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HP 5510 Just stopped working properly in the middle of a doc.

Hp 5510 all of a sudden stopped printing in the middle of a document. It pauses for like 2 minutes, then does a quick line of 2, then pauses etc. I just tested with doing just a copy thinking maybe something was awry from the comp. to the printer, and it is diong to the same thing just int copy. I am using Mac OS X

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  • loadapod Mar 17, 2009

    So the driver I see is from 2005. Is that really the updated driver? I am pretty sure I have at least that. I have to ask though, would a driver even affect the way the machine operates independent of the comp? If i am manually operating the machine even if the comp. is not attached? Just curious. Thanks for your input.

  • loadapod Mar 23, 2009

    Ultimitloozr, it does the exact same thing when doing the test page. Any thoughts?

  • ultimitloozr May 11, 2010

    On the printer, press Setup, 1, 4. This will generate a self-test. Does the printer exhibit the same symptoms when printing this?

  • Thomas F. Schneider May 11, 2010

    Do you think all of the document was in the printer memory or computer memory when it stopped. I am willing to bet that most printers have little to no memory in them so that mean that the pending document while being printed is still in the comuter.  I was onlty stating what i would do . I have no vested interest. Do what you think is best.

  • Thomas F. Schneider May 11, 2010

    OSx or OS 9 ? I would start by reinstallng the driver. You will eleminate one possible cause. 


    Your Driver  Link:


    http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/softw...

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Well, thet just proves that the problem is with the printer itself. I would guess that it is an issue with either the memory or the print engine itself in which case it would most likely require a trip in to a qualified HP service center to resolve the issue.

Sorry I don't have better news for you.

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