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I am tryihng to print on a CD as per the instructions which came with my 5280. It is not happening, and is very unclear about how you put the disk in, and what is the blue collar for?

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The blue collar is when you are printing on the smaller CD/DVD's and you snap it into place. Most people just use the regular size cds so you won't need the collar.

You are not the first to be less than impressed with hp's directions on this function. That have recently released a video clip that can be very helpful.

http://search.hp.com/redirect.html?type=REG&qt=c5280&url=http%

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