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Orange arrow “A robot was found but no drive was found” error when opening PTPublisher on Mac.

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  “A robot was found but no drive was found” error when opening PTPublisher on Mac. Typically, this means the drive in the Bravo is not being recognized by the Mac. Go to Apple – About this Mac – More Info – Hardware - Disc Burning. You should see an extra CD...
Orange arrow The arm and cartridges slam into the sides of the unit or move in fast jerking motions back and forth. (Bravo/BravoPro/Signature)

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  The arm and cartridges slam into the sides of the unit or move in fast jerking motions back and forth. The encoder belt may have slipped out of its track in the back of the head carriage unit or it may have become unseated from the posts on either side of the unit. The print head carriage has a ...
Orange arrow How to Disable Driver Signature Enforcement in Windows 8.

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  How to Disable Driver Signature Enforcement in Windows 8. From the Metro Start Screen, open Settings (move your mouse to the bottom-right-corner of the screen and wait for the pop-out bar to appear, then click the Gear icon). Click ‘Change PC Settings’. Click ‘General’....
Orange arrow What specific rights are required in the Windows registry?

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  What specific rights are required in the Windows registry? Check permissions on two folders in the registry. To access the registry, go to Start – Run on Windows XP or click the Start (Windows logo) - All Programs - Accessories - Run on Windows Vista and Windows 7. Type in regedit and cl...
Orange arrow Unable to change the inner diameter or outer margin of the printed disc. (PTPublisher Mac)

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  Unable to change the inner diameter or outer margin of the printed disc. (PTPublisher Mac) 1. Make sure the image you are printing does not already have the inner diameter or outer margin built into the image. Some designers add the cropped inner circle and outer margin into the design using thei...
Orange arrow Error - multiple discs have been placed in the recorder or printer but they were not - Problems picking last disc from bin - It says it is empty but it is not - After the last disc is picked, a flash

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  For BravoPro Xi, 4100 or 4200 Series Only: 1. In PTPublisher, Go to the Tools Menu - Calibrate the Disc Publisher. (For Mac: Go to the PTPublisher Menu - Calibrate Robot)2. Find the "Other Calibrations" section at the bottom.3. If the error occurred after the disc was placed in the printer, click ...
Orange arrow I receive the error when printing from PTPublisher 'No compatible devices found, would you like to print on plain paper?' (PTPublisher)

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  I receive the error when printing from PTPublisher 'No compatible devices found, would you like to print on plain paper?' (PTPublisher) There are three possible reasons this error occurs: 1. More than one version of SureThing is installed on the computer. Check to make sure only one version o...
Orange arrow What is the difference between RGB and CMYK Color environments? What are PMS (Spot) colors?

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  What is the difference between RGB and CMYK Color environments? What are PMS (Spot) colors? “CMYK”, “RGB” Each of these acronyms refers to a method of building colors for different environments. RGB The one that you are perhaps most familiar with (or aware of) is RGB. I...
Orange arrow Discs are rejected with burn or recording engine errors. I receive software error 101 or burned discs are rejected down the center chute (PTPublisher).

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  Before troubleshooting a burning problem consider the following questions: When does the burn failure occur? The PTPublisher software can reject the disc as bad at any time during a burn. It is often important to determine when the reject occurs. If it occurs immediately at the beginning of a bu...
Orange arrow How do I send my product in for repair? How much is it? Where do I send it?

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  Please contact technical support via phone, email or chat before sending your product in for repair. If they determine that the product needs repair, they will send you a Return Material Authorization (RMA) document which includes the RMA number, packing instructions and the shipping address of our...
Orange arrow My cartridge is drying out, printing with missing colors or printing with poor quality. How do I clean my cartridge? (LX500, Bravo SE-3, Bravo 4200 Series)

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  A. Update Firmware. Update to the latest firmware version. You can update firmware within PTPublisher or the Status Monitor. B. Clean the Cartridge. If the cartridge has not been used for some time it is possible that the inkjet nozzles may dry out. Remove the cartridge from the printer an...
Orange arrow How do I completely remove and reinstall a Primera printer driver on Mac OSX 10.5 - 10.12

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  1. Unplug the USB cable from the back of your unit. 2. Go to Apple - System Preferences - Print & Fax. 3. Select your printer listed on the left pane of the window and click the minus (-) button. 4. Delete the files/folders from the following from the HD. To find this folder, Se...
Orange arrow Why does lowering burn speed produce fewer errors and better quality discs?

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  Why does lowering burn speed produce fewer errors and better quality discs? Below is an example of an actual test performed to show the advantage of lowering the burn speed. Test 1 - A fifty disc burn at 52x with 700 MB of data produced 3 errors out of fifty. (Average Time per disc 3:18)* ...
Orange arrow My image is not printing centered on my discs

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  My image is not printing centered on my discs This may be due to: 1. Ink on the Print Tray. Clean any excess ink that has accumulated on the printer tray with rubbing alcohol and a paper towel. Ink can cause the disc to stick on the tray and NOT slide into the correct position for printing. This ...
Orange arrow Discs are printing with poor quality or missing colors. (4100 Series)

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  Try the following solutions: 1. Change the Cartridge. Check your cartridge levels. If the lowest percentage color corresponds to a missing color in your print, replace that cartridge. Even if the software reports that the cartridge has 30% ink remaining, it may still be empty and need to be replac...

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