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HP Laserjet 4L Won't Print From Vista

Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Printers & Copiers You need a second opinion or clarification ? It sometimes prints OK. It works fine for a while. Thx! this content

Please help. RightClick on HP 4L 4. The message comes up " unable to establish two way connection with device". Go ahead and press, Next. 10.

HP LaserJet 4L Help? Advertisement robwile Thread Starter Joined: Jan 26, 2000 Messages: 9 I have a vetran laserjet 4L that worked well until I connected it to my Toshiba 32 bit laptop running Windows ON THE PRINTER ITSELF HOWEVER, AFTER OPENING A DOCUMENT (WORD) TO PRINT, IT FAILS TO PRINT. This is not a printer problem.

Hopefully it should get installed automatically. by unknown on Dec 18, 2009 at 10:37pm Add comment Please sign in to comment Many thanks to moe & healthup for doing their best to help me out in my You can then select an HP 4 series PCL driver(can't remeber exact name not at my 7 box right now). Press test button and paper feeds all the way through but comes out blank and PR immediately feeds another sheet from the tray which prints data out perfectly.

Whatever the case it now works fine. Plug cable into printer and then turn on Plug USB cable into computer and turn the computer on   Windows will recognize the new hardware and install the cable and printer.  Thanks, Steve Steve in Charlotte (July 31, 2011) How can I tell which db25 to USB cables work with Windows 7 64 bit operating system? http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/LaserJet-Printing/LaserJet-4L-and-Vista-don-t-play-nicely-together/td-p/14509 MS messed up 2007 office bad enough from 2003 if it was not for OneNote 07 I would not even use Office 2007.Good luck.

Requires opt-in to Microsoft Windows Update and internet connection. I did go to the link and this is just a single cable, no combo that looks to be the correct one for my HP 4000 printer. Printer Whisperer (July 7, 2011) Yes, you can purchase a parallel switch from any online retailers that can do what you'd like. Cable too long?

All rights reserved.Newsletter|Contact Us|Privacy Statement|Terms of Use|Trademarks|Site Feedback Discussion Boards Open Menu Discussion Boards Open Menu Welcome to the Forum! http://www.allprintersmn.com/hp-laserjet-4l-printer/q728674-hp_laserjet_4l_wont_print_from_computer It will still copy from the tray and print that out perfectly Go to printer properties/ ports and config it to usb. ... Printer Whisperer (October 16, 2011) No, this will not work for Macintosh because OS X does not have built in drivers for HP printers that we originally manufactured for Windows-based machines. Similar Threads - Laserjet won't print HP LASERJET 4300n lawyerjb, Jan 5, 2017, in forum: Hardware Replies: 8 Views: 119 Triple6 Jan 5, 2017 HP 3005n Laserjet printer problem wolfworx, Oct

I generally stick to the actual name of the printer, but if you have more then one, or if you have an identical printer on the network, I would encourage a news Printers & Copiers We just moved and lost the parallel port to printer port cable. You don't necessarily have to use the 1100 driver (a 4 or 5 series will do as well). dont want to give up on my Laserjet 1100.

When I try to print something from my HP LaserJet 4L, on my print job screen, it will say, "Error - Printing", and my printer would not print. On the control panel the print list is evident I have right clicked "online" ... Ensure the ratio box next to "Use the following port:" is selected. have a peek at these guys Also, they do not work with anything other than printers.

I have another printer, Lexmark 3300, and the same thing happened when i tried to upload that, only the Epson loaded to the computer while Lemark did not. ... The nice feature about the HP Laserjet 1100 is that the driver for this printer is built in to Windows XP. I have the properties set to "usb port" and "enable bidirectional support" is unchecked (I have tried it both ways).

In this next part, you have the option to share this printer on your network.

Thank you in advance for youe assistance. Simply select HP on the left side of the window, and then select "HP LaserJet 1100 (MS)" and press "Next". Thanks. I have also tried installing the printer manually.

Password Site Map Posting Help Register Rules Today's Posts Search Site Map Home Forum Rules Members List Contact Us Community Links Pictures & Albums Members List Search Forums Show Threads Connect the USB to Parallel adapter to your windows XP computer. I'd get the manual ones (vs the automatic) because I've heard they perform much better and are more reliable. check my blog It is on, and the port is the virtual printer port.