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When the printer is printing it always, without exception, prints two copies rather than just one. AAAkk! by Sondra on Aug 29, 2005 at 11:09am Add comment Please sign in to comment 0 To remove the 5550 case:Power on machine and open top cover so the carriage moves I will be listing a few on this post which might be fixed through resetting your printer. check over here

If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post). Mobile versionUnited States Home Privacy Contact Us Reset Printers Business Inkjets Color Copier DesignJet Deskjet Deskwriter Fax Officejet Photosmart PSC Resetting the HP DeskJet 5550 to Fix Common Printer Issues A Then I attempted to hook it back up to my PC. Thank you for helping us maintain CNET's great community. directory

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Has anyone heard of this one before? So it bascially will be like I just got it! Is there any help for this printer or should I just toss it and buy another? Find by product name or number (e.g.

I plugged another device into the USB port and>it was recognized. running the old version xp 32 bit, service pack 2 and all the ms updates til today..Tried HP's help chat.. If you cannot find your product on this site, go to HP Support Center - Hewlett Packard Enterprise. Hp Deskjet 5550 Driver Windows 7 He is using a USB cable to a Dell Latitude D800.

Extremely annoying and mysterious. Hp 5550 Driver Windows 7 64 Bit Cancel reply Leave a Comment Name * E-mail * Website Search Here: Recent Entries: The Secret on How to Fix Blinking Lights on the Canon IP3000 How do You Reset HP You'll find discussions about fixing problems with computer hardware, computer software, Windows, viruses, security, as well as networks and the Internet.Real-Time ActivityMy Tracked DiscussionsFAQsPoliciesModerators General discussion HP DeskJet 5550 printer wont http://h20564.www2.hp.com/portal/site/hpsc/public/psi/mostViewedResults?sp4ts.oid=409994 When I click on this to run it, it displays "LOADING" and then does>nothing else.

even if i am on the new pc's desktop and try to print it spits out a blank. Hp Deskjet 5550 Troubleshooting Dont tell me to re-install xp :) by unknown on Oct 13, 2005 at 2:47am Add comment Please sign in to comment 0 I can install the driver on a clean Thanks by unknown on Aug 4, 2005 at 10:07pm Add comment Please sign in to comment 0 Bad logic board?Only way to prove it is to swap out the part. It always stays blue.

  1. and yes I have to admit that I pulled the paper out from the front, which apparently you shouldn't do.
  2. I would like to add that the paper towel method takes care of a broken plastic tab.
  3. by unknown on Nov 29, 2005 at 10:44pm Add comment Please sign in to comment 0 Good afternoon,My principal has a 5550 that just stopped working.
  4. I plugged the printer using the same USB cord into>another computer and it was recognized.>Any ideas?> Can't find your answer ?
  5. Anyone have a part # and/or a source.
  6. Solution - Take some paper towel and cut a section that is the width of the cartridge and fold the paper towel up end over end making a little wedge or
  7. Push the bottom of the clips towards the front of the case.Wiggle and pull till it pops off, I think it's easiest if you lift a little from the back and

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tried again test page...nothing. http://resetprinters.com/resetting-the-hp-deskjet-5550-to-fix-common-printer-issues/ To order a replacement formatter, give us a call @ 866-352-7108.   3. Hp Color Laserjet 5550 Manual by unknown on Jul 12, 2004 at 6:46pm Add comment Please sign in to comment YOU HAVE THE WRONG DRIVER INSTALLED MY FREINDGO GOOGLE TYPE HP 5550 PRINTER DRIVER 7.1CLICK FIRST Hp Deskjet 5550 Blinking Ink Light Same problem as Gary Kennedy - can he tell me what he did?

When I tried to print a test page, it told me that there was a problem with the black cartridge and it needed to be taken out and put back in. check my blog At this point you can resume normal printing, or if you're ambitious you can try resending the firmware update. by unknown on Sep 12, 2006 at 12:15am Add comment Please sign in to comment 0 No! I have tried a known good pair of cartridges in it and still the light flashes. Hp Deskjet 5550 Driver

Any help with my problem would be greatly appreciated!!Thanks. Click below for ordering information and installation instructions. When I run the diagnostics on the HP web, I am told the USB Driver is not installed. this content None of the books even tell me what it means to have both lights flash so fixing it is a challenge.

I had contacted Canon only to be told I needed a new printer (which they would have been happy to sell me). Hp Deskjet 5550 Manual Yahoo. This, it seems, is where my problems began.

so far i am not really that impressed with this new pc.

by unknown on Aug 14, 2005 at 3:09pm Add comment Please sign in to comment 0 I had a pen failure today with my 5150. Wait for the printer comes to Ready mode. 12. Or is the paper just stopping?The exact error indication would be helpful.If the paper sense lever/flag is out of position you would get a jam indication as the printer would not Hp Deskjet 5550 Printer Paula by unknown on Apr 7, 2006 at 1:22pm Add comment Please sign in to comment 0 okay, here's my problem:this 5550 has worked just fine for about 3 years.

As failure kept reoccurring I finally resorted to wiping both the cartridge and the contacts in the computer with a clean dry cotton cloth. Should I talk to HP??? Articles & News Forum Graphics & Displays CPU Components Motherboards Games Storage Overclocking Tutorials All categories Chart For IT Pros Get IT Center Brands Tutorials Other sites Tom's Guide Tom's IT have a peek at these guys I unplugged the printer for two days; no change.

Reset Procedure: The fist step in resetting your Deskjet 5550 printer is to power it ON. When I hit the button next to the yellow flashing light the paper comes out and another page feeds in properly and prints -- even if it's more than one page. Support Information 2010-05-24|May 24, 2010 1078 Mac OS: Upgrading Firmware over USB from a Macintosh Support Information 2013-06-20|Jun 20, 2013 211 Grinding Noise During Warm-up or During Printing Support Information 2009-09-11|Sep A while ago I noticrd that when prining from the PC (2K) that only a few lines were prined at which point the printing just stopped and the paper remained in

It tells me no paper. I went to the HP web site to reinstall the software after the original disc installed unsuccesfully (I just ordered a new disc--probably a waste of $10.). I've refilled my cartridges (56, 57, 58) before.