A printer is a device used for printing text and/or graphics from the computer.

learn more… | top users | synonyms (1)

0
votes
2answers
13 views

Removing default printers via command line

For a company I have to remove the default printers(fax, onenote, ...). Manually you would do this in control panel, right clicking it, and do remove printer. Using i.e.: printui.exe /dd /m "Send to ...
0
votes
0answers
7 views

. “an error occured while files were being copied: 0001 0000” on windows 10, canon mp250

I'm currently trying to help a friend install her printer driver - Its a mp250 series using the 1.05 driver. She's running windows 10 64 bit (I'm not sure if its home or pro, but shouldn't matter). ...
1
vote
0answers
18 views

Windows won't recognize network printer

So this has been driving me crazy. I've set up a shared printer via Samba on Ubuntu using this very helpful guide. Everyone using a Mac can connect and print perfectly. Windows on the other hand will ...
0
votes
1answer
15 views

HP printer will print and scan from browser but not from printing utility

I am trying to fix a friends printing issues with his HP Envy 5530. He switched internet provider earlier this week and since then he has not been able to scan or print. His computer is on a wired ...
-1
votes
0answers
12 views

Prevent HP Deskjet 1510 from turning itself off after innactivity

I have an HP Deskjet 1510 all in one printer/scanner. I'm trying to set it up using a client computer so that I can scan and print wirelessly via that computer's USB. The only issue is that this ...
-3
votes
0answers
28 views

Not able to install additional x32bit drivers in Win 10

I was sharing Canon LBP 2900b printer from Windows 10(x64 bit) to Windows XP(x32 bit). Now I have formatted the Win 10 machine. Now I am not able to install the compatible x32 bit printer drivers in ...
0
votes
0answers
16 views

Win 7 Remote Desktop and Remote Printing Not Working

We have 2 offices located in Sydney and Melbourne, and the colleagues use Remote Desktop from Melbourne office to a Windows Server 2008 R2 box in Sydney, and want to print out something to the printer ...
0
votes
0answers
11 views

Install Multiple Printers at once

How would I install several printers at once, I have tried using the add hardware wizard/add printer wizard but this only allows me to select one device at a time. I have tried selecting some .inf ...
1
vote
1answer
33 views

Printer toner doesn't adhere well to the paper anymore

We've had the Samsung SL-M2825DW for about 2 years now, and printed a total of 5345 pages (according to the configuration report). Recently, I've noticed that the toner doesn't always adhere well to ...
0
votes
1answer
24 views

How can I force my printer to print in black when it can't recognize 2 colour cartridges?

So I currently have this issue where my Epson WF-3620DWF can't find the blue and yellow cartridges. (They are official epson ones) and I have a full black cartridge in there. How do I force my printer ...
1
vote
0answers
16 views

Setup network printer with 2 routers (modem-router and wireless-router )

I have a network printer (HP Office Jet 6000), I want to setup this printer in my network. This is my network structure: ISP --> Modem (10.0.0.2) --> WIFI (LAN: 10.0.0.3, WAN: 192.168.0.1) --> ...
0
votes
1answer
14 views

How to troubleshoot a printer that wont boot

I've got an HP LJ Enterprise M604 that fails to turn on. -I have verified that the wall outlet works and is distributing the correct amount of wattage -I have verified that the cable works with ...
1
vote
0answers
19 views

Windows - two printers with different formats

I've run into a weird problem. We have a computer with two printers installed from server; one standard A4 and one which prints small labels. When printing from Internet Explorer to the default ...
1
vote
1answer
36 views

How to install every printer (with wildcard) from PrintServer

is there a quick and easy way to install every printer from a print server over a console like PowerShell? Add-Printer from PowerShell does not support Wildcards. I tried it with Get-Printer and ...
0
votes
0answers
11 views

Publishing local printers in Remote Desktop sessions

My client has users of an ERP application spread across 50 locations. In each location, there will be multiple users. The ERP is hosted in a central server which has Windows 2012 Server 64-bit. The ...
1
vote
0answers
18 views

Change printer per program in windows xp

Just for one specific program I want to set another default printer than for the other programs in windows xp. My idea is to write a batch script which changes the default printer just for the ...
0
votes
0answers
23 views

