KX DRIVER 6.2 RELEASE NOTE KX Driver Version 6.2.0827 KYOCERA Document Solutions Europe B.V. 08.09.2014 / CSSD / mbr Driver Release Date: 05.09.2014 Region: Global Supported Operating Systems: OS Windows XP Windows Vista Windows 7 Windows 8 / 8.1 Windows Server 2003 Windows Server 2008 Windows Server 2008R2 Windows Server 2012 Windows Server 2012R2 Supported Languages: User interface Arabic Simplified Chinese Traditional Chinese Czech Danish Dutch English Finnish French German Greek Hebrew Hungarian Italian Version 32/64 bit 32/64 bit 32/64 bit 32/64 bit 32/64 bit 32/64 bit 64 bit 64 bit 64 bit Norwegian Polish Portuguese (Brazilian) Portuguese (Portuguese) Russian Romanian Spanish (Spain) Swedish Turkish Catalan Vietnamese Thai Japanese* Korean *extra version Microsoft WHQL Signed (“Certified”): Yes, for Windows 8/Server 2012R2 and earlier (down to XP) KYOCERA Document Solutions Europe B.V. Recommended installation method: A) Running Setup.exe from the main driver folder, following the instructions. • Guides step by step through either quick installation or user defined installation • Allows installation of multiple printers/MFPs at once • Will identify previous KX driver versions and offer upgrade path • Post installer allows to install additional driver components • Uninstaller allows removing of driver components, tools and fonts from the system B) By using Microsoft Add Printer Wizard • Go to Control Panel\Hardware and Sound\Devices and Printers • Click on ‘Add a printer’, follow the instructions provided by Windows • Point to OEMSETUP.INF file in 32-bit or 64-bit driver folder, depending on your operating system architecture • Select model name from list, start driver installation • Allows installation of one device at a time • Standard Microsoft installation method, possible to run as a script Improvements over previous KX 6.1 version: 1. Application based driver settings (application based profiles) now available for 32-bit and 64-bit operating systems. Example: Create and save a profile with ‘Black, Duplex on, 2 pages per sheet’ and assign it to your favorite email application – these resource-saving settings will automatically become active when printing emails. 2. Skip blank page feature now available for KPDL (Postscript emulation). Feature has already been available for PCL XL before. Please note that skipping blank pages does not work with pass through and GDI modes. KYOCERA Document Solutions Europe B.V. 3. Support for original document sizes A0, A1, A2, B1, B2 and B3 for A3 models (for reduced size printout on A3 or smaller) 4. Support for KYOCERA Net Manager solution (Print&Follow application for streamlined and secure document management). Settings accessible under Device Settings – Administrator – Net Manager. Requires installation of Net Manager support via Maintenance – Optional Printer Components from KX driver installer. 5. Add USA time zone support for EPEAT (Electronic Product Environmental Assessment Tool) regulations 6. Improvement of management mode and private print GUI 7. Support of two punch holes for Letter/Ledger paper 8. Support of Duplex printing from Multi Purpose Tray for FS-1300D/FS-1120D/FS-1320D/ECOSYS P2035d/ECOSYS P2135d Implemented bug fixes: 1. Issue: Line spacing is different between KX driver and Mini driver Status: fixed. 'Disable device font' enabled by default. This forces the usage of system font metrics 2. Issue: Number-of-copies printing is unavailable with the "Reader" of Windows8. Status: fixed. Driver modification, now using number of copies from CopiesPrintTicket 3. Issue: A reduced image is flipped upside down on the printout. Status: fixed. Internal computation updated. 4. Issue: Characters may be missing after a certain number of pages in a mass printing. KYOCERA Document Solutions Europe B.V. Status: fixed. Internal component had memory leak. 5. Issue: Print speed issues with some printers and PCL XL. Status: Fixed. PCL XL strokepath optimization 6. Issue: When KX Driver (KPDL) pass-through is ON, Excel2010 data cannot be printed properly. Status: Fixed. Driver modification. 7. Issue: Speed issues when printing multiple small JPEG images. Status: Fixed. Optimization of PCL XL image compression. 8. Issue: Selecting ‘staple top right’ staples pages top left for some devices using DF-790 Status: Fixed. Driver modification. 