Assistanting 101: How To Use The Copier

It couldn’t be any simpler!

If you’re gonna be an assistant worth your salt, you’ve got to be able to work a copier the size of a wild buffalo. When your 1st AD drops a hastily prepared document on your desk and says, “I need thirty copies of this, double-sided, stapled, in color, collated, lightly dunked in Pamplemousse La Croix,” there’s no time to struggle with what button to hit. You’ve gotta be the finest technician on the Star Trek Enterprise.

Fortunately, I’ve included these handy diagrams below which can get you out of any and all copier-related misadventures.

THE BASICS

THE KEYPAD

THE SCANNER

PAPER JAMS!

DON’T FORGET TO PAY TRIBUTE!

Alright, awesome! You are now a Copier Expert!