Margins different between printers, one has larger margins

at work I have two printers at work and I need to use them to print checks - which are super specific with what the bottom margin needs to be - because the MICR line needs to be like 3/16ths from the ...
1
vote
2answers
21 views

Printed colored text is brighter than usual

I have the following printer: HP Officejet 4500 G510n-z. Normally I print a colored text (mostly black, but some is colored in green, blue, orange, purple). The last time I printed - the blue text ...
1
vote
1answer
17 views

Canon MX925 in KDE 4.14 ok- but unable to locate in CUPS/Plasma

I'm confused and I could need your help with installing a wireless Canon printer MX925 (on Plasma 5.6.3). I still have a running KDE 4.14.10 system, Kernel 4.3.6 with a working Canon MX925 printer. ...
0
votes
0answers
28 views

Windows 7 - Run Devices and Printers as Different User

So at my work we have to install and remove printers pretty often and most users do not have admin privileges on their PCs. I've been looking into trying to run the Devices and Printers applet as ...
0
votes
0answers
29 views

Serial to USB adapter for thermal receipt printer PC won't recognize device

I have a WASP RP-300 Thermal Receipt Printer and purchased a Serial to USB adapter for a Windows 7 PC. It only appears to register the adapter and when it installed it stated, "Your Device is Ready to ...
0
votes
0answers
24 views

Brother Printer Jams

My Brother MFC-J870DW printer keeps jamming (there screen says front rear jam). I have followed the instructions and cleared the paper several time. I also followed a YouTube video on how to clean ...
0
votes
1answer
13 views

Print job error information on Windows 7?

When a print job goes to "error" status, is there any way to get more detailed information on what exactly went wrong?
0
votes
0answers
14 views

HP Laserjet printers do not work in a specific office network, works in others

We have a HP LJ 3055 at a branch office which stopped printing. Replacement LJ 3055 also didn't work there. RAW, port 9100. Printing problems affect a single LAN. Same printers work in other office. ...
0
votes
0answers
21 views

Dymo Lablewriter 450 installation keeps failing

User used to have a DYMO labelwriter SE450 that worked perfectly fine for months, no issues. Windows 7 pro, absolutely no configuration changes have been made that would stop it working. It recently ...
-1
votes
0answers
17 views

Connect wired and wireless client using ASUS router

I have an ASUS RT N66U wireless router and a Canon wireless printer. Is there a way to configure the router so that a PC that is connected to the router via cable (but doesn't have a wireless card) ...
0
votes
0answers
6 views

Share Internet & printer

I have two laptops and one desktop with me.Desktop is situated at the basement, my internet router is at the first floor.I needed internet in my Desktop too. So I had purchased TP-Link WLAN Usb device ...
0
votes
0answers
10 views

Shared printer between Windows Vista and Windows 10

Is it possible to share a USB printer on a network of Windows10, Windows Vista, and Windows XP? Currently, the printer is on a Windows Vista machine and is shared with other Windows Vista computers.
0
votes
0answers
9 views

Kodak 9810: OS X 10.10: Not allowing me to select the driver in 'Printers & Scanners'

So, I have OS X 10.10 on an older Mac Pro (2012, I think).Today I tried to plug my Kodak 9810 printer into it to do some quick prints. I downloaded Kodak's drivers, firmware and updates and install ...
0
votes
1answer
21 views

Printer issue in windows 7

My Printer Spooler stops working automatically. I have restarted Printer spooler many times, but it just stops automatically. Due to that I cannot properly use my printer. Please help me.
0
votes
1answer
24 views

How can i get my colors to print out solid and not half toned?

