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Will not print

My printer will print a test page but none of my documents. I am using Windows Vista. It will download pictures to my computer. It says that it is printing but it is not.

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  • Gymnastgurl Jun 01, 2008

    is this printer compatible with Vista.. i'm having the same issue, and on the installation disc it doesn't say Visa, as it wasn't created when I got the printer

  • Schroeder256 Oct 10, 2008

    I don't have Vista, but my problem is the same. It's a brand new printer and I'm trying to use it for the first time. It says the pictures are printing but nothing comes out. I'm wondering if my USB cord is bad or maybe it's not a high speed cable so the picture can't transfer to the printer?

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Try reloading the printer driver cd again and see.

Posted on May 04, 2008

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Print queue stops document and will not resume


Hi,

Clearing the Print Queue in Windows:

Open the Print Queue
  • Windows 98 - click Start, Settings, Printers
  • Windows XP - click Start, Printers and Faxes
    or click Start, Control Panel, Printers and Faxes
  • Windows Vista - Start, Control Panel, Hardware and Sound, Printers
Double-click to open the appropriate printer's queue. The Print dialog box will open. Here you will see a list of all of the jobs waiting to print, along with the status of each job. The first print job is at the top of the list.
To cancel a document in the list, right-click it and select Cancel Printing. Most often, it is better to cancel all of the jobs and then resend the documents to the printer.
Cancel All Documents
  • Windows 98 - click Printer on the menu, select “Purge Print Documents”
  • Windows XP - click Printer on the menu, select “Cancel All Documents”
  • Windows Vista - click Printer on the menu, select “Cancel All Documents”
Please note that you must have Administrative rights in Windows XP and Vista to cancel print jobs. If you are the only user, you automatically have administrative rights. If you are on a multi-user computer, you must be an administrator. If are on a network and get a message saying that you do not have Administrative rights, find someone who does.
Under normal circumstances, printing documents are cancelled and will disappear from the queue. If one or more do not disappear, shutdown the computer and restart. When shutting down, you may get a message warning you that your print jobs will be lost if you continue. Tell Windows to shutdown anyway. When you restart, Windows may tell you that you have print jobs waiting. Tell Windows to delete them.
Before you resume work, open the Print Queue from the Start menu. You should find the queue empty. If you are using Windows XP or Windows Vista and the queue is not empty, you will be unable to print. Before trashing your computer, you can try to clear the queue using a secret Windows command.
Click Start, Run, and type “Net Stop Spooler” (without the quotes). Then press Enter. Shutdown the computer and restart. The print jobs should be removed. If they are not, shut down the computer again, take a deep breath, and then go for a long walk. The queue should be clear when you return. Note that you must restart the computer for your printers to resume normal operation.


Goodluck,
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Apr 01, 2008 | Epson Stylus Photo R1800 InkJet Printer

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Canon Pixma Mp750 Photo Multifunction printer Drivers and documentation.


Here I will show you where to find drivers and documentation for the canon PIXMA mp750 Photo Multifunction printer.

Drivers for this printer are available for Windows 98, windows ME, windows Xp, Windows Vista, windows vista 64bit editions, windows 7 and windows 7 64bit editions.


On MAC we have drivers for MAC OS X 10.2/10.3/10.4/10.5/10.6

A full on screen manual, quick start guide and other instructions are also available.

To download these drivers and or documentation for your printer please visit
THIS PAGE




Note picture below reads MP730, the actual page linked will be for your mp750.
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1. Click on Drivers & downloads

2. Select your OS ( Operating system, windows, mac etc )

3. All available drivers, documents etc will be available below.
For some of the documents a PDF reader may be required to open and read / print them.

To obtain a PDF reader, read this page PDF Documents. Pdf reader(s)

Thank you for reading and I hope your printer is up and running again.
-Ekse

on Mar 11, 2010 | Canon PIXMA MP750 All-In-One InkJet...

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My kodak printer is not printing my word documents


HAVe you tried to print on other application?

try to do some print test page using you computer. If your using windows XP you can print a test page under control panel and printer and faxes, Just click the icon of your printer then properties. If the test page printed the test page it means computer is fined

Just check the settings of word document. make sure your printer is selected as default printer

Nov 12, 2009 | Kodak ESP 3 Multifunction Printer/ Copier/...

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Printer keeps on feeding paper and prints illegible material -- if I turn off and on again it will continue feeding same --- how can I correct this problem which has occurred before and stops and resumes...


I assume you use windows XP and have you printer connected to you computer directly.
First turn off the printer, then go in your printers manager and pause the printer you have problem with it.
Delete all documents still in the printers queue. When deleted, put back on the printer, unpause the printer and print a test page (with the printer's property page on, you should have a test page button), if they dont delete, restart the computer, they shoul not be ther after rebooting.
If the test page goes well, maybe the document is corruped and need some fixing (some big picture do this problem on printers) check with other documents if they print well.
If it goes wrong again, do all the same thing again but beffore reprint, download and install the last version of the driver for you printer/OS.

