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iMac can't see the printer

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macOS 10.12 Sierra

Hello there.

I'm having issues with my HP ColorLaserJet MFP M281fdw printer and my iMac.

Everything was fine for a few months and then suddenly my iMac lost connection with the printer and there's no way to reinstall it.

The printer is connected to my network and I can reach its web page, also I can see the printer via HP Smart on my Samsung smartphone and print from it.

My iMac can't see it, neither via HP Smart nor Printers & Scanners. If I try to install the printer via IP, it installs, but then I can't print because it's offline.

Any idea how to solve this?

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