6700 double-sided reverse printing (Mac) (1147 Views)
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6700 double-sided reverse printing (Mac)

Officejet 6700 Premium. Printing from Word. Mac Lion (10.7.4) and the latest download from HP (7-25-12). Using Bonjour (wireless.) The back side is always as if short-binding no matter if long- or short-binding is selected. Is this an HP driver problem? There are plenty of complaints of this type outside this forum for all kind of HP printers. Thanks.

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Re: 6700 double-sided reverse printing (Mac)

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Make sure to check for any available HP Update by clicking the Apple icon and then Software Update.


If the same persists, try resetting the printing system and then re-add the printer by following the HP Setup Asistsant.


*Be aware that resetting the printer system will remove any existing print queue and reset any customized driver settings.

Click the Apple menu, and then click System Preferences .
Select Print & Scan.
Right-click (or Ctrl + click) your product in the Printers list in the left panel, and then click Reset printing system .
Click OK to confirm the reset.
Type your user Name and Password .
Click OK . The printing system resets.


For any further issue, are you printing a portrait or landscape print job?

Which application being used to print - is there any difference by printing from other applications as Textedit or Preview?

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Re: 6700 double-sided reverse printing (Mac)

Rsetting the Printing System did it. I was doing portrait and tried Preview and TextEdit who had failed before. All, including Word works now. Thanks a lot!

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