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I have Hp DeskjetF4280, everything is intact, I'm not sure about the wires but i know i put them in good last night,i can scan, i can do everything on this printer except print from the computer itself. I have a paper due tomorrow, and it wont print, i click print, it prepares, goes to 1000%, and does nothing.

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Check the connection the USB cable if it is okey check the status of the printer OFFLINE or READY ,it should be on ready, go to control panel view installed printer , and set as default printer.

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Check that your printer settings are set correctly, and not set to print to file. Also make sure that you have the software up to date including HP solutions, as his can help you when you have problems such as this.

Go to http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/softwareCategory?product=3390949&lc=en&cc=us&dlc=en&submit.y=5&submit.x=12&lang=en&cc=us

you will see a picture of your printer with some options below it, such as troubleshooting, updating drivers and software etc...

I hope this helps

Posted on Dec 05, 2008

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