• Rusty.Harris's Avatar
    20 Hours Ago
    Rusty.Harris replied to a thread 8508A blur image in Toshiba
    Well, it wasn't the fuser. I'm having the tech do the image dimsional adjustements... You know the distance between the 1st & 20th, 2nd & bla bla...
    6 replies | 318 view(s)
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    1 Day Ago
    Had a strange one where the customer (university) wouldn't change the admin password from default. Almost every Monday, I'd get a call (EBN) that it...
    1 replies | 166 view(s)
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    1 Day Ago
    Rusty.Harris replied to a thread 8508A blur image in Toshiba
    Yep, looks pretty much like it. Told the tech, before you swap out the fuser, stop the machine before the paper moves from the alignment roller &...
    6 replies | 318 view(s)
  • MarkG52's Avatar
    2 Days Ago
    MarkG52 replied to a thread 8508A blur image in Toshiba
    I think you are spot on Rusty.
    6 replies | 318 view(s)
  • Rusty.Harris's Avatar
    2 Days Ago
    Rusty.Harris started a thread 8508A blur image in Toshiba
    Tech brought me one. This ONLY happens in letter-r mode. Letter mode is perfect. Image, from lead edge to about halfway looks fine. From half way...
    6 replies | 318 view(s)
  • Rusty.Harris's Avatar
    3 Days Ago
    Brave is a chrome engine, but has more privacy.
    5 replies | 264 view(s)
  • Rusty.Harris's Avatar
    4 Days Ago
    I typically use the brave browser. I cannot get it to access using brave, IE, or edge. But it will load, with Google Chrome.
    5 replies | 264 view(s)
  • MarkG52's Avatar
    4 Days Ago
    I had trouble one day last week. Now from my primary computer I get "That was a bad request" when I try to add something to cart in supplies or Parts...
    5 replies | 264 view(s)
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    4 Days Ago
    Rusty.Harris replied to a thread ADI HDD and SATA HDD in Toshiba
    Didn't know he had asked this before. Apparently he won't read?
    9 replies | 391 view(s)
  • Rusty.Harris's Avatar
    6 Days Ago
    Rusty.Harris replied to a thread Firmware in Toshiba
    If it has ever had an ADI wipe drive, it cannot be reverted back to a non wipe drive.
    9 replies | 485 view(s)
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    6 Days Ago
    Rusty.Harris replied to a thread ADI HDD and SATA HDD in Toshiba
    The ADI or "wipe" drive is a specific HDD that comes standard in every Toshiba TEC copier. You cannot replace it with a standard HDD, as these ADI...
    9 replies | 391 view(s)
  • Rusty.Harris's Avatar
    1 Week Ago
    Connectors are usually different, probably won't "fit".
    1 replies | 200 view(s)
  • Rusty.Harris's Avatar
    1 Week Ago
    Rusty.Harris started a thread New Edocs coming in Xerox
    Service manager was in a webinar with Xerox, said the new edocs for viewing xerox manuals are on the way. Anyone know which browser, if any, they...
    0 replies | 123 view(s)
  • Rusty.Harris's Avatar
    1 Week Ago
    Last couple days, it's like the site isn't there. One tech said it finally came up, but was the OLD site, which they got rid of at the beginning of...
    5 replies | 264 view(s)
  • MarkG52's Avatar
    1 Week Ago
    MarkG52 replied to a thread Hey Rusty in Toshiba
    Yep. YC with TABS has been in contact with LTL carrier. They are trying to find it.
    9 replies | 396 view(s)
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    1 Week Ago
    MarkG52 replied to a thread Hey Rusty in Toshiba
    Yikes!
    9 replies | 396 view(s)
  • Rusty.Harris's Avatar
    1 Week Ago
    Got handed a demo 7836 that SOMEONE changed the default admin password. Tried the s/n, 1111 still won't let me in. Someone must have change it....
    1 replies | 160 view(s)
  • Rusty.Harris's Avatar
    1 Week Ago
    Rusty.Harris replied to a thread [Electrical] HDD Problem in Toshiba
    I forget where the cutoff was, but some of the older machines came with a standard HDD, but, you could upgrade them to an ADI wipe drive. If it...
