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my Hp printer Eco solutions on line will not work so i can use printer what can i do for a printeer

Q: my Hp printer Eco solutions on line will not work so i can use printer what can i do for a printeer

My HP Ece solutions online will not work so I can print what can I do on this window 10 for a printer I am in need of one bad Microsoft did not tell us we would loose our printer when they started the over haul I wouod appreciate it very much if I
could get some help

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MY LAPTOP SAYS PRINTER OFF LINE AND AD THE SAME TIME PRINTER IS READY- ONLY ONE PRINTER INSTALLED

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I downloaded Windows 10 when Microsoft offered it..now my printer Lexmark X8350 will not work and I went into lexmark to download the drivers, however there is no driver for windows 10 ..Now what do I do..buy a new printer..jerrysgirl777

A:windows 10 and lexmark x8350 printer . my printer won't work...

Hi there @jerrysgirl777?Welcome to the HP Support Forums! It is a great place to find the help you need, both from other users, HP experts and other support personnel. I understand that you cannot get your Lexmark printer to print after upgrading to Windows 10. I am happy to help with this. If there is a driver for your printer for Windows 8.1, then you could try that, otherwise I would recommend that you contact Lexmark support. It is possible that  they have a workaround that would allow you to print for not until a full service driver becomes available. Lexmark X8350 - support.lexmark.com

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Hi,
I was printing some music and had to change my settings.
After cancelling the printer, I tried to print with new settings,
But the printer won't print because it says Off-line.
I've tried right clicking the printer icon to put it On-line,
But it continues to say off-line.
How can i get it back on-line and printing again?
chuck.
 

A:Solved: Printer Reads Off-line, Won't go on-line.

Turn the printer off, then back on. Restart the computer.
 

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Hello there. I ran into a problem. I installed on my main computer (runs with XP SP2) the HP PSC 1510. I recently purchased a new laptop (Vista Premium). I want to print the files I made in the Laptop with the Network Printer. However, there seems to be a problem.
First I go to Control Panel (on my laptop) and add a new printer. I select Networkprinter and can "see" my new printer in the list. However, I get a message that I must install drivers for the printer on my laptop! I downloaded the newest software for Vista and installed it. Somehow my laptop can't connect with the new printer.
On my main computer I made sure that the new printer is "shared".

Marc from The Netherlands
 

A:My printer won't work as a network printer

A couple of questions for you.

1) Do you have your pc's set up in a workgroup?
2) Have you given the laptop "rights" to the printer?

Do you get an error message of any type since you installed the drivers?

My home setup is similar to yours, desktop with printer attached, printer shared, laptop prints to the printer.
 

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Hello i Have the above problem while I try to share a printer on a domain network.
My windows firewall (localy) is also damage, is that the problem that I have to solve first?

Windows 8  - cannot share a printer error message appears "[Window Title] Printer Properties  [Main Instruction] Printer settings could not be saved.  There are no more endpoints available from the endpoint mapper.   [OK]

A:Windows 8 - cannot share a printer error message appears "[Window Title] Printer Properties [Main Instruction] Printer settings could not be saved. There are no more endpoints available from the endpoint mapper. [OK]

You may need to reinstall the printer. Remove the printer driver from Control Panel\Programs and Features, then add the printer from Devices and Printers.

Please note that if the printer driver is not in the list in Devices and Printers, I suspect that the printer is currently not compatible with Windows 8. In this case I suggest you contact the printer manfuacturer for more information.
Please remember to click ?Mark as Answer? on the post that helps you, and to click ?Unmark as Answer? if a marked post does not actually answer your question. This can be beneficial to other community members reading the thread. ?

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I cant get my printer to print from the computer, You told me a few minutes ago how to check and put on line, but I didn't copy it down, can you re-tell me where to look to see and put ; it on line
thanks
 

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Host computer LPT port faulty on motherboard. repairer disabled in BIOS. Put a card in ISA slot and printer plugged into it. Works fine from host computer but appears off line from client PC. Internet and file sharing working ok on both PC's.
 

