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I can't know when my cartridges are empty screen messages : Impossible de fournir l'?tat de l'imprimante usb (Impossible to get the printer state) Information sur la cartouche : L'imprimante est ?teinte ou elle ne peut fonctionner qu'en mode unidirectionnel (Cartridge information : The printer is off or it can only work in unidirectional mode)

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  • cjab Apr 28, 2009

    My HP1220C will not show as it used to with the bidirectional printing mode. I am using vista 64 bit with SP1.I cannot communicate with the printer.



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Here is the link to the user manual in french; or here in english; The solution to the unidirectional issue depends if you have the printer connected in parallel or by USB. In USB connection the printer can be set to bi-directional mode in the "ports" tab of the printer properties, assuming that the USB is setup correctly. In parallel mode this option is not available to change. On some other HP models, there are a bank of DIP switches inside that allow uni/bi-directional switching, but i found no info detailing these for this model, so i suspect it is only possible with the software. Hope this helps :)

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