Epson Artisan 1430 Inkjet Printer

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What should I do if my printout is grainy?
If your printouts are grainy, try these solutions:

  • Make sure you loaded the printable side of the paper faceup in the sheet feeder.

  • Select a higher print quality setting and turn off any high speed settings in your product software.

  • Clean the print head.

  • Align the print head.

  • You may need to increase the image resolution or print a smaller size; see your software documentation.
Related references
Print Head Alignment
Selecting Advanced Print Settings - Windows
Selecting Basic Print Settings - Mac OS X 10.5/10.6/10.7
Selecting Basic Print Settings - Mac OS X 10.4
Selecting Printing Preferences - Mac OS X 10.5/10.6/10.7
Selecting Printing Preferences - Mac IS X 10.4
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Published: January 24, 2012

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