Lexmark Forms Printer 2581n
Energy Star

In the Box

  • Lexmark Forms Printer 2581n
  • Standard yield re-inking ribbon
  • Power cord
  • Software and documentation CD
  • Setup sheet
  • Safety instruction sheet
  • Operator panel overlay

Ethernet, USB or parallel cables are not included. Please purchase separately.

Tech Specs

Part Number
11C2663
Print Technology
9-Pin Dot Matrix
Print Speeds
Up to 304 cps Draft @12 cpi
Up to 510 cps Fast Draft @ 12cpi
Up to 76 cps Near Letter Quality @ 12 cpi
Maximum Print Line (mm)
345.4 mm
Mean Time Between Failures (MTBF)
12,500 POH @ 25% duty cycle
Resolution
240 x 144 dots per inch
Memory
512 KB
Linux Operating Systems Supported
Red Hat Enterprise Linux WS 3.0, 4.0, 5.0
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 8.0, 9.0, 10, 11
Debian GNU/Linux 3.1, 4.0
Linspire Linux 5.0
SUSE Linux 10.0, 10.1, 10.2
Microsoft Windows Operating Systems Supported
Windows 2000
Windows NT (4.00/4.00 Server)
Windows Me
Windows XP
Windows Server 2003
Windows 98 2nd Edition
Windows XP x64
Windows Server 2003 x64
Windows Vista
Windows Vista x64
Windows Server 2008
Windows Server 2008 x64
Windows 7
Windows 7 x64
Windows Server 2008 R2
Novell Operating Systems Supported
Novell® Open Enterprise Server for Netware with NDS, iPrint or Novell Distributed Print Services (NDPS)
Novell NetWare® 3.2, 4.2 (bindery)
Novell NetWare 4.2, 5.x and 6.x (NDS)
Novell NetWare 5.x, 6.x with iPrint or Novell Distributed Print Services (NDPS)
UNIX Operating Systems Supported
Sun Solaris SPARC 8, 9, 10
IBM AIX 5.1, 5.2, 5.3
Sun Solaris x86 10
HP-UX 11.11
Web Browsers for Embedded Web Server
Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.x, 6.x
Netscape Navigator 6.x, 7.x
Apple Mac OS X Safari 1.0
Mozilla FireFox 1.0
Paper Handling Standard
Front Tractor Feeder
Paper Handling Optional
Automatic Sheet Feeder (wide)
Tractor 2 (wide)
Media Types Supported
Multi-part forms - Up to 1+5 Parts (up to 0.51 mm paper thickness)
Single-part forms - 60 to 90 gsm (0.11 mm paper thickness)
Forms or Paper - 60 to 90 gsm (0.11mm maximum paper thickness)
Media Sizes Supported
Single-part or multi-part continuous forms (406 mm maximum page width, 76 mm minimum page width, 559 mm maximum page length, 76 mm minimum page length)
Wide sheet fed paper (364 mm maximum page width, 105 mm minimum page width, 559 mm maximum page length, 139 mm minimum page length)
Single-part or multi-part cut forms (420 mm maximum page width, 76 mm minimum page width, 559 mm maximum page length, 76 mm minimum page length)
Standard Ports
Ethernet 10/100BaseTX (RJ-45)
USB
Optional Network Ports
External MarkNet™ N7020e Gigabit Ethernet
Ethernet Network
Yes
Network Protocol Support
TCP/IP IPv4
IPX/SPX
TCP/IP IPv6
Network Printing Methods
LPR/LPD
Direct IP (Port 9100)
IPP (Internet Printing Protocol)
NDS Queue-based Printing
Enhanced IP (Port 9400)
FTP, TFTP
Network Management Protocols
HTTP
HTTPs (SSL/TLS)
SNMPv1, SNMPv2c
SNMPv3
WINS
SLPv1
IGMP
APIPA (AutoIP)
DHCP
ICMP
DNS
Network Security1
SSL Enabled Embedded Web Server (HTTPS)
SNMPv3
TCP/IP port access control
802.1x Authentication: MD5, MSCHAPv2, LEAP, PEAP, TLS, TTLS
IPSec
TCP/IP Set of Application Services
Zero configuration
DDNS, mDNS
NTP: Network Time Protocol
ping, finger, telnet
Printer Languages (Standard)
Epson Emulation
Personal Printer Data Stream (PPDS)
Okidata MICROLINE Emulation
Text Fonts
Fast Draft, Draft, Courier, Gothic
10, 12, 15, 17.1, 20 cpi
Proportional Spaced (PS)
Bar Codes
EAN-8
UPC-A
Code 3 of 9
UPC-E
Codabar (NW-7)
EAN-13
Interleaved 2 of 5
Industrial 2 of 5
Code 128
US Postal (POSTNET 5-digit ZIP Code)
Supplies Yield
Optional 8 million characters (draft mode at 10 cpi)- Re-Inking Ribbon
Standard 4 million characters (draft mode at 10 cpi) - Re-Inking Ribbon
Packaged Size (mm - H x W x D)
325 x 751 x 408 mm
Packaged Weight, kg
12.3 kg
Size (mm - H x W x D)
195 x 634 x 290 mm
Weight
9.8 kg
Noise Level, Idle
0 dBA
Noise Level (Print), Operating
56 dBA
ENERGY STAR
Yes
Average Power (Printing)
38 watts
Product Warranty
2 Year LexExpress Warranty
Product Certifications
Energy Star, UL 60950-1, CSA, FCC Class B, CB IEC 60950-1, SEMKO, GS (TÜV), CE Class B, SMA C-Tick
Specified Operating Environment
Humidity: 8 to 90% Relative Humidity
Temperature: 10 to 40°C
UNSPSC Code
43212102
1This product includes software developed by the OpenSSL Project for use in the OpenSSL Toolkit.

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