why won`t my printer work (1221 Views)
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Registered: ‎08-19-2011
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why won`t my printer work

After upgrading from windows XP  now that I have installed windows 7 ultimate my printer is not working .

PC unable to establish communication messages is there a fix for this

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Re: why won`t my printer work

What printer model. Does it have support for Win7? Did you goto HP's driver download section for that printer?

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Registered: ‎07-16-2013
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Re: why won`t my printer work

I bought a new HP 2512 all in one printer, followed all directions, but cant get it to work.


Can you assist???...

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Registered: ‎12-21-2013
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Re: why won`t my printer work

I brought this new printer and I am unable to get it to work. please advise.

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Re: why won`t my printer work



I understand you are unable to get your printer working and I would like to help. I would need some more information to better assist you and find the correct troubleshooting guides.


Please respond with the following information:

Your Printers Model Number

Your Operating System (Windows or Mac)

Are you seeing any error messages? If so, what are they?

Are you connecting USB, Wireless or Ethernet?


Hope to hear from you soon!




I work on behalf of HP

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