That cartridge is around here somewhere

What part of the laser printing process removes all toner from the photosensitive drum?

A) Transferring

B) Fusing

C) Cleaning

D) Corona charging

E) Are we out of toner again?

The answer: C) Cleaning

The cleaning process is considered either the last or the first step of the laser printing process. Before a new page can be printed, all of the excess toner must be cleaned from the photosensitive drum.

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