A:Printer not on line

you've also specifically set the printer as shared?

from the Windows Help

To share your printer

Click Start, point to Settings, and then click Printers.
Click the printer you want to share.
On the File menu, click Properties.
Click the Sharing tab, and then click Shared As.

Notes

If the Sharing tab is not visible, you need to enable file and print sharing services. For more information, click Related Topics.
You can only share a printer that is connected to your computer.
For information about limiting access to the printer you have shared, click Related Topics.
 

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Please advise me.
Since recent W10 upgrade, my lap-top cant print to Epson XP415. Printer window shows document in print-list but OFF-LINE.
Husband has identical lap-top with good connection to that printer via the house router. Can we set it so my laptop talks directly to the printer? Can I add my tablet as well?

Thank you.
 

A:Printer Off-Line

The printer appears to have W8 drivers but not W10
However, I would download and re-install the driver
https://www.epson.co.uk/products/printers/inkjet-printers/consumer/expression-home-xp-415#drivers

if the printer is connected to the router - you should be able to add a network printer and see the Epsom listed
it supports google print and airprint
whats the make and model of the Tablet
if Apple, and the printer is already on the router - then it should see the printer
 

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I have a printer that is off line and cannot figure out why. I have rebooted the printer, the computer, checked all connections and I have no more ideas......Help!!!!
 

A:Printer - Off Line

A listing of Printer make and model, operating system, computer make and model would help with diagnosing.
 

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After getting a virus, I had to restore my system (window me) and re-install the software. I installed my Lexmark Z52 color inkjet printer using their disk and when I try to print a message either says "cannot communicate with printer" or "off line". I updated everything I could think of in my control panel, the port is LPT1. Hopefully, it's something easy that I just don't know about. Please help. thank you
 

A:printer off line

Hi and welcome. Does LPT1 appear in the device manager without any exclamation marks? You've double checked the connections to the printer, correct? And the printer is turned on BEFORE you restart the computer?
 

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This printer is an HP networked printer - was printing just fine, then one da;y I went to print and the printer says "printer off line" Any ideas how to fix this?
 

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I have a HP Deskjet D4360. Prints off in very small font. Does not fill up page. Lot of left and right margin available. Is there a way to set line width or tell it to print in larger font?
 

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HP Deskjet D4360 Printer Support

You might want to add and save this site in your browser favorites/bookmarks list so you can readily refer to it when needed.

The "Solve a problem" and "How to" sections should be helpful to you.

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i was printing perfectly, and suddenly it begins to print every other line, only leaving a smudge of ink on the missing line... what happened???.... i unpluged everything, i filled it with more ink....what if i delete it?...then re-install.......i need my printer to print alot alot.......i have a lexmark 7000 colorfine series, windows 98....thanks
 

A:Printer only prints every other line...

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Hi ....my HP Photosmart CA 4780 won't print anymore! It's wireless and supposed to work with my Apple Mac Book Pro.....for the last 3 weeks - no print!

Jeanie
 

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How to print from the command line to USB printer?
 

A:How to print from the command line to USB printer?

What OS are you using?

I'll assume XP and move it to that forum...

buck
 

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I can't get my printer to work in Windows 7 virtual machine using Parallel's 5 for Mac. It works from the Mac side, but not the windows. What do I need to do to get it to work? It's an HP Photosmart 3310 All-in-one Printer.
 

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Has anyone had a problem with HP printer not printing the entire last line on first page of multipage documents. I have Vista and an HP C5180 all in one. I also use the HP with another computer that has Windows XP and don't have the problem.

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If a printer is set up on a network with its own IP, is it possible for the administrator to receive notification when the printer comes online, and if so, how is that notification setup? WS 2000

Thanks
 

A:Notification to Administrator when printer comes on line

Most printers that are network capable use SNMP for notifications and such. This is all Dependant on the make and model of the printer and if it supports that kind of thing. So... I have no idea if yours will, maybe if you supplied a make and model...
 

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I have a HP notebook, running with windows 7, with a wireless connection to my HP photosmart C4700
printer. Message on my pc sayes printer is off line. And, the printer itself looks as if it is turned off because the screen that displays the funtion is black. I have tried unplugging the printer and plugging it back in, and doubled checked the power plug. I am a beginner/illiterate, so please respond in very general terms! Thanks
 

A:Solved: printer off line & looks as if it's turned off

Poster has informed us that this issued has been solved with the Geek Squad.
 

