Windows 10: How to Run a Periodic Print Job?

  1.    10 Feb 2018 #1

    How to Run a Periodic Print Job?

    I have a Canon Pro-100 photo printer. Many users recommend running a printer nozzle check before 60 hours elapse after printing anything to minimise the head cleaning cycles. Otherwise, the printer will run a cleaning cycle when you next send a print job. Running a periodic nozzle check uses minimal ink compared to letting the printer run cleaning cycles if the printer is left dormant.

    Has anyone automated the task of sending a periodic print job for a nozzle check test pattern to their printer and how did you do this?
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  2. Masterchiefxx17's Avatar
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    Windows 10 Professional 64bit
       10 Feb 2018 #2

    I personally would let the printer operate how its supposed to operate, but if you wanted to send a periodic printing job you could create a batch script to do so. Then use Windows task scheduler to start the script when you please.
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