HP LaserJet 4200 Printer

The LaserJet 4200 printer can be set to print duplex. In order to print duplex it is necessary to pass special options to the printer which can be done using the xlp graphical interface or on the command line with the lp command.

The duplex printing options for lp are listed below:

lp Options Printer Output
Duplex=None Single Sided
Duplex=DuplexTumble Duplex Short Edge Binding
Duplex=DuplexNoTumble Duplex Long Edge Binding (Default)

Windows Configuration

The table below lists the Windows driver options that need to be set.

Driver Option Value
Tray 3 500 Sheet Tray
Duplex Unit Installed
Memory 64MB

Windows Print Properties

Paper Type

The paper type should be set to A4 Plain.

Under the Advanced tab of the printer properties, select the Printing Defaults... button. Under Finishing Options check the Print On Both Sides option to configure the printer to print duplex by default.