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Dummy printing method for ACM application work flow

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000013947D
Original Publication Date: 2000-Nov-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2003-Jun-19

Publishing Venue

IBM

Abstract

Disclosed is a method of preventing printer jamming and pick up failure problem for Automated Consulting Machine (ACM) and/or multimedia KIOSK. The ACM is a non-cash self service terminal which is installed in unmanned branch and connected to the Remote Operation Terminal (ROT) by ISDN or LAN network for consulting and/or loan contract application. To achieve above application, the ACM has a printer for contract and information printing. But the printer has following problems: 1. Pick-up failure of top surface paper in the paper cassette occurs in dusty and wet environment.