Apple AirPrint with Sharp Printer Error – “The printer is paused.”

We’ve learned that the Sharp printers that are able to AirPrint from iPhones and iPads have issues printing encrypted(password protected) PDF files. If you try to AirPrint an encrypted PDF, you’ll get an error with the machine’s model and serial number that says “The printer is paused.” To workaround this issue you’ll have to either … Read more…

How To Scan a 2 Sided Document on a Sharp Printer/Scanner

Scan a 2 Sided Document on a Sharp Scanner A frequently asked question when scanning with our scanners is how to scan a 2 sided document on a Sharp machine.   It’s quite simple, you just need to know where to look. You can also activate a “Blank Page Skip” feature to erase any blank pages … Read more…

How To Print on Heavy Paper on Sharp Printer

We are often asked how to print on heavy paper on the Sharp copier/printers. Once you know how it works it is quite simple to manage. This is a two part process. The first part takes place at your PC before you print the file. The second part takes place at the touch screen of the … Read more…

Sharp Waste Toner Box – Emptying Process

How To Empty Your Sharp Waste Toner Box: Video Instructions for 2015 and older models: Video instructions for 2016 and newer color models:   After you’ve been using your Sharp copier/printer/scanner for a while, you’ll get a message that reads like the image below, “The waste toner box will be needed soon. (Prepare a new … Read more…

How To Enable Sharp Apple AirPrint

Sharp Apple AirPrint is a solution that allows you to print to AirPrint enabled printers directly from your Apple devices without installing any drivers or software packages. It’s like magic! AirPrint to Sharp printers with iPhone / iPad / iPod touch / and Mac OSX computers. Sharp has enabled AirPrint on all of the most recently … Read more…

Sharp Toner Recycling Program

Sharp Toner Recycling Program Sharp Electronics offers a FREE program to recycle toner cartridges. Whenever you pull out an empty toner and put a new one in, visit SharpUSA.com to directly request a bulk kit for 3 shipping labels and boxes to send your empty toners back. This toner recycling program is absolutely free to any … Read more…

How To Replace Staple Cartridge in Sharp Multifunctional Printer

  Here’s a quick tutorial on replacing the staple cartridge in your Sharp multifunctional printer. Something like 1/100 customers will ever do this, but we’re here for the 1%.   To order a new box of staples just fill out the form on the request supplies page or call 281-351-5128. Staples are NOT included in … Read more…

How To Remove Lines from Copies/Prints on a Sharp Copier

  Follow along with “Copier Collin” for a quick demo on getting those pesky lines off of your copies and prints with your Sharp copier. If this procedure doesn’t help, schedule a service call for someone to come out and take a look with you. Your copier likes to be properly maintained. You might as … Read more…