9. Issue: Default watermark color not set. Status: Change default watermark color to gray General Known Issues: 1. Issue: When adding a 32-bit driver to a shared printer on a server running a 64-bit version of Windows, the model name may appear multiple times in Share this Printer. Solution: To avoid displaying multiple model names, choose "Have Disk" when using the "Additional Drivers..." option and browse to the x86 driver INF file for the desired model to install it. 2. Issue: Uninstalling a driver installed from a web package. Solution: The web package installer does not place an uninstall link in the Windows start menu. Please run KmUninstall.exe manually from \Program Files\Kyocera. KYOCERA Document Solutions Europe B.V. 3. Issue: After upgrading previous driver versions to KX DRIVER 6.2 using the web package, and then removing the driver at a later time, USB plug-and-play will reinstall the previous driver version. This is a limitation in the way Windows handles device drivers. Solution: Upgrade the driver to the current version after the plugand-play USB setup finishes. 4. Issue: If the KX DRIVER is uninstalled immediately after installation, the uninstallation fails. Solution: Restart the PC and uninstall the KX DRIVER. 5. Issue: Status Monitor is not available from the client side in a serverclient environment on Microsoft Windows Server 2003, 2008/2008 R2 and 2012/2012R2. 6. Issue: USB connected print devices are unable to enter standby and log 0 page jobs. Solution: Disable bidirectional support in the Ports tab of the Printer Properties window 7. Issue: The ICM profile is not installed automatically. Solution: If your specific color printing needs require the ICM profile, please install it manually using Properties → Color Management → Add… . 8. Issue: Pantone® is not available if the device firmware does not support Pantone. 9. Issue: Japanese font substitution is not available if the device firmware does not support Japanese. KYOCERA Document Solutions Europe B.V. 10. Issue: Some Korean characters may not print correctly when the following conditions exist: • Newer Korean fonts (GungSuh and GungSuhChe) are installed on Windows 8 (Korean) and are used for printing. • The device firmware is not up-to-date. • “Substitute device font” or “Allow Native Download” is selected with KPDL Known Issues for Windows: KX DRIVER 6.2 running on Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows Server 2003, 2008/2008 R2 and 2012/2012R2 has the following technical limitations and known issues: 1. Issue: The following advanced driver settings will not be displayed on the Print Preview: outer n-up borders, poster assembly marks, 180degree rotation, color adjustment, gutter, EcoPrint and Prologue/Epilogue. 2. Issue: In Vista, Windows 7 and Windows 8, Custom Paper Size is missing from the paper size list of Windows Photo Gallery. This is a known limitation in Photo Printing Wizard. 3. Issue: KPDL pass through mode fails for some Adobe products. This is a known limitation in Adobe products on Vista, Windows 7 and Windows 8. 4. Issue: Although a user has administration privileges on a machine, the user may not have admin privileges for a printer driver running on the machine. Solution: Run the driver in administrator mode by choosing "Run as Administrator". 5. Issue: An extra blank page prints when a Microsoft Word 2007 document is printed when both mixed paper sizes and duplex is selected. This is a known limitation in Microsoft Word 2007. KYOCERA Document Solutions Europe B.V. 6. Issue: Interactive services dialog detection messages pop-up when printing mixed sized documents in booklet mode on the 64-bit version of Vista. Solution: Click through the dialog and choose to continue or cancel printing in the next screen. 7. Issue: Some objects in Microsoft PowerPoint 2007 are not being printed in Poster mode for 3x3 pages or more. This is a known limitation in Microsoft PowerPoint 2007. 8. Issue: EMF (enhanced metafile) spooling is not available for KPDL printing. 9. Issue: Watermarks are not supported for 64-bit RAW mode. When printing from Adobe applications such as Acrobat Reader in KPDL pass through mode, watermarks will not print. 10. Issue: Smart duplex printing is not supported in booklet mode. 11. Issue: Print Preview is not supported for KPDL pass through mode with applications like Adobe Acrobat. 12. Issue: While Print Preview dialog is active for one document, all other open documents of the same application cannot be accessed. This is a known limitation in Windows. Solution: Close the Print Preview dialog to access the other open documents. 13. Issue: Grid lines may appear on some images in Print Preview because of moiré effects. However it will not affect to the output. 14. Issue: Microsoft PowerPoint 2010 does not print the number of copies that is specified by using Printer Properties. This is a known limitation in Microsoft PowerPoint 2010. Solution: Use the Copies box in Microsoft PowerPoint Print dialog to set the number of copies to print. 