I do not know what this red x is on my Kodak 5100 all in one printer icon. I can turn on the printer, scan a document and print it with no problem. However, the peoblem comes when I try to print a document from the computer. It keeps telling me 'printer is not on' when it is on, but I noticed tis big red X on the printer icone and cannot find a solution to this problem anywhere! Is it a software problem?
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did you recieved an error message printer not responding? If yes please double check the icons of printer on the printer and faxes, if you can see 2 icons delete both icons and unplug your USB cable, then restart computer. Now if the computer is already restarted connect USB cable then try to print.
there are several reasons why it will not print using computer, there might a problem on USB cable and its connection or the drivers., Please verify the problem, or you may contact kodak toll free 1 800 421 6699. hey will help you on this issue., Gudluck!
Try this one, Turn on the printer, Take out the inks, remove the printhead, put back the printhead make sure it will snap and you hear a click, put the inks back, wait for the printer to initialize, Press the Menu button, look for Calibrate printer, then print calibration page, then scan it after. Load a regular paper. Then try to print a demo page by pressing Photo and Copy at the same for 5 seconds then let it go. If same problem persist call this no for further assistance 1800 421 6699 Thanks
scanning requires a place to keep a copy of the document.connect ur computer and printer via usb2.0 and then open kodak home center from ur desktop. from there scan the document. u will be able to scan and keep a copy of the document on the desktop. if there is any problem,contact kodak @ 1800 421 6699
just open home center and click on the question mark on the top right and click on maintenance in the right and click on clean print head.............if you still get the same issue then just take both the ink cartridges out and on their side there is a number and just reply me back with that number and i will let you know if its genuine ink cartridge or not.........coz there are lot of look alike and refilled ink cartridges in the market which you wont be able to make out............
Once installed, Kodak All-in-One printer Home Center software allows you to print, copy, scan, and configure your All-in-One printer from your Windows XP or Vista computer.
To open the Home Center software window on your computer, use the Home Center icon on the Desktop or in the Start Menu
From the All-in-One printer Home Center main menu, selecting one of the six menu items enables you to:
Scan pictures and documents
Enhance and copy pictures
Enhance and print images
Configure settings for printing, copying, and scanning from the control panel
Access the Kodak Tips and Projects Center Web site.