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Lexmark XS798

Lexmark XS798

How to Print the Color Samples on Single-Function and Multifunction Color Laser Devices


Color Samples are print-sample pages for each of the Red-Green-Blue (RGB) and Cyan-Magenta-Yellow-Black (CMYK) color conversion tables used in the printer. They consist of a series of colored boxes along with the RGB or CMYK combination that creates the color observed. Click here to see a sample. You can use them to help decide which combinations to utilize in order to get the desired printed output.

How to Print on a Single Function Device

1. Press the Menu Button.2. Select Settings.3. Select Quality Menu.4. Press Color Sample. Check the table below for the list of available Color Samples.

How to Print on a Multi-Function Device

1. Press the Menu Key.2. Select Settings.3. Select Printer Settings.4. Select Quality Menu.5. Press Color Samples. Check the table below for the list of available Color Samples.

List of Color Samples

Click on the link to see a sample printout

sRGB Vivid

sRGB Display

Display – True Black


Vivid CMYK



How to Access Color Samples on Embedded Web Server (EWS)

Color Samples can be accessed through EWS if the printer is connected on a network. To do this:

1. Launch your Internet Explorer browser.2. Type the Printer’s IP Address on the browser’s address bar.3. Click Configuration on the left pane.4. Click to select Color Samples.

Sample EWS Page
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Still need help?

Please contact Lexmark Technical Support if you need additional assistance.
When calling for support, you will be asked for your machine/model type and Serial Number (SN).

Please call from near the printer in case the technician on the phone asks you to perform a task involving the printer.


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