15. Issue: In some cases, alternative driver cannot be deleted by Uninstaller. KYOCERA Document Solutions Europe B.V. 16. Issue: In some cases, the driver policy is not reflected for Microsoft Outlook printing. Because Microsoft Outlook 2003 uses Microsoft Word 2003 module to edit emails, checkbox of "Use Microsoft Word 2003" need to be unchecked in the optional settings. 17. Issue: An error message appears when printing from KX DRIVER for Universal Printing (UPD) in a Citrix environment. This occurs when the UPD on the client side cannot communicate with the printer to acquire device information, because the port name on the client side is converted to TCP XXX on the Terminal Services side. Solution: One possible workaround when using Terminal Services with Windows Server 2008, 2008 R2 and 2012 is to use the Easy Print feature. With Easy Print, user interface and print job processing is passed on to the printer driver on the client system without the need to install drivers on the Terminal Server, and thus port information is available and UPD printing can proceed. More information on Terminal Services Easy Print can be found on the Microsoft website at this link: http://technet.microsoft.com/enus/library/cc753853%28v=ws.10%29.aspx 18. Issue: KPDL Pass-through mode does not work when PDL is changed from within an application. Solution: Close the application, change the PDL mode in the Device Settings tab, then reopen the application 19. Issue: Lower panel will not be displayed when Y screen resolution is less than 864. Scale Minimum setting resolution 100% 800 x 600 125% 1024 x 768 150% 1280 x 960 KYOCERA Document Solutions Europe B.V. 20. Issue: Image watermark supports image files up to 256MB. In addition, image watermark with 1000% scaling does not print if the image file has large dimensions (4960x7014 or 6365x9500 pixels, for example). KYOCERA Document Solutions Europe B.V. Supported Models: ECOSYS P2035d FS-2100D FS-C8020MFP TASKalfa 300ci ECOSYS P2135d FS-2100DN FS-C8025MFP TASKalfa 400ci ECOSYS P2135dn FS-3040MFP FS-C8520MFP TASKalfa 500ci ECOSYS P6021cdn FS-3140MFP FS-C8525MFP TASKalfa 552ci ECOSYS P6026cdn FS-3040MFP+ FS-C8026N TASKalfa 300i ECOSYS P6026cdn Type B FS-3140MFP+ FS-C8100DN TASKalfa 420i ECOSYS P6030cdn FS-3540MFP FS-C8100DN+ TASKalfa 520i ECOSYS P7035cdn FS-3640MFP FS-C8500DN TASKalfa 620 ECOSYS M2030dn FS-3820N FS-C8600DN TASKalfa 820 ECOSYS M2035dn FS-3830N FS-C8650DN TASKalfa 3500i ECOSYS M2530dn FS-3900DN KM-1650 TASKalfa 4500i ECOSYS M2535dn FS-3920DN KM-1815 TASKalfa 5500i ECOSYS M3040dn FS-3925DN KM-1820 TASKalfa 6500i ECOSYS M3540dn FS-4000DN KM-2050 TASKalfa 8000i ECOSYS M3040idn FS-4020DN KM-2540 TASKalfa 2550ci ECOSYS M3540idn FS-4025DN KM-2550 TASKalfa 3050ci ECOSYS M3550idn FS-4100DN KM-2560 TASKalfa 3550ci ECOSYS M3560idn FS-4200DN KM-2810 TASKalfa 4550ci ECOSYS M6026cdn FS-4300DN KM-2820 TASKalfa 5550ci ECOSYS M6526cdn FS-6020 KM-3035 TASKalfa 6550ci ECOSYS M6026cdn Type B FS-6026 KM-3040 TASKalfa 7550ci ECOSYS M6526cdn Type B FS-6025MFP KM-3050 TASKalfa 3010i ECOSYS M6026cidn FS-6030MFP KM-3060 TASKalfa 3510i ECOSYS M6526cidn FS-6525MFP KM-4035 TASKalfa 3501i ECOSYS M6026cidn Type B FS-6530MFP KM-4050 TASKalfa 4501i ECOSYS M6526cidn Type B FS-6950DN KM-4530 TASKalfa 5501i FS-1010 FS-6970DN KM-5035 TASKalfa 6501i KYOCERA Document Solutions Europe B.V. FS-1018MFP FS-6975DN KM-5050 TASKalfa 8001i FS-1020D FS-9120DN KM-5530 TASKalfa 2551ci FS-1028MFP FS-9130DN KM-6030 TASKalfa 3051ci FS-1030MFP FS-920 KM-6330 TASKalfa 3551ci FS-1130MFP FS-9520DN KM-7530 TASKalfa 4551ci FS-1035MFP FS-9530DN KM-8030 TASKalfa 5551ci FS-1135MFP FS-C2026MFP KM-C2520 TASKalfa 6551ci FS-1030D FS-C2126MFP KM-C2525E TASKalfa 7551ci FS-1050 FS-C2026MFP+ KM-C2630 FS-820 FS-1100 FS-C2126MFP+ KM-C3225 FS-1800 FS-1110 FS-C2526MFP KM-C3225E FS-1800+ FS-1024MFP FS-C2626MFP KM-C3232 FS-1900 FS-1124MFP FS-C5015N KM-C3232E FS-3800 FS-1118MFP FS-C5016N KM-C4008 FS-C8008N FS-1128MFP FS-C5020N KM-C4035E FS-9100DN FS-1120D FS-C5025N TASKalfa 181 FS-9500DN FS-1300D FS-C5030N TASKalfa 221 KM-1530 FS-1320D FS-C5100DN TASKalfa 255 KM-2030 FS-1350DN FS-C5200DN TASKalfa 305 KM-2530 FS-1370DN FS-C5300DN TASKalfa 205c KM-3530 FS-1920 FS-C5350DN TASKalfa 255c KM-4030 FS-2000D FS-C5400DN TASKalfa 265ci KM-C830 FS-2020D FS-C5150DN TASKalfa 266ci KM-C850 FS-2025D FS-C5250DN TASKalfa 250ci KYOCERA Document Solutions Europe B.V. Disclaimer: All information provided without guarantee and subject to change without notice. KYOCERA Document Solutions Europe B.V.
* Your assessment is very important for improving the work of artificial intelligence, which forms the content of this project