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My HP Officejet pro 8500 Wireless won't print.

 I can copy and print from the printer or scan and print but my HP computer won't send print data to the printer.  I have tried downloading the software to update drivers or diagnostic tools but the download cancels when it gets down to the very end.

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Re: My HP Officejet pro 8500 Wireless won't print.

I was able to resolve the problem with the help of an HP technician.  I had to do a system recovery.  it's working fine now.  Thanks for answering.

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I'm not sure why the downloads are canceling.  Try downloading the HP Print and Scan Dr. again.  Let me know what errors you receive?

http://www.hp.com/go/tools

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I was able to resolve the problem with the help of an HP technician.  I had to do a system recovery.  it's working fine now.  Thanks for answering.

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No problem.  Glad you got it figured out.  Smiley Happy

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Re: My HP Officejet pro 8500 Wireless won't print.

My printer won't print. It's not networked - straight forward usb. It was working fine and then one day decided not to. I get no error message. The print dialogue box shows the print job then it disappears bt nothing comes out. I have done a full reset. I have checked spooler, even changed the permissionas per other threads I have read. I have even put in a brand new set of ink cartridges but still nothing. Any ideas would be gratefully received. Thanks.

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Hello Julie,

 

Download the Print & Scan Doctor and run it and let me know the results.

 

Good luck!

 

 

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All my cartridges are full and the printer stopped printing? What to do?

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Hi gcundell,

 

Try running the clean printhead utility up to 3 times.  Does that help?

 

What is the Model # for your printer?  An example would be A909g.

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My officejet pro 8500 909 is connected  to my computer but does not print .What do I need

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