I notice that my colors are printing out with little dots like a half tone or newsprint. I've looked in my settings and I don't know how to fix it. I want my colors to be solid. Does this mean my ...
-1
votes
1answer
31 views

Hp psc 1210 all-in-one printer and windows 7

I have recently upgraded my computer from windows xp to w-7. Trying to use my HP psc1210 all in one printer with w-7 but can not find driver
0
votes
0answers
17 views

Problems during a T2265+ printer installation

I have a Tally 2265+ printer and I am facing the following problems: The printer only "prints" by applying force and not ink from the ribbon at all. It "prints" chinese symbols instead of letters ...
0
votes
1answer
41 views

Virtual PDF printers don't render text background color

I noted recently that a Win10 box that I have, stopped printing text background color in virtual PDF printer. At first I charged it on the virtual PDF printer used (Bullzip), but that same printer ...
0
votes
0answers
32 views

Windows Server 2012 Printer spools but does not print

I have an application on our server, the application's job is to print a file. When I run the application I see the printer start spooling in the printer window, I see files (briefly) get written to ...
0
votes
1answer
38 views

How to tell if a program or process tried to print or print info

I'm trying to work with third party support on a financial program called Mercury. The program says it has successfully printed a report through its "scheduler", but never physically prints anything. ...
0
votes
1answer
662 views

Unable to print on network printer from WIFI connected device

I have a small network with WIFI router. My printer is connected to WIFI router via LAN cable. I can see in the admin page of WIFI router that printer is connected through DHCP with assigned IP ...
0
votes
0answers
22 views

Create a printer USB port in Windows without a printer installer

I have an HP Laserjet 1020. I plug it into a Windows 7 Pro 32 bit Dell via USB. Under Devices and Printers, it shows up as a fully recognized USB device however it does not show up as a printer. I go ...
0
votes
0answers
21 views

HP OfficeJet 6600 printer color too dark

Images from from OfficeJet 660 are consistently dark, printing from any computer. HP Genuine cartridges installed and I've gone through all 3 stages of cleaning. Is there a way to change the color ...
1
vote
0answers
21 views

Netbios name resolution fails intermittently in mixed environment

I'm hoping for some tips and suggestions for resolving some issues I've run into connecting to our shared printer. I have a network with a network attached storage box, a windows 10 workstation, two ...
0
votes
0answers
8 views

Laserjet P-1006 goes to sleep

we have a shared printer at office between 3 laptops which is connected to one of them. all of them has the same driver and same windows. when we're in the middle of the day, we send print, it works. ...
0
votes
0answers
11 views

Epson XP-100 Black colour not printing

Black not hardly printing. so I replaced all colours and have done about 6-10 cleans. colour printing ok but black is a bust in that it is only printing very patchy and faint; not discernible. Any ...
0
votes
1answer
25 views

HP Photosmart C7280 showing error for ink cartridge even after being replaced

The printer is displaying Cannot print - replace the following empty ink cartridge(s) to resume printing (Light Cyan). First, the ink cartridge is not empty, but changed anyway with a new cartridge. ...
0
votes
0answers
49 views

Brand New HP Color LaserJet M452dn will not print out of box

I have a brand new Color LaserJet M452dn and I just plugged it in. Gave it a manual IP address. I can get to the homepage for the printer on the address. I can add the printer by IP address but when I ...
0
votes
0answers
20 views

Printing 2 x A5 onto one A4 in Word

I have tried the various solutions to this and have managed to get from only one A5 doc on A4 to 2. However, the problem is that the A5 docs are tiny. I have tried numerous different settings and ...
2
votes
0answers
257 views

What does this ink level indicator mean

I am using a Canon MX922 printer through CUPS on Ubuntu GNOME 15.10 with GNOME 3.18. When I open the Printers dialog under Settings, I see an ink level indicator. There is 3 sections of the bar: ...
0
votes
0answers
18 views

Printer sharing without driver

I have a problem with a Canon LBP-810 printer. It doesn't have Win8.1 driver, last I found is for WinXP. So I made a VMware Player guest machine, installed an XP on it, then istalled the printer's ...
0
votes
0answers
34 views

Can't print from network printer, same computer, different user

2 computers and a server.. Network printer shared by server, User A can print using this network printer fine from computer B User B can print using this network printer fine from computer A User A ...
1
vote
1answer
53 views

Page in Word not printed completely (to edge of paper)

I made this page in Microsoft Word Then, when I printed it, a little of the graphics in the margin are not printed and it is blank near the edge of the paper. How can I get my page to print all ...
5
votes
1answer
199 views

Should you switch your Inkjet printer off or leave it on standby for ink cartridges to not dry?

I did read that inkjet printers need to regularly clean their cartridges so that their tip don't dry. The common recommendation therefore is to not remove the power supply, which I'm not doing. What ...