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Printer won't print all of a sudden

I have owned this 4L for over 10 years and it has worked flawlessly for all that time, then all of a sudden I can't get any documents to print. I have done nothing to the hardware, but this weekend did a disk clean up in Accessories and defragmented my hard drives. All connections are secure. I can get a print test page, but nothing else. When I check the print que after quite awhile of trying to print, my PC gives me an "out of paper" message which it cleraly is not. Help, any suggestions.

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  • Anonymous Jan 01, 2008

    My HP LaserJet 4L printer will print a test page directly from the printer button, but will not print any documents. The cable is still correctly installed, etc. It seems it just doesn't send the print message to the printer so then I get a timeout error. Any help?

  • miggymoops Feb 20, 2008

    I have had exactly the same problem. It will print a test page but will not print a document. I get the same error message that it is out of paper.

  • gymjunkie Feb 22, 2008

    printer suddenly stopped printing after 10/12 years, will print test page then nothing,cable connected correctly new powerboard, plenty of paper.




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Try with re-installing the driver and see. bye

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