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karonk
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Paper comes out blank

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I've done everything the computer and printer have told me but it still won't print.  Paper comes out blank and it just won't change.

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-JohnB-
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Re: Paper comes out blank

This article should help resolve your blank pages:
http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/document?docname=c01892627&cc=us&dlc=en&lc=en

Give the steps listed under your operating system a try and let us know if it helps.

Best of Luck!

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medicps
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Re: Paper comes out blank

I need to find out how to stop the blank pages for windows 8. I do not have the problem on my other computers which have xp and windows 7. But with windows 8 I get a blank page and then a printed page. It is very frustrating when you keep running out of paper and have to keep checking. I have a HP Photosmart 7200 wireless printer

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pullingmyhairou
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We've gone thru all the suggested steps on the HP Officejet Pro 8500a.  When plugged back in it goes thru all the start-up steps several times (ie cleaning the print head, etc) Then it just shuts down/goes to sleep until you try to do anything to it, and it starts all over again.  Won't print a copy or a fax!

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Re: Paper comes out blank

Hi there,

Try downloading and running the print and scan doctor located here:

http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/document?docname=c03275041&cc=us&dlc=en&lc=en



It can fix a lot on its own and if not give a better idea of what is going on.


Best of Luck!

 

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