Stuck with an error code 016-302 in your Dell printer which is too technical to deal and you are not able to solve the error? Do not take tension as the technical problems are common to occur in any technical device which can arise due to various reasons ranging from system settings to permission errors. The important thing is to deal and tackle the error code which can only be possible if you know the real reason behind the issue or the technical issue. So let us first discuss the possible reasons, for the error code 016-302 in Dell Printers! The symptoms of this issue are- your device will completely freeze and would not take any command nor print any document, you would not be able to reach to your printer and it is offline. The reason behind the error is that it might be possible that the firmware of the printer and the drivers are not up to date and hence they are creating a compatibility issue which in result gives us the error code and we are not able to print any document. So if you are also facing this error and you are not able to troubleshoot it then you should get in touch with the experts via Dell printer support number toll-free to get the best solutions for your issues and if you want to manually solve the problem then follow the steps provided below. Henceforth, if the issue is getting snappy and you need further assistance regarding the issue then you can also go through How to fix Error code 30 printer not activated in Dell?
Steps to solve Error code 016-302 in Dell printers
Step 1: Firstly you have to remove any print command from the queue and you have to clear the path of the print in the queue and then try to reprint again.
Step 2: It is possible that if you have given multiple commands at the same time the print commands have been stuck in the queue and the device is not able to print the document so clean the queue and then print again.
Step 3: Changing the IP address of your Dell device will also help in troubleshooting the issue.
Step 4: To do so, you have to reset the network settings of the device and then add the printer again to your system or install it again if required.
Step 5: After that, go to the “printer settings” and then add the new IP address there
Step 6: It may be possible that due to over-heating the print commands have stuck in the queue and have resulted in the error. So turn the device off and wait for it to cool down, and if any paper is stuck in the printer then remove it when the printer cools down after turning it on.
Step 7: It may be possible that it is due to the outdated printer driver and firmware so make sure that you have the latest firmware and drivers installed on your printer.
For more support dial Dell support number toll-free
If you are still not able to solve the problem and the device is not printing and is still showing the error then connect with the experts through Dell support number +1-866-606-9282 toll-free.