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My printer is not printing Lexmark 5400 series

My computer is communicating with the printer but it won't print. I've tyed restarting the computer,Unpluging and printer and unpluged the USB and connecting it back but it still won't work. What shoul I do next?

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  • Anonymous Apr 07, 2008

    instaleed with disk

  • Anonymous Jul 20, 2008

    i can't connect the printer to my computer

  • Anonymous Nov 09, 2008

    same here

  • suzan76 Feb 02, 2009

    hi,

    my lexmark 5400 series was printing from computer before, after i moved to new home, i reconnected, then it's not printing from computer. i tried reistall the drivers.didn't work.anybody can help.

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Contact Lexmark Technical Support. If any of their suggestions don't work, ask them if they would replace the printer. I have had a Lexmark x1270 and x2550 printers that would not print Black or Color. They replaced both of them. Talk nice.

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1. Please uninstall the printer driver software then restart the computer.

2. Reinstall the printer driver software

3. Most important try to do self test of the printer to check if the printer is ok.

All the best

Rais Sayed MCP MCTS

Posted on Mar 06, 2008

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