20 Most Recent HP Photosmart C4580 All-in-One InkJet Printer Questions & Answers



I don't have a solution for this problem. I have a comment. I have the same types of issues with my HP. I hate HP. Why is it that we can design software to remotely fly fighter jets but we can't get reliable software to print wirelessly? I am now going to throw my HP Photosmart C4580 All-in-One in the road.
2/2/2022 8:08:03 PM • HP Photosmart... • Answered on Feb 02, 2022

My HP c4580 states that the cartridge is missing or undetected.So I reinstalled the cartridges and it says the samething,WHAT DO I DO?

It's a new cartridge you fitted? If not, it's probably because it genuinely is empty. If new: Remove all the cartridges. Switch off the printer. Switch the printer off and reinstall the cartridges. Switch the printer on. Switch the printer off. If you continue to receive the same error message it's because the cartridge isn't fitted/seated correctly, or that cartridge has a problem.
7/28/2021 4:49:33 AM • HP Photosmart... • Answered on Jul 28, 2021

I tried connecting my wireless

Open whatever program you're using for virus protection and/or firewall, and turn that OFF temporarily. If that solves the problem, then start looking for port blocking on the firewall software. You might also try the ADMIN screen on the router - maybe Log in and look to see if a firewall or port blocking feature of the router has been turned on. You can discover the Router IP by opening a COMMAND PROMPT (black screen, white text), then typing ipconfig /all and "enter". The Gateway address will be displayed along with a lot of other information, including the IP of your PC.
7/25/2021 7:29:39 PM • HP Photosmart... • Answered on Jul 25, 2021

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maybe the drivers aren't installed properly. try reinstalling the drivers.
11/13/2019 5:38:09 PM • HP Photosmart... • Answered on Nov 13, 2019

My HP Officejet 4500 will

You did not mention what is the make and model of your old pc. If but this time it seems like your printer needs to be installed again using apple computer. Feel free to write again. Thanks.
2/17/2018 6:00:03 AM • HP Photosmart... • Answered on Feb 17, 2018

HP C4580 PhotoSmart Install Crash

My photosmart all in one printer C4400 does not turn on. I have tested all connections. It still does not turn on.
1/31/2018 3:36:54 PM • HP Photosmart... • Answered on Jan 31, 2018

Region settings for Hp Photosmart C4580

yes i can
12/18/2015 9:48:14 AM • HP Photosmart... • Answered on Dec 18, 2015

I cant scan to computer

  1. Position the document on your scanner.
  2. On the File menu, click Scan New Document.
  3. In the Scan New Document dialog box, select the options you want.
    • To select additional scanning options, click Preset options, and then click either Create new preset or Edit selected preset.
    • If you want to scan a double-sided page, select the Original is double sided check box.
  4. Click Scan.If you selected the Original is double sided check box, the Scan New Documentdialog box reappears as necessary.
  5. If you selected the Original is double sided check box or the Prompt for additional pagescheck box, click Done to save the file after the last page is scanned.
Note By default, OCR is performed automatically when you scan documents. To turn off this feature, click Scan New Document on the File menu, and then click eitherCreate new preset or Edit selected preset. On the Processing tab of the Preset Options dialog box, clear the Use OCR to recognize the text of the scanned imagecheck box.
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12/5/2015 7:23:17 AM • HP Photosmart... • Answered on Dec 05, 2015

My scanner is sending my scans as images not text.

you must convert to text, most scans save as pdf or tiff (yours is most likely a tiff) choose save as... and change extension to .wrd or .doc
10/9/2015 12:42:02 PM • HP Photosmart... • Answered on Oct 09, 2015

My HP Photosmart C4580 keeps telling me that the ink cartridge is missing. I have used only HP 74/75 ink cartridges since I've had it. I cannot even scan to my computer.

Most times this seems to be a problem with the electrical connections to the cartridge. A q tip moistened with water or denatured alcohol can be used to CAREFULLY clean the contacts on the cartridge and the carriage , being especially careful not to hook or damage the contacts in the carriage. See the link below. EmptyPortlet
3/14/2015 3:54:12 PM • HP Photosmart... • Answered on Mar 14, 2015

It keeps telling me that the ink cartridge is missing or not detected. I bought the same ink cartridge I have always used: HP 74 or HP 75. Besides that the printer works great (but now it won't even

i got an hp also giving me problems,try taking the cartridge out and use alcohol and clean the gold contacts that control the ink flow then reset the printer!
3/13/2015 7:39:54 PM • HP Photosmart... • Answered on Mar 13, 2015

How do I print in grayscale.I do not get the option in print menu

With respect to color usage during greyscale printing: Unfortunately, with many of the newer inkjet printer models & printer drivers, printing in greyscale actually consumes more color ink than normal draft printing. If you wish to save on color ink, it is suggested to do one of the following as available in your specific printer driver/software:
    -Print in Normal - Draft mode (or super draft if available), plain paper. -Print in Black & White mode only* - Draft mode on plain paper (typically this is the best way to save on ink/printing costs). -For internet page printing, print using CleanPrint (3rd party software for printing most internet-based content from all major internet browsers. NOTE: not affiliated with Inkjet411): http://www.formatdynamics.com/cleanprint-4-0/ -Keep printer on at all times; power up cycles typically consume large amounts of ink (per Consumer Reports, Aug 2013 issue). * Most printer models will still consume a small percentage of color ink due to normal ink/printer maintenance, such as between job 'spitting'. The purpose is to ensure the printhead is maintained to avoid clogging. ----- Regarding HP 74, 75, 74XL or 75XL repurchase or ink cartridge refilling, if you unable to find a retail / refill store close to you and you are trying to cut ink costs, may we suggest you try a remanufactured ink cartridge from http://www.inkplicity.com/ as their ink cartridges typically have the lowest cost in the USA, have a high reliability rating, come with a 1-year warranty and provide free shipping for all orders above $20 (available to US residents only). Here is a link to retail ink cartridge refill stores: http://inkjet411.com/?page_id=483 ----- For any additional questions please contact us directly: [email protected] -Thank you Inkjet411 Team Member
12/4/2014 12:56:00 PM • HP Photosmart... • Answered on Dec 04, 2014

HP J4680 says "printing" but doesn't print

Turn it off and pull the plug. Now turn it on and off twice. Now plug it back in and try it.
5/16/2014 8:25:44 PM • HP Photosmart... • Answered on May 16, 2014
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