Lexmark X5650 Setup

Lexmark X5650 is an inkjet printer that can print, copy, fax, and scan. The basic setup process is quite simple, using the below-mentioned steps the Lexmark X5650 Setup.

Unpack the Lexmark X5650 printer first.

  1. Take out the printer supplies such as power cord, telephone cord, printer software CD, quick setup sheet, and ink cartridges.
  2. Remove the protective tapes and covers from the printer.
  3. Lift the printer’s control panel to the locking position and pull out the paper output tray.
  4. Open the paper support and lower the paper adjustment lever to extend the paper guides.
  5. Load some plain paper and lift the paper adjustment lever to adjust the paper guides.
  6. Connect the Lexmark printer to the electrical outlet using the power cord.
  7. Press down the Power button of the Lexmark printer and configure the basic printer settings such as language, region, time, and date.
  8. If you wish to use the fax function, connect the telephone line cord, and configure the fax settings.
  9. Open the printer’s top cover to access the ink carriers.
  10. Unpack the color print cartridge and insert it into the right carrier.
  11. Make sure that you have firmly removed the tape from the ink cartridge before loading it into the ink carrier.
Lexmark X5650 Setup
  1. Next, unpack the black ink cartridge and remove the protective tape.
  2. Insert the black ink cartridge into the left ink carrier of the printer.
  3. Now, close the top cover and press the OK button to print an alignment page.
  4. Install the Lexmark printer software on your computer using the printer software CD.
  5. Otherwise, you can download and install the printer driver from the official Lexmark site.
  6. Once you have completed the driver installation and executed the connection between them, you can print remotely from the computer to the printer.
  7. Using these steps we can execute the Lexmark X5650 Setup.

Lexmark X5650 Driver Windows 10 [DOWNLOAD & Install]

The Lexmark printer driver for the Windows 10 operating system is unavailable for download from the official Lexmark site. But you can download the universal printer driver for Windows by clicking the Driver Download button available on this site. After downloading the driver, run the installer file and follow the on-screen prompts to complete the driver installation process. Otherwise, you can install the printer driver using the Plug n Play method.

Driver installation using the Plug n Play method:

  1. You need to connect your Lexmark to the Windows computer using a standard USB cable.
  2. Give a right-click on the Windows icon and select Control Panel.
  3. Select the Hardware and Sound option followed by Devices and Printers.
  4. Click the Add a Printer button and select the “The printer that I want isn’t listed” option when the computer searches for the available printers.
  5. Select the Add a local printer or network printer with manual settings option and click Next.
  6. Click the Windows Update button and wait until the system displays the list of printers.
  7. Choose Lexmark from the manufacturer's list and select your desired printer driver from the displayed list.
  8. Type your printer model number in the required field and click Next.
  9. Click the Set as the default printer tab and verify your printer setup by clicking the Print a test page button.
  10. If your printer prints, responding to the command, the driver is installed successfully on your Windows 10 desktop.
  11. Finally, click Finish to complete the driver setup.
  12. Follow these steps we can execute the Lexmark X5650 Setup.

Lexmark X5650 Driver For Windows 8.1 [DOWNLOAD & INSTALL]

Carry out these steps to download and install the printer driver for the Lexmark X5650 printer on your Windows 8.1:

  1. Connect your computer to the local wireless network first and then check whether you have a standard Internet connection.
  2. Make sure that you have uninstalled or removed the previously installed Lexmark printer driver on your Windows 8.1 desktop.
  3. Close all the running programs and open the default browser.
  4. Navigate to the Lexmark official site and type your printer model number in the search panel.
  5. Click the Go button and select the Drivers & Downloads option in the Product Support section.
  6. Choose your desired language and select Windows from the Operating System drop-down menu.
  7. Click the Please Select Version drop-down menu and select Windows 8.1.
  8. Under Recommended Driver, click the driver download link.
  9. Next, click the I agree-download button to start downloading the printer driver on your Windows 8.1 desktop.
  10. After downloading the file, click Done and go to the Downloads folder.
  11. Give a double-click on the downloaded file to run the driver installation process.
  12. Choose your connection type based on your requirements.
  13. If you have a standard USB cable, you can choose the USB connection option.
  14. Next, start connecting the printer and the computer using the USB cable.
  15. Once you have completed the driver installation process, verify the print function.
  16. Perform these steps we can execute the Lexmark X5650 Setup.

Lexmark X5650 Driver Windows 7 [DOWNLOAD & Install]

Carry out these steps to download and install the Lexmark X5650 printer driver on your Windows 7 desktop:

  1. You should not connect the Lexmark printer to the computer before starting the driver installation process.
  2. On your Windows 7 desktop, open the default browser and go to the official Lexmark site.
  3. Type your printer model in the search panel and hit the Enter key.
  4. Otherwise, choose your printer from the displayed list.
  5. Under Product support, click the Drivers & Downloads tab and choose your desired language.
  6. Select the Windows option from the Operating System pull-down menu.
  7. Under Recommended Driver, click the link to go to the driver download page.
  8. Next, scroll down the page and click the I agree-download button to start downloading the printer driver.
  1. After completing the download, launch the driver setup to begin the installation process.
  2. Carry out the on-screen prompts to complete the driver setup for your Lexmark printer.
  3. Choose either the wired network connection or a USB connection as your connection type.
  4. After completing the driver installation, click the Test Print button to print remotely from the computer to the printer.
  5. Makes sure that you have loaded the paper into the paper input tray.
  6. If your Lexmark printer prints the test page, the driver installation is executed appropriately.
  7. By following these steps we can execute the Lexmark X5650 Setup.

