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Does anyone know how to deal with a HP3054A printer wireless connection that continually tries to connect when the printer is off.  This is really annoying and the only way to stop it I can find is to leave the printer on.  I have a Dell Studio XPS laptop running Win7 64 bit.  The printer is great otherwise.

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I'm sorry, I don't understand if the printer is off, how can it do anything?  And connect to what? 

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My laptop keeps trying to connect to the printer and since the printer is off it cannot so my laptop keeps trying - ad ifinitum.  Is there a way to keep my laptop from doing that?

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