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Hp psc 500 prints only after restarting computer

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  • Anonymous May 01, 2009

    My hp psc 500 is not a usb printer. It is attached to pc by the older, larger type printer cord--parallel port (I think). If I haven't used it in a while, when I go to print, it won't print. So I restart the computer, then it will print

  • shoemail May 02, 2009

    I have the same problem. The printer prints fine. But, when the printer stays on for a while, it goes into power save mode. When it does that, the computer will not recognize the printer anymore, unless I restart the computer, then it works fine once again.



    It's frustrating. I can't seem to find a way to turn off the power save mode on the printer, but, you might want to try and select "Factory Defaults", on the menu. That might help.

  • Raymond Ramirez
    Raymond Ramirez May 11, 2010

    is this a usb printer?

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Make sure your pc is not affected of any viruses because virus sometimes creating problem in printing.

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