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Is there a dos command to use a printer online? Every time I turn my computer on my network printer is offline, and I have to manually put it online before I print, so I wanted to write a quick batch file to run a startup to put it online. Thanks.

A:Use Printer Online From Command Line

Did you find a resolution to this question? I just joined this forum and have a similair problem with a Network Printer. I would like to change the status to Online.

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My printer prints one line at the top of each page, and it's all gibberish (hieroglyphic type stuff).

Any ideas?
 

A:printer prints one line on each page, keeps going

I have a faint recollection of that happening when the paper selection was wrong one time. In any case, check the settings in the printer program.
 

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I have just installed a new wireless router (D-Link DIR 655) in my home, replacing a Linksys unit. I have a desktop and a laptop that run Windows Vista, and a 5 year old Apple PowerBook G4. My printer is a wireless Brother MFC-255. Since installing the new router, the two computers that run Vista, show the printer status "off line", and will not print. I have uninstalled, then reinstalled the printer software, but the status still shows off line. My Apple laptop will still print however. I'm not the most computer savvy person in the world, so any help would be appreciated, before I have a computer bonfire in my back yard.

A:Printer off line after installing new router

Originally Posted by BBJPLT


I have just installed a new wireless router (D-Link DIR 655) in my home, replacing a Linksys unit. I have a desktop and a laptop that run Windows Vista, and a 5 year old Apple PowerBook G4. My printer is a wireless Brother MFC-255. Since installing the new router, the two computers that run Vista, show the printer status "off line", and will not print. I have uninstalled, then reinstalled the printer software, but the status still shows off line. My Apple laptop will still print however. I'm not the most computer savvy person in the world, so any help would be appreciated, before I have a computer bonfire in my back yard.



have you connected the printer to the wireless network(search for SSID and enter wep key)? might help if access is the issue

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im testing it on windows 2000 & 2003 pls help me
 

A:How to print from the command line to a USB printer?

type print and the location of the file to be printed (ex. c:\>print help.txt) help.txt is located in drive c:
 

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i have a quantex pc windows 95 and a epson 600 printer. it worked fine forever all of a sudden the printer will not print at all it reads that the problem is that it is "off line" . ive deleted the printer , reinstalled, trouble shot on epson tech support until i almost had a nervous breakdown. NOTHING IS WORKING! what could be my problem here? it's been 4 days of fustration and homework panic. i am not that good in the computer world but i can follow instructions if anyone has any. thanksand hope your having a better day than me.
 

A:[SOLVED] printer won't go back on-line

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I have the Xerox Workcenter XK50 CX and it was working fine and the next time I tried to print when the print window for xerox comes up it flashes printer is offline. I have tried the various solutions that they offer on the website but has not worked. I can print out a test page or make a copy but cannot print a document. If anyone can help me I would appreciate it.
J.D.
 

A:Xerox WorkCenter XK50 says printer off line

What program were you trying to print from. Also what kind of document were you trying to print (spreadsheet, letter, picture?)
 

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hp 4215 printer still printing rainbow line
Still hp 4215 officejet printer is printing rainbow line

Last night I removed all of the covers and cleaned all of the connections and ribbon cable connections. Still have the problem. the rainbow line is printing on the right side of the paper only. is there a way to get the photos to print on the left side of the paper only. If I could do that, I could live with the problem. Went to the HP site and checked for an answer, could find none.

Thanks.
 

A:hp 4215 printer still printing rainbow line

Please do not duplicate posts across the forum
continue here
http://forums.techguy.org/digital-photography-imaging/881707-hp-4215-officejet-printer-printing.html
 

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Is it possible to create a printer share at the command line. I am working with an older, DOS based program that we map network printer shares to. I am now trying to use it with Terminal Services. I can get the users printer to show up on the Term server, but it does not share it, since it is recreated every time you log in. I figure I can map the share with a login script. Just can't figure out how to create the share to map.Thanks in Advance

A:Creating A Printer Share At The Command Line

What operating system are you working from, and what operating system are you mapping to?

