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Lexmark MS331

Lexmark MS331


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Note:  An asterisk (*) next to a value indicates the factory default setting.

    Font Name

  • [List of available fonts] (Courier*)

Select a font from the specified font source.

    Symbol Set

  • [List of available symbol set] (10U PC‑8*)

Specify the symbol set for each font name.

Note:  A symbol set is a set of alphabetic and numeric characters, punctuation, and special symbols. Symbol sets support the different languages or specific programs such as math symbols for scientific text.


  • 0.08–100.00 (10.00*)

Specify the pitch for fixed or monospaced fonts.

Note:  Pitch refers to the number of fixed‑space characters in a horizontal inch of type.


  • Portrait*
  • Landscape

Specify the orientation of text and graphics on the page.

    Lines per Page

  • 1–255

Specify the number of lines of text for each page printed through the PCL® data stream.


  • This menu item activates vertical escapement that causes the selected number of requested lines to print between the default margins of the page.
  • 60 is the U.S. factory default setting. 64 is the international factory default setting.

    PCL5 Minimum Line Width

  • 1–30 (2*)

Set the initial minimum stroke width.

Note:  Jobs printed in 1200 dpi use the value directly.

    PCLXL Minimum Line Width

  • 1–30 (2*)

    A4 Width

  • 198  mm*
  • 203  mm

Set the width of the logical page on A4‑size paper.

Note:  Logical page is the space on the physical page where data is printed.

    Auto CR after LF

  • Off*
  • On

Set the printer to perform a carriage return after a line feed control command.

Note:  Carriage return is a mechanism that commands the printer to move the position of the cursor to the first position on the same line.

    Auto LF after CR

  • Off*
  • On

Set the printer to perform a line feed after a carriage return control command.

    Tray Renumber

  • Assign MP Feeder
  • Assign Tray [x]
  • Assign Manual Paper
  • Assign Manual Envelope

Configure the printer to work with a different print driver or custom application that uses a different set of source assignments to request a given paper source.

Choose from the following options:

  • Off*—The printer uses the factory default paper source assignments.
  • None—The paper source ignores the Select Paper Feed command.
  • 0–199—Select a numeric value to assign a custom value to a paper source.

    Tray Renumber

  • View Factory Defaults

Show the factory default value assigned for each paper source.

    Tray Renumber

  • Restore Defaults

Restore the tray renumber values to their factory defaults.

    Print Timeout

  • 1–255 (90 seconds*)
  • Disabled

Set the printer to end a print job after it has been idle for the specified amount of time in seconds.

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