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HP OfficeJet Pro 7740 Wide Format All-in-One Printer

need to add a custom size for  printing  checks

 

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@Suibemah 

 

Welcome to the HP Community Forum.

 

Assuming recent Windows for the sake of the answer provided.

To the extent reasonable, parts of the answer might be relevant to other Operating Systems.

 

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- Printer supported Custom Paper sizes and paper types / weights -

 

 Printer Specifications for HP OfficeJet Pro 7740 Wide Format All-in-One Printer (G5J38A)

Media sizes, custom (metric)
Tray 1: 76 x 127 to 297 x 420 mm
Media sizes, custom (U.S. standard)
Tray 1: 3 x 5 to 11.7 x 17 in
Media types
Plain; HP EcoFFICIENT; HP Premium Presentation Matte 120g; HP Tri-fold Brochure Glossy 180g; HP Brochure Matte 180g; HP Brochure Glossy 180g; HP Advanced Photo Papers; Light 60-74g; Envelopes 20 to 24 lb

 

and

Media Size (facet)Letter; A4; Legal; B5; Tabloid; A3
Media Sizes Custom (imperial)Tray 1: 3 x 5 to 11.7 x 17 in; Tray 2: 8.5 x 11 to 11.7 x 17 in
Media Sizes Custom (metric)Tray 1: 76 x 127 to 297 x 420 mm; Tray 2: 210 x 297 to 297 x 420 mm
Media TypesPlain; HP EcoFFICIENT; HP Premium Presentation Matte 120g; HP Tri-fold Brochure Glossy 180g; HP Brochure Matte 180g; HP Brochure Glossy 180g; HP Advanced Photo Papers; Light 60-74g
Media Weight Recommended (imperial)16 to 28 lb, bond
Media Weight Recommended (metric)60 to 105 g/m²

 

Reference

HP Brochure / HP Professional paper are both 180 gsm.

 

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- Printer Software -

 

If you have not done so,

Install the Full Feature Software / full driver printer software

 

Full Details Page - Driver - For your Printer

>>> Full Feature Software - Web Pack Installation Package - Information and Download <<<

HP OfficeJet Pro 7740 Wide Format All-in-One Print and Scan Driver and Accessories 

After the software is installed, Restart the computer and log in

 

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- Create the Custom Paper Size Form -

 

HP Document: HP Printers - Creating Custom Paper Sizes

 

Example - Windows - Custom Paper Size Form

Custom_Paper_Size_Form_Examples_7Custom_Paper_Size_Form_Examples_7

 

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-  Change Paper - Alert the Printer - Tray and Paper -

 

Change the paper in the paper tray according to the instructions in the User Guide

NOTE: Tray 2 supports only plain paper A4 or Letter-size and larger. Do not load paper while the
printer is printing.

 

Right after loading paper, alert the printer to the change

Use the Printer Control Panel to modify the current size / type

OR

Use the Embedded Web Server (EWS) - Tray and Paper

 

EWS – Browser – Tray and Paper Management

Open your favorite browser > type / enter Printer IP address into URL / Address bar

Tab Settings > Preferences > Tray and Paper Management

Model Dependent:  Advanced section

Click Apply to save changes

 

Example - Tray and Paper

EWS_9025_Preferences_Tray_and_Paper_Management_All_9EWS_9025_Preferences_Tray_and_Paper_Management_All_9

 

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