Hewlett-Packard Deskjet Printer
The Deskjet printer from Hewlett-Packard is a fast and efficient inkjet printer. The models include all-in-one printers that are accompanied with a scanner and a copier. Deskjet printers are relatively cheaper than Officejet, Photosmart or Laserjet printers. Some of the models support economical printing mode that helps to save ink. These printers have an in-built software program that helps in managing your scanner as well as digital camera.
Like other printers, you need to maintain your HP Deskjet Printer, especially when it is new. Generally these printers are relatively easy to maintain. Most problems with the printer are common and can be fixed easily. If your printer is not able to recognize the PC, then ensure that drivers are installed properly. Try to reinstall the drivers from the disc. You can also download print drivers from HP’s website.
- Obvious Problems
- Driver Conflict
- Jammed Paper Tray
- Unclean Printer
Check if the printer is properly plugged in or not. Check if the cables of the printer are well connected to the power source.
If your printer is not able to recognize the PC, then ensure that drivers are installed properly. Try to reinstall the drivers from the disc. You can also download print drivers from the website.
Ensure that the paper tray is lined up correctly for loading. Paper jams are usually obvious, but sometimes you may face a situation when there is no indication that the paper has jammed up the printer. In that case, open it up and visually inspect it to take out the jammed paper. Make sure to use tweezers. You should never take out the papers forcefully.
Your printer may not function properly if the heads are dirty. In that case you can gently wipe down the dirt or grime with the help of a dry, lint-free cloth.
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