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Still hp 4215 officejet printer is printing rainbow line

Last night I removed all of the covers and cleaned all of the connections and ribbon cable connections. Still have the problem. the rainbow line is printing on the right side of the paper only. is there a way to get the photos to print on the left side of the paper only. If I could do that, I could live with the problem. Went to the HP site and checked for an answer, could find none.

Thanks.
 

A:hp 4215 printer still printing rainbow line

Please do not duplicate posts across the forum
continue here
http://forums.techguy.org/digital-photography-imaging/881707-hp-4215-officejet-printer-printing.html
 

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I keep getting a message box coming up saying that the printer is off line. I have the option to 'Retry' or 'Cancel' and when I select 'Cancel' I get another message saying the job is printing - but it really isn't printing. I've checked the cables and the printer is turned on. I can't print anything. Any suggestions?
 

A:Printer off-line error on Lexmark 3200

Hi simpsg, welcome to TSG....

Do a ctrl-alt-del when you can't print.....how many items do you have running? Also, how much ram do you have.

Also, when you have this problem, right click on my computer, properties, performance....what are your system resources at this point?
 

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I have an Epson printer/fax that is off line and won't go back on. I've turned it off, disconnected the USB and it still doesn't work. How do I get it back online to print?
 

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hp 4215 officejet printer is printing rainbow line
I have a HP 4215 officejet printer that is printing a one-eighth inch rainbow colored line across photos printed on the machine. I have changed the cartridges with no positive results. I have checked the rollers for any substances, cleaned them and the line is still there. The line doesn't show up with just general document printing, only on colored photos. The line shows two and a half inches from the right side of the print (from front to back) as it is exiting the printer. I have tried printing with a couple of photo software packages and get the same results. ie: nero and microsoft. Does anyone have any experience with this problem. The printer is used and out of warranty so there is no help available from HP. Thanks.
 

A:hp 4215 officejet printer is printing rainbow line

Please do not duplicate posts across the forum
continue here
http://forums.techguy.org/digital-photography-imaging/881707-hp-4215-officejet-printer-printing.html
 

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Is it possible to install printers using printui.dll command line using the bundled windows 7 printer drivers that come with the OS or from the update drivers that can be obtained from Windows Update? I have done this before using the printer drivers
and inf file that I've downloaded from a vendor site. But I need to install several printers that come bundled with the Windows 7, that don't have a corresponding download anymore on the vendor site. A couple examples would be the
Lexmark Optra M410 or Xerox 3250. I need to find out how to install a new printer object and then simply install additional drivers of various models without creating a new printer object.

A:Command line installation of printer drivers via printui.dll

http://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/configmgrswdist/thread/f8e9c428-cb02-4562-90c7-af1e8e207689/
 
take a look there, think thats what you wanna do

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I am trying to install an HP 693C Deskjet printer to an off-line (no internet) HP Vectra computer with 32 RAM and 199 MHz. The computer will not read the CD with the printer driver information on it. Both the computer's "floppy" and CD drives seem to work okay for other applications. The installation disc contains driver information downloaded from the internet using another computer.

I have talked to HP who no longer supports this computer/printer and would charge more than the value of the unit to provide a "burned" CD.

How can I install this printer to this computer?
 

A:Solved: Installation of Older Printer to Off-line HP Computer

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I have a HP 4215 officejet printer that is printing a one-eighth inch rainbow colored line across photos printed on the machine. I have changed the cartridges with no positive results. I have checked the rollers for any substances, cleaned them and the line is still there. The line doesn't show up with just general document printing, only on colored photos. The line shows two and a half inches from the right side of the print (from front to back) as it is exiting the printer. I have tried printing with a couple of photo software packages and get the same results. ie: nero and microsoft. Does anyone have any experience with this problem. The printer is used and out of warranty so there is no help available from HP. Thanks.
 

A:hp 4215 officejet printer is printing rainbow line

Since you get new print heads with new HP cartridges and you changed the cartridges I would think you have a driver issue.