    5 replies | 341 view(s)
  • MarkG52's Avatar
    2 Weeks Ago
    MarkG52 replied to a thread Hey Rusty in Toshiba
    Not whining, nor living under a rock. I totally understand delays and backorders on parts/equipment/etc coming across the big water, but when a...
    9 replies | 396 view(s)
  • MarkG52's Avatar
    2 Weeks Ago
    MarkG52 replied to a thread Hey Rusty in Toshiba
    Just checked tracking on LTL carrier from my original post, "Delivery Date" now says 9/13/21. That is ridiculous.
    9 replies | 396 view(s)
  • MarkG52's Avatar
    2 Weeks Ago
    MarkG52 replied to a thread Hey Rusty in Toshiba
    We are still short one Tosh and 4 Bros on a school district install ordered in mid July, plus several machines ordered for customer upgrades. I can...
    9 replies | 396 view(s)
  • Rusty.Harris's Avatar
    2 Weeks Ago
    Rusty.Harris replied to a thread Hey Rusty in Toshiba
    Yeah, not just Toshiba machines either. Our warehouse guy tracked down an order we've been waiting on since JUNE. He somehow found it not 10 miles...
    9 replies | 396 view(s)
  • MarkG52's Avatar
    2 Weeks Ago
    MarkG52 started a thread Hey Rusty in Toshiba
    Rusty, have y'all noticed a delay in getting shipments from TABS-Horn Lake, and not TABS but the carrier causing delay? A couple of weeks in a row...
    9 replies | 396 view(s)
  • Rusty.Harris's Avatar
    2 Weeks Ago
    Rusty.Harris replied to a thread Reset password in Toshiba
    Since this was a "used" machine, you might be better off to make sure EVERYTHING (but the meters) are reset back to factory, and ALL other customer...
    3 replies | 300 view(s)
  • MarkG52's Avatar
    3 Weeks Ago
    MarkG52 replied to a thread e-studio 281c in Toshiba
    And pedestals! I think the only pedestal bases we ever installed is on National Account machines.
    10 replies | 513 view(s)
  • Rusty.Harris's Avatar
    3 Weeks Ago
    Rusty.Harris replied to a thread e-studio 281c in Toshiba
    Yeah! I remember all those national account 351's they turned into black only machines. What a joke. I think it's also why when we get 4018A...
    10 replies | 513 view(s)
  • MarkG52's Avatar
    3 Weeks Ago
    MarkG52 replied to a thread e-studio 281c in Toshiba
    Wowzers, y'all are bringing back the nightmares! That belt kit on 3511's was a real booger. You had to gut the machine just to clean laser slit...
    10 replies | 513 view(s)
  • Rusty.Harris's Avatar
    4 Weeks Ago
    I asked a couple of the hotline guys that last year that know me....they said well, ummm...ahhhh...
    14 replies | 1401 view(s)
  • Rusty.Harris's Avatar
    4 Weeks Ago
    I think TABS default position is to point to the fuser/IH board, TSB's that have to do with the fuser. It's a shame too. The fuser in the old...
    11 replies | 582 view(s)
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About Rusty.Harris
Real Name:
Rusty
Country:
United States
Where are you from (City, State):
Springfield, MO
Technician Status:
Experienced Tech (10 yrs+)
Biography:
I've worked on these things since 1981. Started with Sharp, then Ricoh, then Minolta, and since 1991, Toshiba, Kip and recently Xerox. I use to be all over the TABS bulletin board, but they have done away with it for some reason. Guess they don't like techs figuring out how to fix their crap without their input. Also, I have a "sense of humor"...if you don't like it, too bad.
Interests:
photography, photoshop, ham radio, quad copters
Occupation:
Guru of all things copier, fax wise.
What Year Did You Start in this Industry:
1981
Favorite Manufacturer:
Toshiba
Most Hated Brand:
Samsung
What was the first machine you worked on:
Sharp 721
Last machine you were formally trained on:
Xerox Versant 180
Gender:
Male

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