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The Lexmark MX812dtfe MFP is a versatile device that offers printing, copying, scanning, and faxing functionalities. It is designed to handle high-volume printing tasks and is suitable for use in medium to large-sized offices. The Universal PCL XL Emulation Print Driver is one of several drivers available for this device.


Some of the key features of the Lexmark MX812dtfe MFP and its associated Universal PCL XL Emulation Print Driver include:
  • Prints up to 70 pages per minute
  • Automatic duplex printing and scanning
  • Extra-high-yield toner cartridges
  • Large paper capacity: up to 3,750 sheets
  • Automatic document feeder with dual-head scanning
  • Embedded solutions framework for customisable workflows
  • Scanning to email, network folders, FTP, and more
  • High-speed faxing with a range of features


  • Device type: Multifunction printer
  • Max printing speed: up to 70 pages per minute
  • Max printing resolution: Up to 1200 x 1200 dpi
  • Duplex: Automatic
  • Scanner type: Dual-head, flatbed and ADF
  • Max scanning resolution: Up to 600 x 600 ppi
  • Fax transmission speed: 33.6 Kbps
  • Connectivity: Ethernet, USB
  • Dimensions: 1150 x 690 x 1190 mm
  • Weight: Approx. 221 kg

Using Technologies

The Lexmark MX812dtfe MFP uses a range of technologies to ensure optimal performance:
  • Up to 1024 MB of memory (expandable up to 3072 MB) and an 800 MHz dual-core processor for fast job processing
  • Embedded solutions framework allows customisable workflows and integration with a range of business processes
  • Intuitive touch screen interface for ease of use
  • Lexmark's Unison Toner for consistent image quality and long-life reliability
  • Advanced security features, including SNMPv3, IPSec, and Secure PDF

Known Issues and Troubleshooting

While the Lexmark MX812dtfe MFP and its associated Universal PCL XL Emulation Print Driver are generally reliable and easy-to-use, there are a few known issues:
  • Sometimes the device may not recognise network settings, requiring a reconfiguration
  • Occasionally drivers may fail to install correctly, requiring reinstallation or manual intervention
  • In rare cases, there may be conflicts between the device's embedded software and other software installed on the same system
If you encounter any issues while using the device or its driver, there are several options for troubleshooting:
  • Check the device's documentation and user guides for information on common issues and their solutions
  • Contact Lexmark support for assistance and guidance
  • Check with your IT administrator or technical support team for advice and direction

Driver Information

The Universal PCL XL Emulation Print Driver can be downloaded from the Lexmark website. It is designed to be compatible with a range of operating systems, including Windows, Mac OS, and Linux. Features of the driver include:
  • PCL XL emulation for enhanced print quality and compatibility
  • A user-friendly interface for quick and easy configuration
  • Standardised printing architecture for easy deployment and management within a networked environment
In order to ensure optimal printer performance and avoid any issues with the driver, it is recommended that you use the latest version available from the Lexmark website.