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I have a laserjet 4 printer and after I turn it on it gets stuck on "Lang=English" No matter what buttons I push it stays frozen at that stage. None of the lights come on after it reaches that point.

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  • steven Jul 08, 2010

    Try a cold reset. Turn the machine off. Hold down the the on line button and turn the machine on. It should say cold reset.
    Thank you, Steven

  • susielevine Jul 08, 2010

    Steven: Thank you for responding. I did as you suggested and did get the cold reset indication but then "self test" popped up for a few secs, then all the lights went off and I was back at the "Lang=English" indicator. I noticed on Ebay that this same printer is selling for $79 new. I suppose I should spring for a more updated machine. Please let me know if you have any other suggestions. You'd think they'd provide a reset button as part of the hardware. THANK YOU!



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Try to look on craigslist for at least a HP 4000, 4100 ,2300,2200 or 1320. The 4 is just to old these days. Thank you, Steven 805-520-3003

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