Re: Extra garbage on Printer Test Page
A guess is that the Netgear unit is adding the garbage that can be in unused
buffer space. I have no idea if this is a hardware or software buffer, or if
the problem is in Netgear's firmware (as I suspect) (I've had this sort of
thing occur in the past with poorly written software for lan based printer
"Graeme Churchard" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
>I have installed a Brother HL-5150D printer through a Netgear FWG114P
>Firewall/Print Server. My computer is running Vista Home Premium 64 bit.
> When I Print Test Page I get all that I would expect on a test page PLUS 4
> lines of some garbage ( W6S9CS/EC8/ etc).
> This is just below where it says Printer Test Page.
> In other printing I sometimes have to make several attempts to get the
> printer to start and often get what was previously asked for printing
> first. Eventually you get good printing.
> What is going on and how do I fix it?