Aug 02, 2009 | HP DeskJet 812c InkJet Printer

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After reinstalling windows vista home premium and microsoft works


Pushing the continue button and getting a test page just lets you know the printer is functional. This is a test without having the computer involved. If you can print a test page from the print driver, this lets you know that there is communication between the computer and the printer.

Uninstall your current drivers for the 1700, there are 2 places to look for the drivers, one would be in your all programs list, Dell Printer, uninstall, the other would be in control panel, programs and features, look for the dell printer software there. Once you have this uninstalled, go to device manager while the printer is still attached to your computer. In device manger look for the icon that represents the printer, right click it and then click uninstall. Now detach your printer, close device manager, restart your computer. Next you will boot back to the desktop, attach your printer, if windows recognizes and tries to install the printer, stop/cancel it. Install the printer drivers from the file you downloaded from the Dell support site. Now try printing from your application.


Dell's support site and download the most recent Vista drivers. Here is the link for Vista driver http://support.dell.com/support/downloads/driverslist.aspx?os=WLH&osl=EN&catid=-1&impid=-1&servicetag=&SystemID=PRN_LSR_1700N&hidos=WW1&hidlang=en&TabIndex=

Jun 08, 2009 | Dell 1700 Laser Printer

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HP photosmart C5280 document stuck in print que


Delete document manually from the path mentioned below:

1) Press windows + R an then type spool
2) Go to PRINTERS folder.
3) Delete the files present in there.

If not able to delete then
1) Open command prompt.
2) type "net stop spooler" and then delete the files
3)Again type "net start spooler"

Your stuck document is now cleaned. You can start printing your document again.

Mar 30, 2009 | HP Printers & Copiers

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Pages not showing any print


In this case, the first thing that I would do is re-install the printer.

Delete the printer from your computer then, if you have the installation disk, run the setup program to reinstall the printer and all of its drivers.
If you don't have or don't want to use the installation disk, you can download drivers directly from the manufacturer's Web site here
http://downloads.lexmark.com/perl/downloads/downloads.cgi

I could have provided a link directly to the download page if you would have provided the name of your operating system (Windows 2000, XP, Vista, etc). However, it's fairly simple finding your drivers. After you get to the Lexmark Web site you will need to type your printer model (1100 Colorjet) in the text box.
On the next page, you will need to select your operating system.
The following page will provide a link to download the driver files used to install the printer.
Make sure you download the correct drivers for your printer model. Using the incorrect drivers can cause print issues such as this one or cause wierd characters to print instead of letters. This kind of thing can also happen if one of the entries placed in the Windows registry by the printer software has become corrupt.

Download the file and run it to re-install the printer.
Print a test page from the printer itself to rule out any issues with the hardware. (You might also want to download the users guide if you don't know how to print a test page from the printer). If the page comes out blank, you will have to stop here and find out why you can't print directly from the printer (this would be an issue caused by the printer). If not, you can move on to the next step.

Next, print a test page from the operating system to rule out any problems related to hardware.
Start > Printers and Faxes > Right-click printer > Click Properties on the General Tab > Click Print Test Page.
If both test pages print successfully then you should be able to print anything without a problem and can try to print and email or word document to see how it comes out.
If the test page printed from the printer came out okay but this one came out blank, this indicates a software related issue and you would have to troubleshoot further.

I know this sounds like a lot to do, however, all you need to do is download the correct drivers (unless you choose to use the CD that came with it), uninstall then re-install the printer, and print a test page from the printer, one from the computer, then print any random document.

Hope this helps and thanks for using Fixya.

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Mar 29, 2009 | Lexmark Color JetPrinter 1100 InkJet

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Printer 4270 prints only a partial page and then stops


Thanks for the help. I followed your recommendation of uninstalling the Lexmark program and reinstalling it. Note that I had done this previously and still had the problem. However, following your advice, the third time must have been a charm. The problem has been solved.

Feb 04, 2009 | Lexmark X4270 All-In-One InkJet Printer

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LexmarkZ600 will not print I put in new ink cartridges.


Try first unplugging power cord, pulling out cartridges, and putting them back.

Restart the computer.

Ensure you removed the cellotape strip from new cartridges, and that cartridges are properly installed.

Ensure that the printer is set as default printer in Windows.

Print a test page from control panel>>printers>>properties.

If all the above does not work, try a replacement USB cable, just in case, then proceed reinstalling the driver software. Follow the method below to reinstall software:

To reinstall the software you can use the disk that came with the printer, or download the driver software:

Click here:Official Lexmark Drivers and Software

A web page will open, follow instructions, select model, select operative system etc., and click on download .
Chose to download the file in my documents when asked.
Afterdownloading,findthe file, double click on the file , then if you getintroubles,followthe instructions below to reset and reinstall drivers:

  • Unplug printer USB.
  • Go to control panel >> installed printers in Windows and remove (delete ) any installed printer from printer list.
  • Download driver from website, or use the disk and run the install file.
  • Follow driver installation wizard.
  • Plug back printer when prompted from installation wizard.
None : if you have Vista, many old models will not work unless they are Vista compatible.

Oct 28, 2008 | Lexmark Printers & Copiers

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