Reasons why a printer goes offline on Windows® Vista®
What are the causes due to which printer keeps going offline on Windows Vista?
Sometimes you may receive an offline error message while using your printer for printouts. You can fix this problem very easily. To change the printer status from offline to online on Windows Vista, you need to disable the offline mode. You can use two options to disable the offline mode. One is by changing the printer settings on the Windows operating system and the other is by pressing the offline button on your printer. You can change the offline mode by simply pressing the 'offline' button on your printer. You can get support from the printer manufacturer to change the printer offline mode.
Information if a printer goes offline on Windows Vista operating system:
- Printer offline
- Tips to change
Sometimes, you may receive a message that tells you that printer is in offline mode after the system starts up. This can be frustrating but you can fix this problem easily. Sometimes your printer creates a print command and takes it offline while using network printer on Windows Vista. To resolve this problem you need to change the printer settings on a Windows Vista operating system.
You may face offline mode error on a Windows vista operating system, if you have enabled the offline mode of your printer. Most of the printers come with a button to enables the offline mode. If you have pressed this button, you printer goes offline. You may also face printer offline error, if you do not connect your printer properly. So you need to check the cables and connectors that have been used to connect your printer.
To change the offline mode, you need to select 'Printers and Faxes' from the Start menu. Double click on the printer you want to change to online from the displayed window. A pop-up window will open and you need to uncheck 'Printer Offline' option from the menu bar of the pop-up window.
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