Do I need to use MICR toner when printing cheques?

Answer MICR toner should be used in the printing of any company checks. MICR--Magnetic Ink Character Recognition--magnetizes the ink so that bank machines can scan and "read" the checks. Manual entry is m... Read More »

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What Is MICR Toner?

MICR stands for "Magnetic Ink Character Recognition." Banks use MICR toner for printing checks and other important documents to facilitate transaction processing and help with fraud reduction.

Can i use an inkjet/deskjet type printer with a micr toner?

You can use Magnetic Ink Character Recognition (MICR) toner in regular inkjet and deskjet printers, but you should avoid this because it may not produce checks of high enough quality that a bank wi... Read More »

What Determines When Toner Sticks to the Drum During The Laser Printing Process?

The drum is the heart of laser printing. A form of xerography, laser printing paints the drum surface with laser light so that parts of the drum will pick up toner and other parts won'. The toner i... Read More »

How do you fool a toner sensor on canon copier toner 104?

Why would you want to fool it. The sensor has a mechanical purpose in the copier, it tells you when you need to replace the toner.