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I have a Canon Pixma iP4200 printer which is causing my Acer Aspire T310-3970 PC to reboot when I turn the printer on. It keeps on rebooting until I switch the printer off. Any ideas?

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If the computer does reebot immediately when you turn printer on, that is not aa software or setting problem , that is an hardware fault, and there is also risk to damage your computer.

Possible cause for the fault.

1 Faulty USB port on computer.

2 Defective USB cable.

3 Faulty control board on printer.

Things you can do:

Test a different USB cable.

Test the printer on a different USB port on computer.

If that does not work, the printer is sending a wrong voltage or data signal through the USB cable, tha printer can even work on a different computer, but there is always the risk to damage the computer.

Posted on Feb 23, 2009

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