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Lexmark Forms Printer 2581n+

Lexmark Forms Printer 2581n+

How to Perform Network NVRAM Reset on Lexmark 2580n+, 2581n+, 2590n+, and 2591n+ Forms (Dot Matrix) Printers

Overview

This document outlines the steps to reset the NVRAM of a network-capable Lexmark 25xxn+ Forms (Dot Matrix) printers.


NOTES:

    • NVRAM reset is usually performed to refresh the printer’s network configuration.
    • The suffix “n” on the model number indicates that the printer is network capable.

Procedure

StepAction

1

Turn the printer OFF by pressing and holding the START/STOP button until the POWER LED turns orange/amber.

2

Move the printhead all the way to the left or to the home position.

3

Using a blunt-pointed object (a ballpoint pen cover, for example), gently press and hold the button located in a small opening just above the printer's Ethernet port. Click here to see its location.

4

Turn ON the printer by tapping START/STOP button once while still pressing and holding the network button.

5

Release the network button once printhead initializes or after the printhead moves back and forth from the home position.

Still need help?

Please contact Lexmark Technical Support if you need additional assistance.
NOTE:
When calling for support, you will be asked for your machine/model type and serial number (SN). If you need help locating these, How to Locate the Serial Number on a Lexmark 24xx/25xx/25xx+ Series Forms (Dot Matrix) Printer.

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

LEGACY ID: HO3826

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