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My printer won't print word documents!

I have a new HP Photosmart C5180 All-In-One printer, I hardly use it, but I've been having to do a lot of reports latley, and every document I try to print doesn't come out. the screen on the printer usually will say "Printing", but it doesn't even do that!

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Re: My printer won't print word documents!

The best thing to do is take it in for warranty service.

Posted on Jan 12, 2008

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Click on Start,
Go to Control Panel,
open Printer and Faxes
look for the Printer which is HP C5280 or any icon related to same,
Right click
Choose set as default
Close Everything
Shutdown your computer and Printer
Check and make sure that the USB cable is connected propely
Restart the Printer first and then the computer,try Printing some thing.

if this doesnt resolve you issue then i would suggest you to uninstall the printer software and reinstall and update it from

Please let me know about the resolution

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