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C4180 all in one printer.When I boot the computer & the printer’s on, we can’t get a monitor screen. It’s black & unresponsive. I turn off the printer the computer boots up with a screen, then we can turn on the printer & all is well. Is there someone else who has had this problem & is there a setting or fix that I can download. Thanks

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  • jette11 Feb 23, 2009

    I have the sam problem and have tried the different usb ports as well as purchasing a new cord. Has anyone come up with any reasons this may be happening? As the previous person stated, if the printer is on, my system will not start up (has a blank screen). If it is off, I can boot up and after system is up turn on printer and all works fine.

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That's weird, but try moving the usb cable of the printer to another usb port... If not replace the cable with a new one, might be faulty.

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