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No communication , all plugs are in - Lexmark X1290 All-in-one Inkjet Print Printer

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  • kimbleby Jan 07, 2009

    My printer is all plugged in, driver installed and still no communication?  I'm not a technical person so don't wanna mess about with it without some guidance.  Thanks.

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With the Lexmark printers communication subsystem you MUST let the driver ask for you to plug in the printer. DO NOT plug the printer into the USB port until told to do so.

To fix a fouled install:
(1) Uninstall the Lexmark drivers in Add Remove Programs
(2) Shutdown the computer
(3) Disconnect the printer from the USB port
(4) Restart the computer
(5) Run the Driver Installation software
(6) Cancel ALL attempts by windows to auto install the printer
(7) When the software asks for the printer connect it and continue

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