HP Director has a flaw and is not compatible with IE7
I have a psc 1100 and I had to update my software from HPCHECK THIS OUT
Go to HP, this link
, type in your printer model #.
It still may fail to show...if it does not show HP recommends this
Workaround: Open HP Director each time you use it
the update to HP Director is not available, or if you have installed
the update and the HP Director window still fails to open, try this
From desktop, double-click the
icon to load the program into the memory. HP Director will not open at
this step. Do not click anything else on the screen until Step 2 is
key and the
together, and then select
from the menu that appears at the upper left corner of the window. If necessary, click it again until HP Director minimizes.
HP Director software displays as an item on the task bar (the row of
open software programs that appears at the bottom of the desktop
on the task bar. The software opens and displays normally.
Repeat Steps 1 through 3 every time you use HP Director.
window might appear larger than normal, but the software is functional.
October 2006, Microsoft released Internet Explorer 7. The HP Director
software that shipped with some HP products introduced between 2002 and
2004 may not be compatible with Internet Explorer 7.
HP Solution Center software, which replaced HP Director software on
products introduced after 2004, is compatible with Internet Explorer 7
and does not exhibit this issue.