Make an Informed Decision about Latex Printing at HP Latex Academy in January

HP Latex Academy

Make plans now to attend the next HP Latex Academy at HP’s Graphic Arts Experience Center in Alpharetta, Ga., Jan. 13-14.

You’ll not only find out why HP Latex Printers are the go-to technology for a growing number of print service providers, but you’ll get first-hand, hands-on experience with the printers. You’ll also learn about applications, business opportunities, tools and selling techniques, product training, and more.

Featured printers at the event, which are now available through LexJet, include the HP Latex 310HP Latex 330HP Latex 360 and HP Latex 280 Printers. Space for this event is extremely limited, so register by clicking on this link.

When you arrive in Atlanta, all ground transportation, hotel room and meals will be covered by HP. Any hotel incidentals and transportation from your local departure point are your responsibility.

Session topics include a product overview, the Latex Application Lab, environmental benefits, justifying your investment, and the HP WallArt and Latex Knowledge Center.

You will gain a greater understanding of the HP Latex Printers, learn about the latest media available from HP and third-party sources and network with HP technology experts.

For more information about the new printers and the next Latex Academy, contact a LexJet customer specialist at 800-453-9538.

Making Wall Art Work for Latex Printers with HP WallArt

HP WallArt for Wall Mural PrintingHP recently announced updates to its HP WallArt solution for HP Latex Printers, which makes every aspect of wall graphics and murals in residential, retail and commercial spaces a snap.

HP WallArt is a cloud-based technology that provides realistic visualizations with precise room details. The intuitive design tools require no special software or infrastructure support, streamlining the design and review process so that everyone who needs to be in the loop is in the loop.

HP WallArt is now free for everyone, with no charge for the use of the tool. New features include:

  • Access to content through Fotolia: You can access thousands of images, designs and artwork. Simple sign up for a Fotolia account and login. When you sign up you receive ten free downloadable high-res images, a $100 value. Additional images incur a fee.
  • Web integration and site customization options: Incorporate HP WallArt into your website through an API, which allows web2print integration. You can customize your HP WallArt with your name and logo, and choose the wall’s default color. And, you can create folders, hide them and set access restrictions.
  • WallArt iPad app: Download the HP WallArt iPad app for free at the Apple Store. With the app, customers and designers can see the final design on a picture of the actual wall with the new “real photo preview” capability. To let your customers use the app, you just provide them with a unique code that can be found in settings/customization.
  • Multi-canvas option for the automatic generation of multi-panel prints.
  • Wallpaper installation instructions from leading media brands

For more information about HP WallArt, and to sign up, go to And, to find out more about HP Latex Printers available through LexJet, call a LexJet customer specialist at 800-453-9538.

HP Latex Printer Resources at Your Fingertips

HP Ecosolutions TrainingThe following resources are designed for HP Latex users to make production more efficient and to help you sell and market your output more effectively. However, even if you don’t currently own an HP Latex printer, many of these resources provide valuable insight into how latex printing works and its many benefits…

The following HP resources require a serial number from your HP Latex printer:

HP Ecosolutions Training for HP Latex Printing: HP Latex printer owners who complete the training receive a framed certificate and an icon that can be used as a marketing tool.

HP Latex University: Learn about new applications for your HP Latex Printer as well as comprehensive resources that will help you be more competitive and efficient. HP Latex printer owners can participate in workshops and online webinars and access other tools designed to help you get the most out of your printer. This is accessed through HP Capture where you will need to provide a username, password and the serial number of your printer.

HP WallArt Solution Site: HP Latex users get a one-year free trial of this new cloud application that helps you set up custom wall art, a growing market filled with opportunity.

The following resources and programs do not require a printer serial number:

HP Media Solutions Locator: With this tool you can easily find the right media solutions to fit your production needs by searching according to specific criteria.

Business Support Center HP Latex 260 Printer (formerly the Designjet L26500): Manuals, user guides, troubleshooting, repair videos and animations, parts information, warranty information, and more can be found at this page.

Business Support Center HP Latex 280 Printer (formerly the L28500): Manuals, user guides, troubleshooting, repair videos and animations, parts information, warranty information, and more can be found at this page.

The videos below are geared toward Latex Printer users who have already installed their printer. Click on the links below to see each one:

How to Lubricate the Carriage Rail
Double Sided Printing (using ONYX 10)
Using Edge Holders
Using the Media Loading Accessory HP Latex 260 Printer
Using the Media Loading Accessory HP Latex 280 Printer

There are also a number of helpful how-to videos at LexJet’s YouTube site, including playlists for HP Latex Printers and Workflow and HP Z Series Printers.

Take advantage of the Planet Partners program and recycle used printheads, ink cartridges, cleaning containers and cleaning cartridges. Start by asking for a box, then once the box is filled, print a UPS label (found in the drop-down menu under Shipping Method) and HP will pay for the shipping cost and recycle the used consumables. Click here to send a box, and here to print a UPS label.

If you have questions about any of the resources or need help finding or accessing anything, contact a LexJet customer specialist at 800-453-9538.