Print and Smear

Your USB-connected inkjet printer is smearing the text of every line on every page you print, even text from different applications. Which of these would be the best method for troubleshooting this issue?


When printing a document on your laser printer, you find that all of the text on the page smears when touched. What is the most likely cause of this issue?

CompTIA A+ 220-702: 1.5 – Troubleshooting Printer Problems

Resolving printer issues is one of the more challenging aspects of your CompTIA A+ career. The printing process includes different devices, network connections, and moving parts. In this video, you’ll learn how to gather troubleshooting information, identify solutions, and resolve some of the most common printing issues.