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Notebook or printer problem

My big problem is my notebook is not communicating with my printer

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  • kaqie Mar 14, 2008

    I can add the printer but there is no communication with my Sony laptop. I don't know how many times I've installed the software. Ive followed trouble shootinging instructions to delete previous installations and now am lost cuz there are so many installed. Also went to system restore to try to get rid of all installed software for Lexmark Z23/33 to try to reinstall. I've been at this for two days and am getting very frustrated....could you please help me with this problem.

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How is your printer attached to the laptop? if its USB is anything else working on the USB?

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You need to check if the printer is on a network that the printer is allowed to be shared in the printer properties, if not on a network check that the printer is showing in your printer/faxes folder, if not you need to install the printer driver. But really need more information on your set up as it's difficult to diagnose without knowing details.

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