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Hp psc all in one will not work.

My hp psc all in one lights keep flashing, and will not print, scan, or anything. It says scanner failure. kbcllady@aol.com please help

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First for the simple tasks:

1. have you tried powering the printer down and back on again?
2. have you verified that all connections from the printer are securely fastened?

These PSC printers are fairly simple machines. If you've gone through the above it's likely that the printer itself is malfunctioning and needs to be replaced.

I don't know how old the printer is, but at worse HP by default offers a 1 year warranty on all it's products. You could call them and get them to replace it. I will warn you that HP support is a pain to deal with some times. Be persistent about having them replace the device (if it's under warranty of course).

Hope this helps.

MO

Posted on Jul 13, 2008

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