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Epson DX8450 not printing

I just recently bought an Epson DX8450.  I have a Mac OS X, i installed it fine, with the right printer drivers but for some reason whenever I send anything to print, it just feed blank pages and doesn't print anything.  It just feeds out the paper until it runs out and says I need to load more paper.   The copier works fine, its just when I print.  
Any suggestions to what can be wrong or how it can be fixed?! 
(thanks)

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  • mandymoomoo Apr 04, 2008

    THank you for replying! :D 




    Yes i used the CD that came with the printer.  I downloaded the printer drivers from Gutenprint?! n yes i have leopard! 

  • mandymoomoo Apr 04, 2008

    Hey, yer okay i think ive added you on gmail.  



    do you think this is going to be an easy thing to fix? 

  • mandymoomoo Apr 04, 2008

    o sorry......its thisismandy@gmail.com

  • raincoat May 24, 2008

    I have this exact same problem - what was the solution suggested anyone?

  • faye_art Oct 17, 2008

    My printer just keeps feeding me blank pages... I also use OSX. I have downloaded the mac drivers from EPSON they haven't worked. Please help!!

  • Anonymous Nov 19, 2008

    I have the same problem, there must be a problem with these printers operating with mac



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Are you using leopard os x? when you said you loaded the driver for the printer, did you use the disk that came with the printer?

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    Edgar Allan Pagayona Apr 04, 2008

    Your welcome, yep the driver/ installation disk that came with your printer is not compatible with 10.5. do you have a gmail account? or yahoo? lets chat dabesderis06@gmail.com or dabesderis06@yahoo.com if you dont mind.

  • Edgar Allan Pagayona
    Edgar Allan Pagayona Apr 04, 2008

    yep, its just that you dont have the correct driver for it let me check my gmail account.

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    Edgar Allan Pagayona Apr 04, 2008

    whats your email add i didnt get the invite still

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