This chapter provides basic information for using the SHARP AL-1000 series printer and its
The AL-1000 series machines can be used as a copier and a laser printer. This manual
describes only the printer features of the machine. To use an AL-1000 series machine as a
copier and to learn additional information which relates to both the copier and printer features,
see the copier manual. To get full use of all printer features, familiarize yourself with this manual.
For quick reference during printer use, keep this manual in a handy location.
Conventions used in this manual
In this manual, the following icons are used to provide the user with information pertinent to the
use of the machine.
Windows, MS-DOS, Windows NT and Windows Printing System are trademarks of Microsoft
Corporation in the U.S.A. and other countries.
IBM, PC/AT and OS/2 are trademarks of International Business Machines Corporation.
HP, LaserJet and PCL are trademarks of the Hewlett-Packard Company.
All other trademarks and copyrights are the property of their respective owners.
Warns the user that injury to the user or damage to the machine may result if
the contents of the warning are not properly followed.
Cautions the user that damage to the machine or one of its components may
result if the contents of the caution are not properly followed.
Notes provide information relevant to the machine regarding specifications,
functions, performance, operation and such, that may be useful to the user.
When you try to execute printing while copying is being performed, printing
will be executed after copying is finished.
When you try to make a copy while printing is being performed, printing will
be interrupted and you can make a copy. Printing will be resumed after copying