HP has 2009 drivers for your unit as well as some critical updates that might apply - like the update to “fix best mode printing”.

The HP site is pretty easy to use. If you are going to update the driver software make sure to remove the old software first.
 

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I am attempting to add a printer via the command line using a batch file as an admin (to eventually deploy via SCCM TS on Win10):
rundll32 printui.dll,PrintUIEntry /in /ga /n"\\my network printer"
The command appears to run successfully but I am not able to find any trace of this printer in my printer list, print management, or in the registry (HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE → SYSTEM → CurrentControlSet → Control → Print → Printers)
When I attempt to run it a second time I get the error message "Unable to add the per machine printer connection. Another printer or printer share with this name already exists. Please use another name for the printer."
Any ideas? Thanks in advance!

A:Network Printer Not Showing When Installing via Command Line

Go here and look at this page. It tells you how to do it via the .vbs scripts that are provided by Microsoft. I have never gotten the RUNDll32 option to work in Windows 7. What I normally do for printer installs is install all the printers that your organization/workgroup on one workstation until they are all installed they you want them to do and they all work. Then I start the program "printbrmui.exe" (Run it as an Administrator...even if you are logged in as an administrator). Then export all the printers to a file. Then goto the next workstation and then run an import (you can do this via Remote Desktop too). Anyway, hope this helps.

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Hi,

My computer is working fine - but I recently purchased a new Samsung ML2570 laser printer that just died when the starter cartridge ran out of toner (or actually when the printer counter hit its predetermined set no. - probably 1000). At least I think that's what happened. The starter cartridges come without fuses. Replacement cartridges or toner refill kits come with fuses that are supposed to reset the counters, so when I refilled the starter cartridge and inserted the fuse that came with the kit, the printer still didn't work. I tried again with two more fuses, with no luck. I don't have a printer jam and all the doors are well-latched before I turn it on. Does anyone have any idea what I should do next to get my printer working again? My email is [email protected]

Regards, and thanks for any help,

Marie
 

A:New Samsung Laser Printer Starter Cartridge Won't Reset Printer When Toner Refilled

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thanks for your guide

how can I create a task to 'open a printer, print the test page at that specific printer and then shut down the printer' ?

I want to do this, so that the printer will be maintained and not break due to inactivity

thanks!

A:Create task to open printer, print test page, and shutdown printer?

Not understanding this part of your question ........ "not break due to inactivity"

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My Mom has an HP laptop. She recently purchased a new HP printer and I have been trying for the last 4 days to get it to install/connect. I've been in touch with HP but the links they provide aren't resolving the issues.

First, using the CD that came with the printer: hangs up at around 85-90%. It doesn't not show up as installed. I copied the CD to the desktop, modified Setup.exe in CFFExplorer and Run as Administrator and it appears to completely install; however, when I go to Device Manager, it says no driver is found. I sometimes have the option to update and sometimes that seems to work but I can't access it through Add a Printer (which has the green bar run across the top, then pulsate and freeze).

Trying to install using the driver I download from HP results in no installing screen appearing but it does hang up in the background and the only way to stop it is to Restart. The same thing happens if I try to use HPs Wizard.

I've installed several HP printers through the years and not had this much trouble. That doesn't even include the dozens of times I've had to reinstall my own HP printer because of its contrariness!

Additionally, attempts to uninstall the old printer results in it hanging up/freezing soon in to the process, whether I try to uninstall from the Start menu, file or Uninstall program. I'm not even being able to get the Windows Updates to install - that process also just hangs up/freezes. FYI - I've not checked her machine in a while so there are ma... Read more

A:Unable to install printer drivers, uninstall old printer, update Windo

Hi columbia93, welcome to 7F!

Printers are touchy animals, when installing any printer you have to follow the install procedures exactly as described by the manufacturer.

This may be the root cause:





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FYI - I've not checked her machine in a while


Not that you haven't been able to check it, but there may be an accumulation of problems on your Mom's machine that also are stopping the update process.

