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The power / on-off button is flashing rapidly when I attempt to switch on my x1290, and it is not communicating with my laptop, despite USB cable being connected OK. The printer is unresponsive to pressing any of the buttons on the printer itself, and unplugging it from the mains and plugging it in again, and the same for the USB cable including a reboot of the laptop appear to have done nothing. Any thoughts?

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Panic over!! I unplugged the printer from the mains, took out the USB cable etc, rebooted my Laptop, and plugged the printer back in again... this time, when the power button was pressed, everything worked as normal, and it seems to be staying that way.

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