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HP Printer Toolbox by David E. Ross
Windows 7 (x64) HP Color LaserJet CP1215 Earlier this year, the Toolbox application for my printer stopped working. The Toolbox window opens, but it does not identify any "Known Printers". I am able to print okay without any problems. However, I cannot use the Toolbox to see my toner status,...
October 19th 14 01:31 AM
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Having problem using HP 1525NW on OSX by myfathersson
Is this a known problem with OSX or is there some reason I am having this problem please? I had it set up as a network printer, working OK for a year or so before it suddenly stopped working completely. I wonder if this was some OS update interfering with the printer because after some updates I...
October 17th 14 03:02 PM
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HP1525nw fleeting in Mavericks by myfathersson
I have been using an HP 1525nw successfully in OSX for some time now. When I tried to print this morning, suddenly, the OS cant see the printer. It is in the list (with a low toner warning) but all attempts to print to it result in a continuous search which never ends. It may be relevant that I...
October 15th 14 02:55 PM
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Samslung ML-2525 Review One Thumb Down) by Guv Bob[_4_]
Prints very clear (B&W only). But I would not recommend this printer because of two reasons. (1) the paper drawer is very hard to line up with the guides and you have to slam it in for it to close. I have actually been slamming the paper drawer too hard many times trying to get it to break so I...
October 15th 14 03:30 AM
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How to Write a Driver by Guv Bob[_4_]
Anywhere to look online explaining how to write a driver program -- or modify one written for one OS to use with an older OS? I can compose code but have never had to do a driver. Thanks. Bob
October 10th 14 06:18 PM
by Guv Bob[_4_] Go to last post
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black strip in the middle of a photocopy by pierre lemercier
I just bought a HP Color LaserJet Pro M177fw;installation ok but if I use this device to make photocopies with the document feeder I get a black band in the middle of the output sheet. This is not the case if I use the flatbed scanner. Any solution?
October 4th 14 04:45 PM
by Mark F[_2_] Go to last post
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Do any of these printers work with Windows 2000? by Guv Bob[_4_]
Do any of these printers work with Windows 2000? Specs for each say XP and later. Canon MG2220 Canon MG3520 HP 2512 Thanks. Bob
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October 4th 14 01:24 AM
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Epson Expression Home XP-215 WiFi connection problems. by T i m
Hi all, I'm trying to help a neighbour (re)connect their Epson Expression Home XP-215 all-in-one printer. They have had it just under a year and previously had it working (they say, I've not seen it) with a Netgear WGR614v7 cable router but recently they have had that replaced / upgraded with a...
September 18th 14 07:45 PM
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What's the trick to get the iPad to print to the HP OfficeJetJ4680c? by Shlomo Baumgard
nospam wrote, on Tue, 16 Sep 2014 18:50:44 -0400: what's a kludge is what mac and windows do, with hundreds of different printer drivers. eliminating that nonsense an advancement. You seem to understand the Apple/Android printing model. On the one hand, on Windows/Linux/Mac, each *printer*...
September 17th 14 03:07 AM
by Gernot Hassenpflug Go to last post
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Diablo 1620 problem by John Garza
Anybody seen a troubleshooting guide for the old Diablo printers? I have the maintenance manual but there's no troubleshooting guide. Mine powers up but doesn't print either via rs-232 or in local mode. It was working fine last time I used it 4 years ago. Has been sitting on a table under a...
September 12th 14 04:38 AM
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Konica Minolta 4650DN - yellow toner consumption etc by [email protected]
Hi, I have Konica Minolta 4650DN color laser printer, approx 5 years old. Now it's beginning to make really ugly prints and it uses A ****-LOAD of yellow toner - it's a total ripoff! Example: I bought new color toner cartridges in April and replaced the yellow + other cartridges - I don't use the...
September 12th 14 02:26 AM
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refilling hp61 tricolor by JohnF[_5_]
Just got an hp envy 4500 (from Staples), and ebay'ed hp61 refill kits from seller: cartridgepool. Contradictory info about refill holes from the printed instructions that come along with their kits, and from http://www.printerfillingstation.com/Refill-Instructions/HP/H47.htm for tricolor...
August 29th 14 07:37 AM
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Ink cartridges with old dates? by Ant[_3_]
Hello. Is it a bad idea to be using old, un(us/open)ed ink cartridges, that were dated years ago, in old printers like HP Photosmart 8450? Thank you in advance. -- "Don't be no Ant-Man. An Ant-Man has very low horizons." --Forrest Gump /\___/\ Ant(Dude) @ http://antfarm.ma.cx...
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August 25th 14 06:43 PM
by Moe Trin[_2_] Go to last post
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HP Photosmart 8450 printer lost the fairly new HP Tri-Color PrintCartridge 97 cartridge... by Ant[_3_]
Hello. Tonight, my very old HP Photosmart 8450 printer lost the fairly new HP Tri-Color Print Cartridge 97 cartridge (2014/08/24 Z; 1782606105249600) after I printed out a three/3 pages of B&W PDF application form after turning on the printer for a few minutes. The printer showed a blinking...
August 19th 14 09:29 PM
by Ant Go to last post
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Is this the place to get help with PPD problems? by Eli the Bearded
I took a PPD file from a recent HPLIP and want it to work with CUPS on MacOSX 10.5.8. It's not as simple as just using the "provide a PPD" link in the CUPS interface. That just gets me errors. The printer is this HP Officejet...
August 15th 14 12:00 AM
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CD printing, Scanning, and printing by Keith Nuttle
I have a need for professional looking one off CD's. I had been using HP lightscribe system to make these CD's Now that HP has dropped that system, and to my knowledge no one currently supports that system on Windows 8.1, I am looking for a new way of creating the CD's. Can some one suggest a...
July 25th 14 07:07 AM
by GlowingBlueMist[_8_] Go to last post
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age of my printer? by Hactar
My printer (a Citizen GSX-230 dot matrix) is second hand. I got it from my friend's dad several years after HE stopped using it. I've replaced several ribbons, but nothing else. How do I find out how old it actually is? My wife (b 1983) wondered whether it was older than she is, which got me...
July 13th 14 06:39 AM
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Problem Starting New H-P 8250 PHotosmart by Mort[_2_]
Hi, Running Windows, I have been using H-P 8250 printers for years,as their 6 ink cartridge setup gives me beautiful colors in photographs. I just tried to use a brand new boxed 8250 which I kept in reserve for a year or so. I get an error message on its screen: "Wrong cartridges installed....
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July 5th 14 11:35 PM
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Canon BJC-50-Not Working With Gutenprint in OS X 10.6.8 Anymore by Jonathan L. Parker[_2_]
Had worked passably (slow and used too much ink but print quality was OK) for most of the past seven years on a MacBook Pro originally running OS X 10.4.11. Still worked when I upgraded to Snow Leopard and Gutenprint 5.2.9. All of a sudden, however, it won't print in color. When I try I get...
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June 23rd 14 02:49 AM
by Gernot Hassenpflug Go to last post
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HP Laserjet M401dne On/Off Switch Blinking? by [email protected]
I have the HP Laserjet M401dne printer and it prints ok, but I have noticed that the On/Off Switch Blinks all the time now? I did not notice that before - I have had the printer for about 3 months. I'm running it on Win7 64bit computer. Is it normal for the switch to blink on/off or do I have to...
June 15th 14 08:46 PM
by David H. Lipman Go to last post
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