The printer is a very necessary tool to print various documents in multiple formats. It’s the only source of technology to get the hard copy of our document. Sometimes, users face multiple issues such as printer not working, driver issues, and other printing problems. These errors occur when we wish to print a particular document, and something goes wrong with the printer or your system. One of such error is “ioerror offending command image” and is usually arises due to disk issue inside the printer.
“ioerror Offending Command” is a PostScript error that is caused when something exceeds the memory of language or interpreter’s limit of printer’s PostScript. It also occurs when an image inside the document has a high resolution than the limit, or it is too large than it should be. In this case, you can’t edit the particular image that flashing issues.
Abide by these instructions if you wish to troubleshoot this annoying printer issues attached with your PC:
Printing the Document as Image
First and foremost, launch Adobe Acrobat Reader on your device.
Next, launch your desired document of which you wish to take a print.
Then, tap two keys at one go: Ctrl and P. Alternatively, you can hit the File tab and then select the option Print.
A Print window will open with various options, and you have to choose your desired printer.
Hit the Tab “Advanced.”
Navigate to the window “Advanced Print Setup” and then mark the checkbox “Print As Image.”
After that, hit the OK tab to continue. This action will save the changes that you have made to your device.
At last, tap on Print, and your document will print smoothly with no issue.
Isolating System Level Printing Issues
First and foremost, check whether the issue is arising with multiple applications or programs. If yes, then it is definitely the issue of your printer.
These printing errors occur due to:
Incompatible hard disk space
Corrupted and Improper Font Orientation
Corrupted system disks or files.
Infected driver issues
Network Connectivity and Hardware Issues
In case you wish to fix this issue, then ensure that you are using recently updated PostScript printer drivers.
Then, check and ensure that your device has sufficient free hard disk space before sending your file to the interpreter, especially when you wish to print a big data.
Now, check the network connection on your printer and PC, too, as it may affect your interpreter that tends it to work slowly.
In case you are facing with bad connection issue, then unplug the printer cord and then plug it again to the device for smooth functioning.
Then, ensure that your PostScript printer is facing no difficulty with the latest PostScript Code.
In case you are using an old printer, then that maybe doesn’t detect those latest codes of your Printer’s PostScript.
Isolating File Specific Issues and Programs
Pursue these guidelines to fix the issue by isolating your programs and specific issues:
In case you are an Acrobat Reader user, then try to reset your printer’s Preference Settings. You may take the help of Adobe Reader’s tips by navigating the official website.
Now, make sure that there are no pending updates available. If any, then it is recommended to install them on your device, and after that, check for further improvements.
If you wish to take the help of built-in troubleshooting tool of Acrobat Reader, then follow these instructions:
In the beginning, tap on the “Help” button.
After that, choose the option “Repair Installation.”
Now, follow all the screen displaying instructions to complete the rest of the process.
Isolating File specific Issues
Firstly, check and scan that the problem is related to a particular file or data. To do so, pursue these points:
Launch secondary PDF file and try to get a printed copy.
In case the system flashes the issue with the specific file, then perform these workarounds:
Expand your PDF file in MS Word.
Then hit the option “Enable Editing” located at the uppermost section of the page.
After that, tap on the “File” tab and after that hit the “Save As” button there.
Now, choose a particular folder to save your file.
Hit the Pull-drop menu for expanding various options.
Then, choose the option “PDF.”
Press the “Save” tab.
Now, expand your File under PDF and scan for any further improvements regarding the same.
Note: In case you are still facing printer issues, then it is also advised to run a reliable and authenticated repair tool as there might be some system files that got corrupted, and they are flashing issues.
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