Lexmark Z735 Setup Guidance

You cannot operate the printer after unboxing it, use the following procedure to perform Lexmark Z735 setup for first.


  1. Unbox the printer and place it on a stable, flat surface.
  2. Remove the packaging tapes and covers from the printer, then open the front cover.
  3. Take off the protective materials and tapes from the inside and close the cover.

Power connection

  1. Connect the power cord provided along with the printer to the power supply connector on the rear side of the printer. 
  2. Next, plug the power cord to an electrical wall socket.
  3. Press the power button on the printer to switch it on.

Install the ink cartridges

  1. Open the front cover and find the ink cartridge holder.
  2. Take out the black ink cartridge from the packet and peel off the protective film covering the contacts.
  3. Place the cartridge into its respective holder and press it down until it snaps into a position.
  4. Similarly, install the other color ink cartridge in the printer and lower the front cover.
Lexmark Z735 Setup

Load the paper

  1. Pull the paper support upwards and slide the paper guide tab to the left end of the paper support.
  2. Arrange the paper with the print side on top and place it against the right end of the paper support.
  3. Adjust the paper guides to the paper edges, moreover, see that you do not squeeze the paper.

Connect the computer

  1. Next, connect your computer and the Lexmark Z735 setup using a USB cable.
  2. Proceed with the printer software installation.

Lexmark Z735 Driver for Windows 10

Z735 Driver Download:

  1. You can click the Driver Download button displayed on the page for instantly getting the driver for your printer.
  2. Otherwise, go to the official Lexmark support website and search for the printer model.
  3. In the Downloads & Drivers section, select the Windows as Operating System.
  4. If you cannot find the driver for the Windows 10 system, download the latest version of the Universal driver package.

Z735 Driver Installation:

  1. Navigate to the printer software file location and right-click the file.
  2. Select the Properties option and click the Compatibility tab.
  3. Now, click Run compatibility troubleshooter and continue with the installation process.

Lexmark Z735 Driver for Mac OS X

Z735 Driver Download:

  1. Open the browser application on the desktop and visit the official Lexmark website.
  2. Find the printer model Lexmark Z735 and access its support page.
  3. Go to the Product Support section and then click the Drivers & Downloads link.
  4. Select the appropriate Operating System from the drop-down menu.
  5. Now, proceed to download the printer driver on the system.

Z735 Driver Installation:

  1. Close the other running programs on the system and then open the printer software package.
  2. When the installation window opens up, click the Install button.
  3. Following that, read the license agreement and select Install & Agree.
  4. Choose the country or region and click Continue.
  5. Follow the guided instructions to complete the installation.
  6. After the installation, go on to print a test page for verification.

Lexmark Z735 Wireless Setup

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The Lexmark Z735 setup does not support wireless printing service; the only way to print is via USB connection.

Lexmark Z735 Scanner Software

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The scanner software is not required as there are no scanner components in the Lexmark printer.

Lexmark Z735 Setup Troubleshooting

Whenever the printer faces any trouble, you need first identify the cause and take the appropriate steps to fix it. Our website offers you quick solutions for any printer-related issues. You can refer to the solutions given below for a few issues that frequently occur on the Lexmark Z735 printer.

Fixed: Lexmark Z735 Paper Jam Issue

  1. If the loaded paper jams inside the Lexmark Z735 setup, follow the below steps to remove the paper from the printer.
  2. Power off the Lexmark printer and unplug the power cord.
  3. After some time, reconnect the power cord and turn on the printer.
  4. At times, the machine ejects the paper clogged inside, and if the paper does not eject, turn off the printer.
  5. Now, pull the paper that is jammed from the paper output tray; Open the front cover and take out the clogged paper and close the front cover.
  6. Provide the power connection to the printer. Check if the printer is able to print.

Steps: Lexmark Z735 Offline

  1. Whenever you cannot detect the printer on the computer, the printer might have gone into the offline mode, or there might be connection issues. Use the below solutions to fix the problem.
  2. Check the USB cable connections of the printer, and tighten the cable ends to secure the connection.
  3. If the power cord is not correctly connected, the Lexmark Z735 setup will not turn on. Remove and reconnect the power cord properly.
Lexmark Z735 setup Troubleshooting

Fixed: Lexmark Z735 Print Quality Issue

  1. If the Lexmark Z735 setup print quality is lower than the standard quality , try the below steps.
  2. Crippled and damp paper can smudge the print, so use only neat and dry paper to print.
  3. Printing with dirty print cartridge nozzles can lower the print quality, so clean the cartridge nozzle with a dry cloth regularly.
  4. Select the highest print quality option in the Print settings and choose the correct paper type.
  5. Replace the cartridges if they are empty or damaged.