Question about Office Equipment & Supplies
How are you connected from the printer to the computer?
What you want to do is first go into the print driver and open the port properties. And be sure that the port settings are correct.
If you are connected via an ethernet cable. You need to be sure you IP address is correct and did not change on you.
If that happened you want to go into your printer and set up the address again, set it to manual, and re enter the proper IP address. And if there is an IP filter on the printer, make sure the setting is OFF.
Also try new cables, Something may have happened to one of them.
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quick fix for most communication errors can be achieved by resetting the
printer and/or rebooting the PC. Simply disconnect the printer from your
computer. Reboot your pc. Unplug and re-plug the printer into the power source
to reset it. When the printer turns on, reconnect it to your computer. Then try
to print again once the computer fully recognizes the USB connection.
that doesn't help, try the steps below:
Disconnect the printer from your computer.
Rebrick (pull out power supply, black box where the
power cord is plugged in at the back of the printer, and put it back after 30
On your computer, go to Control Panel > Printers and Faxes.
Delete the Lexmark print object.
Reboot your pc.
When your pc turns on, reconnect the printer.
6. Wait until your pc fully recognizes the USB connection. To check, go to Control Panel > Printers and Faxes. If you see a new Lexmark print object in the list, then try to print a document again to verify that the problem is fixed.
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