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Prints only web page source code

My mothers HP C4180 printer has never operated properly. While it prints fine with Word and Adobe it will only print the source code of web pages. The PC (Dell Dimension 2400) will also hang on start up if the printer is turned on. I tried all the easy stuff (updates, reloading software) and the printer seems to work OK with an HP laptop. HP suggested updating the BIOS, but I have not done that yet, but it appeared the current BIOS from Dell is from 2003 so I don't think that will solve the problem. Any other ideas?

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Re: Prints only web page source code

Issue While printing from the Internet Explorer 7, the printer prints the HTML codes instead of the contents of the Web page. Solution Follow the steps below to resolve the issue. Step one: Restore the Default Settings for Internet Explorer

  1. Click Start and then click Internet Explorer .
  2. In Internet Explorer, click Tools .
  3. Click Internet Options .
  4. Click the Advanced tab.
  5. Click the Reset button. A new window opens.
  6. Click Reset .
  7. Click Close .
  8. Click OK .
Step two: Set Internet Explorer as the Default Browser NOTE: This step is optional. Follow the steps below to set Internet Explorer as the default browser:
  1. Click Start and then click Internet Explorer .
  2. In Internet Explorer, click Tools .
  3. Click Internet Options .
  4. Click the Programs tab.
  5. Click the Set Programs button. A new window opens.
  6. Click Set your default program .
  7. Click Internet Explorer .
  8. Select Set this program as default .
  9. Click OK .
  10. Close the window.
Cause The Internet Explorer settings are incorrect.

Posted on Jan 30, 2008

Re: Prints only web page source code

Reseting the internet exploerer won't fix it- it has someithin to do with bradband. I have seen this happen after broadband was installed

Posted on Jul 30, 2008

Re: Prints only web page source code

My hp f370 prints only webpages it does not print any pages in word niether is it scanning any pictures.and nor is it able to copy.

Posted on Feb 14, 2008

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