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Printer won't print

Having same problem as another person on this site. Pressed the big button at left of printer - prints only the test page. Won't print anything else...even turned it off for 1 min...Nothing.

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Re: Printer won't print

The secret in the case of "smithprint" (me) turned out to be a loosening of the plug from the computer connection when I removed the jammed page. Pushed it in properly and everything worked properly.
So first step is always to check the cable connections - elec. supply and computer.
Elementary, but there are probably more ignoramuses out there besides me.

Posted on Apr 28, 2008

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Re: Printer won't print

Had same problem as Guest posted on April 15, 2008. Using a solution found at another site, I:
1) unplugged power from the printer
2) disconnected printer cable from computer
3) plugged power back into the printer
4) printer completed its power-up steps and green light was solid once it finished (orange light was not on)
5) reconnected printer cable to computer

After that the printer worked great! Best wishes!!!

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Paper start to feed but after some time not working

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Re: Printer won't print

Hp LaserJet 1100- Toggle/ Re-plug in the power
That should print out the test page.
If it wont print anything else, then take out the catridge/toner, and check to see if anything is stuck in the inside, like little white plastic pieces. That should do it. It seems to be a manufacturing problem.

Posted on May 29, 2008

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