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Why is Printer and Plotter Maintenance Important?

Keeping your printer / plotter in good condition is important!
Keeping your printer / plotter in good condition is important!

When it comes to the printers you use regularly, it’s important to make sure that they’re working as efficiently as possible. Making sure it’s regularly serviced and checked can save you a lot of expenses down the line and keep the printer/plotter all healthy and up to date, giving it the ability for a longer life.


Here’s some reasons on why you should look after your printer/plotter…


Lifespan – Having your printer/plotter checked on a regular basis can help it work as efficiently as possible. If your printer fails due to some kind of malfunction inside the machine, you may have to spend a lot of money to fix it, or you may even have to buy a new one. Paying maintenance fees reduces any risk that it will break, preventing purchasing new equipment!

Software Updates – Keeping the firmware on your printer/plotter up to date ensures that everything runs as smoothly and efficiently as possible. Any corruptions or printing mistakes can be avoided by having the most recent update.

Saves Costs – Of course, the purpose of having your machine serviced on a regular basis is to prevent it from breaking down in the long run. This saves a lot of money and time, as a new printer/plotter can be quite expensive.

Efficient Cartridge Life – If you’re getting toner emissions from your printer or plotter, it’s because you’re using more ink than usual in the cartridge. As a result, you’ll have to replace cartridges frequently, which will cost you a lot of money. Toner cartridges are costly to purchase, so you should make the most of them while also ensuring that they last a long time.


Our engineers are qualified to look at, and service your printers and plotters, with a next day service.

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System Force IT provides 24/7 IT support and engineering help with all our services. Our IT infrastructure management team are responsible for the backbone of your business. Monitoring and maintaining both physical and virtual services in real-time