Functionality switching for MICR printing

CAFC
  • US 6,909,856 B2
  • Filed: 09/24/2003
  • Issued: 06/21/2005
  • Est. Priority Date: 10/01/2002
  • Status: Active Grant
First Claim
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1. A method of operating an electrographic printing machine, comprising the steps of:

  • installing one of a plurality of toning stations into the printing machine, each of the plurality of toning stations associated with a toner type, and having an indicator corresponding to the toner type;

    sensing the indicator of the installed one of the plurality of toning stations to determine the toner type of the installed one of the plurality of toning stations;

    responsive to the sensing step determining that the installed one of the plurality of toning stations corresponds to toner of a first type, selecting a set of process setpoints associated with the toner of the first type; and

    operating the printing machine to electrographically print images using the selected set of process setpoints and the installed one of the toning stations.

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