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Top Student
Posts: 3
Member Since: ‎11-23-2010
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HP Photosmart C4280 prints blurry PDFs

Hi there, for some reason my printer has recently started to print PDFs blurry. It prints eveything else fine, e.g. Word documents, but when printing text from PDFs there is kind of like a shadow behind the text which makes it appear blurry. Any ideas how to fix this? I have just re-installed the printer and downloaded the drivers that are on the HP website and that hasn't fixed it. 


Many thanks!

Posts: 1
Member Since: ‎11-26-2010
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Re: HP Photosmart C4280 prints blurry PDFs

I have a 4780 and just started having the same issue. It may have started happening after updating the ADOBE reader on my laptop.

Honor Student
Posts: 2
Member Since: ‎03-10-2011
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Re: HP Photosmart C4280 prints blurry PDFs

Yes, I have also been having the same problem as well, but with my officejet j6480 printer. When it gets to pdf files it prints so blurry that you cant make out the text. Hp is going to having step up their game i am very disappointed to see that no representative havn't post a solution. I need a new printer because of this pdf mishap. more than likely i will take my business elsewhere.

Posts: 15
Member Since: ‎08-05-2013
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Re: HP Photosmart C4280 prints blurry PDFs

I seem to have a similar problem.

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