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First, delete and install again a update driver for your operating system and then print a windows test page. If the mencioned page is all right the trouble may be is fix it. If not, download and install again another driver.Test all the printings, copy, send a mail, etc.
Printing can be a rather tricky process. If your planning on printing a document, press 'File' then 'Print Preview'. Once your happy press 'File' again, then press 'Print'. Connect it to your printer. Before printing, check that you have paper and ink.
This model printer only has USB printer connection and it cannot be connected to a wireless network directly. If you have a wireless router then you can connect a print server to this HP printer and then connect the print server to the wireless router. This will allow you to print wirelessly yo the HP printer when you configure the printer server and configure the printer driver in the computers to connect to the printer port IP address of the print server.
Connect the printer to the laptop and install the printer driver on the laptop. When you want to print say a word document, click on File - Print - and is the Deskjet has been selected as the default printer - click on Print. If you do not have the print driver CD then you can download it.
You can download the printer drivers from the Compaq/HP WEB
support/download page. Make sure you select your model printer and the XP or
Vista Windows version of the drivers you require and install them. Click on
this link to download the drivers: - http://welcome.hp.com/country/au/en/cs/support.html
Based on the information you shared:
Did the printer run out of Ink or Paper? What is the error you get when printing. Was it printing before?
If not then you need to install the printer drivers prior to printing.
delete all of the hp software, reboot windows, remove anything in "add remove programs" that looks like it belongs to HP, reboot again, then plug in printer wait for it to detect it, then reinstall software.