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Windows 7: Hp deskjet printger

03 Apr 2013   #11
kingscurate

win 7 home premium 64 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by alphanumeric View Post
The HP setup software can be a pain. One thing I learned is, if you run the setup software from the CD or your PC "do not plug the printers USB port into your PC" until prompted. If you do the setup will almost certainly fail.
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03 Apr 2013   #12
ucmbass

Windows 7 Home Premium 32bit.
 
 

I had tried all of your previous suggestions. I finally rebooted the computer to its original out of the box setup. I had backed up the computer on my clickfree. The first thing I did was install the printer driver and it worked just fine. Problem solved and learned alot, thank you to everyone for your suggestions.
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03 Apr 2013   #13
alphanumeric
Microsoft MVP

Windows 8.1 Pro with Media Center 64 bit
 
 

It sucks to have to do that just to get a printer installed but at least it worked. Not having actual install media puts a kink into what you can do. Hopefully you'll be problem free for a long while.
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