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Printer not working

My printer has just decieded to stop working, printed one photo and then refused to shut down. error message appeared and said to unninstall the software, done that and still nothing, it just wont switch itself on now. all power points are connected and still nothing.

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Normal 0 Could have a corrupt driver.
Disconnect the printer or at least be sure it is turned off. I'd do both and when the CD software program asks you to connect the printer to the USB port, do so and it should again work properly.
Hope this helps. Bud

Posted on Jan 29, 2009

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