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Printer Does Not Print.

I just bought this Printer and am in the process of setting it up. I install the drivers that come with it. In the Select Printer option i choose HP Design jet 3000cp (because 3800cp is not listed). The link below is a screen capture of the steps i am doing to install. Well after i install the driver i go to print (i have the printer connected to my laptop using a parallel cable.) When i go to test print/photoshop print/MS Office Print it all does the same thing. It looks like it is going to print, a print window pops up and has a picture of my printer printing and then the little print icon appears on the task bar. Also at this time the printer status changes to receiving. Then all of a sudden the window and the icon disappear and the printer status goes back to ready and does nothing. I have tried it on two different computers but i keep getting the same result. What am i missing.

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Re: Printer Does Not Print.

What are the operating systems of the computers? Have you checked that the printer is supported by these operating systems? There appear to be issues with Vista computers for driver for many peripherals Suggest you contact HP rethis one By the way your Screen shot that mode is it? I dont seem to be able to open it with the regular programs.

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Canon mp258 printer can not fine driver on my computer it only picked up the scander part

Possible causes of failure:

1. Error install driver process
How to install the correct driver canon
- Do not connect the printer to the computer. So, turn on the printer but do not connect the printer to the computer.
- Insert the driver CD and do the install process.
- At the time of the install process, it would appear the request connect the printer to the computer.
- Connect the printer to the computer. The computer will detect the printer, and install process will continue until completed.
- Then, press the START - Printers and Faxes - Right click the Canon MP258 series Printer - select Printing preferences - click Maintenance - Print head alignment - Align print head - OK - etc. Perform print head alignment until completion (approximately 3 times the heat print alignment). Print head alignment, to configure the printer and computer.
- After the print head alignment is completed, the printer is ready to use.

Install the wrong driver canon
- Connect the printer to the computer, then perform install process.
- Solution: disconnect the USB cable from the printer to the computer, then uninstall the drivers and applications that are already installed, then restart the computer.
- Repeat the process to install in the correct way.

2. Drivers don't support the operating system
If you need a Canon MP258 driver download here:
Canon Support and Download

- Follow the link
- Product category = Inkjet Multifunctional Printers
- Product series = PIXMA
- Model = PIXMA MP258
- Document type = Drivers & Software
- Click Find
- Select OS = example : Windows 7
- Download driver printer; MP250 series MP Driver Ver.1.04
- Download driver scanner; MP Navigator EX Ver. 3.04

I hope this information helps. Thank you for using FixYa!

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I keep getting the message failed to create print object Lexmark 6500 series. The specified module could not be found. (126)

It coudl be a printer driver issue. Please follow the steps below to fix the problem.
First, uninstall your existing print driver. On your computer, go to Start menu > Programs > Lexmark 6500 Series > Tools > Uninstall. After the uninstall process, reboot pc when prompted.
Second, visit the Lexmark website to download and re-install the Lexmark X6500 printer driver. Select your operating system > download > execute the file. Follow the instructions on your computer screen.
Lastly, after the re-install process, try to print again to verify that the problem is fixed.

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I dont have installer driver hp 695c

You can download a driver from the manufacturers website which is located at Click on support and then download drivers/software. Enter the model number of your printer and follow the prompts to download and install the drivers. Do not connect your printer to your pc until the drivers and/or software is installed.

Good luck!

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I just bought canon mp492 all in one , trying to print word doc from memory card, but its not working

Memory cards are only for image files. to print a word document, you need to use your computer.

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I can't install my hp f4280 can i install without cd installer can u give me step by step process how to install

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Can't get the duplexor to print on both sides . The duplexor is installed, but it will not allow me to print on both sides of the paper. It will print one side then it flips to the other side and says...


Unless the driver has an 'auto-discovery' feature (not all drivers do), you would need to configure the driver to show the duplex unit as 'installed'.

On the driver Properties dialogue, select the "Device Settings" tab (may only be available when logged in with administrative rights) and change the 'duplex unit' option from "Not installed" to "Installed".

hope this works for you ,all the best.........

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I have a Xerox 7655 printer and I am trying to use the direct print tabs. After downloading the template and following the instructions exactly, they are printing upside down and backwards. Can someone...

You may need to change the driver. I have seen different issues with machins printing tabs, that changing the print driver will solve. Most of the tab issues are when the driver is a PCL 5 or PCL 6 driver. Switching to a PS driver frequently helps resolve those issues.
The newest drivers would be located on Go to the home page, select Drivers and downloads, then enter your model number in the search box, and then select downloads and drivers again and select the newest PS driver and install that. I am pretty sure a new fresh PS driver will resolve your problem.
I am including the setup procedure below, I assume this it the process you followed.
Try a new driver. If that doesn't resolve it, possibly the machine firmware itself will need to be updated to the newest version.

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At each printing position click to highlight all the text visible on the sheet. Type in the wording you desire and proceed to the next sheet.
When printing the file ignore the warning about margins.
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2) Set the paper type to [Pre-cut tabs (106-176gsm).
3) Set the number in sequence using the [up/down] arrows for the number of tabs in the set.
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5) Select [Confirm].
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As per someone elses post here:
# Select Print from the File menu.

If you see the message The Epson Printer Driver dealing with CD printing is not installed, click OK.

# Click Tray, select Tray 2, then click OK.

Note: If Tray 2 is not selected, the CD design will print in the wrong position.

# Click Manual Print.

# Make sure Epson Stylus Photo R(your model) is selected.

# Under Paper, select the following settings:

* Source: Manual

* Size: A4

# Click Properties.

# Select CD/DVD or CD/DVD Premium Surface for the Media Type setting.

# Click OK, then click OK again to print. 

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If you are using a MAC try this page -> If you are using anything else the following may (or may not) be of some use: Nothing prints: Verify the correct print driver is being selected. Print by selecting File then Print. The current selected printer should be listed in the Print dialog box. Select the correct printer if the wrong one is selected. * Check the print driver Properties to verify it has not been set to offline. * Try printing from another program to verify the printer is functioning correctly. If other programs can be printed from, there is a problem with the Web browser. Try the remaining steps, and then contact the browser vendor if necessary. * Restart the computer and try printing again. System resources may have become low or a task required to print may have died. Restarting the computer should correct these issues. * Install a universal Microsoft ®) printer driver that is compatible with the HP all-in-one, and then select the universal Microsoft printer driver to print from the Internet. To install a universal Microsoft printer driver, follow the steps (these may vary slightly based on the version of Windows in use) below: NOTE: The Windows diskettes or CD-ROM may be required to install a universal Microsoft printer driver. 1. From the Windows Desktop, select Start , Settings , and Printers . 2. Double-click Add Printer . 3. Select Next on the first Add Printer Wizard window if one appears in this version of Windows. 4. If the option for Local or Network printer appears, select Local and then select Next . 5. Under the Manufacturers list, select HP . Under the Printers list, select the HP Deskjet 855c for newer models, or the Deskjet 550c printer driver for older models. Select Next . 6. Select the LPT1: Printer Port for parallel installations, or the DOT4_00x port for USB installations, and then click Next . 7. Select No so the universal printer driver will not be the default printer, and then click Next . 8. When prompted to print a test page, click No , and then click Finish . Insert the Windows disk if prompted. 9. Before using the universal driver, it may be necessary to shut down the HP all-in-one software. Do this by right-clicking the HP all-in-one printer icon next to the time in the lower right corner of the screen, and then click the Close (or similar) option. 10. Print from the Web browser by selecting File , and then Print. 11. Select the Universal print driver in the Print dialog box before printing. Let us know how you get on

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