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Lexmark MS818

Lexmark MS818

Time changes after accessing Diagnostics Menu

Issue description

After accessing the Diagnostics Menu, the hour and the minutes keep changing in the Current Date and Time setting.

Time before accessing the Diagnostics MenuTime after accessing the Diagnostics Menu


  1. Check the printer’s current firmware (FW). Checking the latest Lexmark printer firmware for steps on how to check the printer's current FW.

If the firmware is already updated, skip Step 2 and go directly to Step 3.

  1. Update the printer firmware (FW) to PE release version P698. To obtain this version, contact Lexmark tech support.

Updating the Lexmark printer firmware for steps on updating the FW.

  1. Should the issue persist, please escalate the call to Lexmark 3rd Level support for further diagnosis.

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