Lexmark X5650 Wireless Setup

Wireless Setup:

  1. Power up your Lexmark X5650 printer and the Wi-Fi router first.
  2. Check whether you have completed the basic printer settings before performing the wireless setup.
  3. Connect your computer to the Wi-Fi router and verify whether you have a standard Internet connection.
  4. Insert the software setup CD into the CD/DVD drive of the computer and run the driver installation.
  5. On the setup wizard screen, agree to the EULA and choose the Wireless connection option as your connection type.
  6. Next, follow the instructions provided on the setup wizard screen to connect your Lexmark printer to the wireless network.
  7. Once connected to the wireless network, click the Test Print button to verify the connection by printing a test page remotely from the computer to the printer.

How To Replace Ink Cartridge On Lexmark X5650

  1. Carry out these steps to replace the ink cartridge on the Lexmark X5650 printer:
  2. Turn on the Lexmark printer.
  3. Open the printer’s top cover and press the cartridge levers.
  4. Take out the used ink cartridges without damaging the internal parts.
  5. If you are replacing the color ink cartridge, remove the protective tape and load it into the right ink carrier.
  6. If you are replacing the black ink, remove the protective seal and insert it into the left ink carrier.
  7. Make sure not to touch the copper-colored parts of the ink cartridge.
  8. Next, close the ink lid and the printer’s top cover.
  9. Use the following steps we can execute the Lexmark X5650 Setup.

Lexmark X5650 Scan To Computer

Using the printer’s control panel:

  1. Turn on your Lexmark X5650 printer and load the original into the ADF or on the scanner glass.
  2. Navigate to the printer’s control panel and tap the Scan icon.
  3. Make sure that you have connected the Lexmark X5650 printer to the computer appropriately.
  4. Press OK on the printer’s control panel and wait until the printer lists the downloaded scan applications.
  1. Choose your desired scan application using the navigation buttons.
  2. Select the quality you need and the size of the original document using the arrow buttons.
  3. Press the OK button followed by Start.
  4. Now, a copy of the scanned document will be sent to the connected computer.

Lexmark X5650 Scan To Pdf

Are you looking for quick steps to scan a document as a PDF file on your Lexmark X5650 printer? Keep reading. Scanning to a PDF file does not change the format of the scanned image.

  1. Make sure that you have installed the printer driver on your computer.
  2. The Smart Solutions center will be available on the Lexmark Printer Home driver.
  3. You can launch the SmartSolutions center and access the Scan to PDF solution.
  4. Before using the Scan to PDF solution on your Lexmark printer’s control panel, you need to configure the Scan to PDF settings.
  5. Enter your desired name for the Scan to PDF solution first.
  6. Click the Browse Icons button and select your desired icon to represent the Scan to PDF solution on the SmartSolutions menu.
  7. Click Filename and choose the directory in which you wish to save the scanned files as PDF.
  8. Configure the Scan Preview settings before saving the applied settings.
  9. You can also configure the advanced settings such as Quality, Color, and Size of Original.
  10. To scan a document and save it as a PDF file from the Lexmark printer to the connected computer, turn on the Lexmark printer first.
  11. Place the original document that you wish to scan on the scanner glass or load it into the ADF.
  12. On the printer’s control panel, tap the SmartSolutions icon.
  13. Next, tap the Scan to PDF icon to start scanning the original document.
  14. Now, the printer scans the original and save it as a PDF file in the specified folder of your computer.  
  15. By using these steps we can execute the Lexmark X5650 Setup.

Lexmark X5650 Troubleshooting

Some of the common errors like paper jams, offline printer, and connection errors can be resolved using simple troubleshooting methods given on our page. If necessary, you can also refer to the user guide that comes along with the printer. In most cases, the printer errors are due to incomplete installation and improper maintenance. 

How To Fix A Lexmark X5650 Paper Jam

Is a “Paper Jam” message on the printer’s control panel not allowing to print? There should probably be paper bits stuck inside the printer. Carry out the steps below to clear the paper jam.

  1. First, visually inspect the printer for a jammed paper.
  2. Open the rear tray and look out for the jammed paper.
  3. If you detect any jammed paper, remove it slowly.
  4. Next, open the paper input tray or paper cassette and check whether the paper is stuck.
  5. After removing the jammed paper from the printer, check if the paper jam error is resolved.
  6. To avoid paper jam errors in the future, fan the plain paper before loading them into the paper input tray.
Lexmark X5650 Troubleshooting

Lexmark X5650 Offline

Do you get the “Printer is Offline” message frequently? Follow the steps mentioned below to clear the error quickly.

  1. Check whether the Lexmark printer is turned off.
  2. If your printer is powered off, turn on your printer and reassign the print job.
  3. Verify the cable connection if you have connected the printer and the computer using a USB cable.
  4. If you have connected them over the wireless network, check the Wi-Fi network as well as adapters.
  1. On your Windows, click the Start menu and go to the Windows Control Panel.
  2. Select the Devices and Printers tab and give a right-click on your Lexmark printer icon.
  3. Select the Use Printer Online option from the pop-up menu.
  4. Remove the assigned print jobs from the print queue.
  5. Now, check if the error is resolved by printing a sample document.
  6. Follow these above steps we can execute the Lexmark X5650 Setup.