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Bottom of page is cut off sometimes printing from vista computer

I have an HP Officejet Pro L7580 hooked up to a router via ethernet. I have 2 computers on the network. One is running Windows XP and one is running Vista Home. The XP computer prints fine. The Vista computer cuts off the bottom (about 1 inch) of the print out. This happens from many different programs so I don't think it has any thing to do with the programs I am running. Sometimes it prints out fine. Any help would be appreciated. Same problem on Vista and XP machine.. hours wasted trying to solve - HP L7680 all in one printer, Word 2007. Help?! Need solution! Doing 100 page merge letters and some randomly cut off that bottom half of a sentence and print preview looks fine..plenty of margin room. I don't get it! If ANYONE HAS A SOLUTION PLEASE EMAIL ME AT up2the1@gmail.com. THANK YOU! I have the exact same problem with my Officejet J6480. Sometimes it prints beautifully, sometimes the bottom is cut off.

I'd love a solution to this, but at least now I know I'm not the only one.

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I read the fix from another person on this site. Delete your driver and install the driver for printer 990C. This does work as I had the same issue and it is now resolved by taking this step. When done I printed the same page that I was attempting before but now I have the full page printed without any errors. Happy printing :)

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Are you useing vista print drivers for the vista computers or are they XP drivers?

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