Chapter 14 - Advanced Printers & Scanners

This chapter explores the functionality of printers and scanners. You will learn how to maintain, install, and repair these devices in both local and network configurations. The chapter discusses safety hazards, configuration procedures, preventive maintenance, and printer and scanner sharing.

After completing this chapter, you will meet these objectives:

  • Describe potential safety hazards and safety procedures associated with printers and scanners.
  • Install and configure a local printer and scanner.
  • Describe how to share a printer and a scanner on a network.
  • Upgrade and configure printers and scanners.
  • Describe printer and scanner preventive maintenance techniques.
  • Troubleshoot printers and scanners.

Complete the following Chapter 14 Questions

Additional Resources

Evolution of Printing Technology

Laser Printer Components Game

How Scanners Work

Help a customer choose between Laser or Inkjet