I am trying to find one of 7F's tutorials on improving performance of a computer, but it boils down to cleaning out all detritus that a machine can accumulate of a period of time.
I did find this but there is another one: Hard Disk Space - Free Up and Recover The first three options would help

Run Antimalware/virus scans, run a Check Disk then a sfc /scannow then try to uninstall that old printer driver, and if that works shut down the machine, and try to install the printer without the HP disk, when it looks, but asks if you have the disk say no and allow the OS to install what it has.
It is my understanding that HP Printer drivers already come with Windows 7.

But do the cleanup first and see if that helps.

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I just downloaded and installed Windows Virtual PC XP Mode to be able to run old software (Micrografx Designer) that worked on 32-bit XP.

The installation went fine, also installing Designer in the virtual machine. However, the printer is not found.


When restarting XP with the printer attached to a different port it was still not found. 
What to do?
Thank you.
(It's a standalone PC, the printer does not connect via network)


"Hard work pays off in the future, laziness pays off now".

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<g class="gr_ gr_55 gr-alert gr_gramm gr_run_anim Grammar multiReplace" data-gr-id="55" id="55">Problem</g> started a couple of weeks ago when I noticed that I could not print PDF files. I almost exclusively use
Google Chrome browser. When I would try to print a PDF file it would go to "Save" instead of "Print." Now I can not print anything. Not even a Word document. I think the printer spooler has gone AWOL on the computer.
I tried a fix that was listed in the Windows Vista forum that involved copying a bunch of code to Notebook, saving that on the Desktop as "spooler.reg" , then double clicking on this file & letting it do its thing...to no avail. Went to the
HP website & downloaded their support assist program to see if I could download the driver again, but it did nothing.
Any suggestions would be appreciated.

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Canon do not support their BJ30 printer on a Windows 7 64 bit OS, and do not supply drivers. Does anyone know how I can use this printer on this OS, by perhaps using similar drivers etc? Thanks.
 

A:Printer Driver needed for Canon BJ30 printer on a Windows 7 64bit OS

on another forum, someone has managed to use the BJC-85 printer drivers to work with windows 7 - doesn't
say if 32 or 64bit windows 7 though

also have read here
http://forums.techguy.org/windows-7/990380-windows-7-64-bit-bj.html
 

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I have trouble installing a HP Color LaserJet 8550N printer (has JetDirect Printer Server 600N with IP address of 192.168.68.4) to my XPpro PC.
I was stuck when Add Printer Wizard ask me to “specific a Printer”. I selected “Browse for a printer” and came up with nothing (no printer). I tried selecting “Connect to this printer” but I do not know what name to type in (Example is \\server\\printer). I tried selecting “Connect to a printer on the Internet or on a home or office network” but I do not what URL to type in (Example is http://server/printer/myprinter/printer). Therefore, I cancelled the installation.
I had then installed its Printer Utility. The utility is capable of finding the printer and showing me it’s Properties. However, I still ended up with no printer listed to use in Printers and Faxes.
So, XPpro is a step backward in this case.
I could install this printer with printer server on W98/ME because their Add Printer Wizards allow me to use either the IP address or the hardware address to locate the printer server.
I hope I have described my problem well. Please help!

Randy
 

A:Can not install a HP LJ C8550N printer (with Printer Server card) to Windows XPpro

Double post.
Sorry Randy, its against the rules of the forum to double post the same problem in different forums. It makes resolution and follow ups too hard for many......
 

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I'm having difficulty getting the printer which is attached to a Win XP Pro system to be available for use by a Win ME system on the same network.

The printer is a HP Deskjet 697C. It is installed and working on the Win XP Pro system.
Both systems can see each other on the network and transfer files back and forth with no difficulty.
The printer on the XP system is marked for Sharing and File and Print Sharing is enabled.
The XP Firewall is turned off, as we use Zone Alarm Security Suite.

When I use Add Printer on the WinME machine, and try to browse for a network printer, I can expand the network to see the computer name of the XP machine, but the shared printer doesn't show up as a choice.

What are we doing wrong?
 

A:Solved: Can't Add HP 697C Printer connected to WinXP Pro into WinME printer choices

What is the share name for the printer? Win ME uses NetBIOS for local shares, and has a limit of 12 characters to a share name.
 

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