HP officejet 8500 A909a: HP OFFICEJET 8500 a. slow to START printing. Runs fine once it begins to print.
My officejet 8500 A909a worked fine on windows Vista. Suddenly he began to hesitate for a minute or two before starting to print. Once it starts printing it seems to work ok. I installed the new drivers and firmware to try and solve the problem but to no avail. It almost seemed to get worse after that.
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Please first as part of the procedure described in the document of the all-in-one printer HP Officejet Pro 8500 (A909a) - slow Windows printing .
If you still experience the issue after you complete the steps above, please download and run HP Print and Scan (PSDr) doctor. HP printing and doctor Scan is a free utility (tool) that allows to quickly solve common printing, scanning and connectivity problems. After you run the PSDr, if you have all the icons that do not have a green background, please take note of them and the name of the element for this icon. Here is a document that will help you during printing and the doctor Scan HP.
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HP OFFICEJET 8500 a take sometimes several minutes to begin network printing.
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When printing from a laptop Win 8.1 and a Win 7 laptop, the printer is not printing for a whole 60 seconds after clicking on the button print. Then it prints the page but keeps it for another minute before he spits. A third Tablet 8.1 winning is also on my net wireless isn't the problem. It printed immediately. The first two laptops have been installed since the HP CD supplied with the printer. The third, a tablet of 8.1 Win, has been installed since the network as it is not a CD player.
I ran the HP printer Scanner doctor and it has been successful to uninstall the printer from the laptop 8.1 first, but I found it easily again in the add a printer in the printer control panel. I also disabled the firewall McAfee, but that did not help (Yes, I turned it back). In the Properties window, I checked for the latest version of the driver, I am OK there.
The printer is on my WiFi network. The icon of spooling print if displayed in the notifications area of the taskbar as soon as I click the button print. I tried MS Office, Adobe Photoshop and Firefox. All have the same time frame.
If I told it to print two copies, he waits a minute, prints the first page and then the second, but holds on the second page for one more minute, as was he drying of the ink or something. I timed it delays with a stopwatch, it takes really two minutes to print a page, or a page with a single word on this matter. Share mode is turned off.
Printing a test page for the printer properties pane takes also two minutes to complete. I'm out of ideas so any suggestions will be appreciated. What is a Windows network or printing problem?
Thank you for your response. Understand that your printer is on wifi and all laptops are connected via the wireless.
Have you tried "hard reset the printer?
- Turn the power off. Remove the power cable and the data cable from the device.
- Connect the supply directly to a wall outlet cable.
- Reconnect the power cable and turn on the power.
- Print a self-test by following steps below.
- Load US letter or A4 size, unused, plain, white paper into the input tray.
- Press the power button () to activate the product.
- On the touch screen product, tap the right arrow () to display the second screen of the navigation.
- Press Setup () on the control screen. The installation Menu appears.
- Tap the arrow down () and then tap reports.
- Tap Printer Status Report. The test page will print.
The time of the first page is 39 seconds. This time is usually listed as approximately from 7 to 14 seconds (not HP more which seems to have deleted it on their site!). It's not a software or computer problem (even of computers different and various documents), the printer accepts the job immediately, and then starts whirrring and complain and think and a break of 40 seconds before eventaully starts printing. I have re-installed software, reset the printer all to no effect.
In addition, as reported by many others, he receives a paper jam when it comes out of standby, when there is no paper jam. Open and close the drawer and it works usually - but rehearsals then that on the next clock cycle. HP?
Yes, solved within HP repair shop. They said there was a piece of paper stuck to the right behind the printer heads, forcing out of alignment and it seems that the printer has tried to change the route. Fortunately subsequently he completely stopped printing so I took for repairs, which solved all the problems I had.
My officejet pro 6830 takes more than 1.5 minutes to print the first page to initiate a print job. Meanwhile, I hear the setting of the print head. This seems to be a very long time. Is this normal?
I'd love to help you with your 6830. I understand that it's slow to start printing and the print head seems to be adjusting before printing begins. Beginning of the rel by printing a self-test page and the time required to print:
1. in the printer control panel, press Setup.
2 tap reports and then tap Printer Status Report.If the printing speed is...
Can you send a fax from a PC to an Officejet Pro 8500 Wireless all-in-One printer when connected wireless?
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I understand that you would like to know if you can send faxes from your computer. Yes, you are able to perform this function, but must be in place. What is your operating system on your computer? Click here to read: Windows.
Please follow this entire document from HP on the sending of a Fax from your PC (Windows 7 or Windows Vista).
Let me know if this document solved your problem or not.
Impatience on your part.
I have a HP HP Officejet Pro 8500 Wireless all-in-One Printer and try to print 75 copies of a program for our event. After the first 5-6 pages the RED in my program starts to turn magenta. I have new HP ink cartridges and print on HP Color Injet paper. I have renectly replaced the Black/Yellow Printhead (at least 6 months ago). At the beginning when I cleaned the printheads, I was able to print 2 or 3 pages showing my color RED. Then back to magenta. When I received the images of test after you have cleaned the print heads, they are all perfect, no lines.
What happens and how can I solve this problem?
Thanks for the reply!
Given that the printer seems to work for a bit and then comes back to the same question, it must be a problem with the printhead (Cyan/Magenta one) or the ink lines that go from the cartridges to print heads. First of all, I would suggest that you check the warranty date on your printhead C/M. If it is under warranty contact HP Technical Support in your area and inquire about a replacement, but if not, it's you if you want to replace the print head, printer service, or look into an upgrade.
Have a great weekend!
HP Officejet Pro 8500 a Premium does not print the docs of the computer, but will display a test page. I constantly get a message that the computer cannot communicate with the printer. Not only it will be not be printed docs, it will not print web pages using 11 IE or Google Chrome.
I used print and Scan of doctor, he always reports there are no questions and print page one same test so I can not print anything else.
Whenever I want to print, I have to restart the computer. After the reboot, I have a chance to print. This problem started on February 15, 2015.
My operating system is Windows 8.1. I have unintalled HP, rebooted, and then reinstalled the software software:
OJ8500_A910_1315 - 1.exe
HP Print and Scan - HPPSdr.exe doctor
HPSupportSolutionsFramework - 11.51.0049.msi
All versions were last uploaded on 4 April 2015.
I have a home wireless network (router Ubee DDW366). All other devices in the House will be printed on the printer of 8500 has no problems: 2 Toshiba laptops, 2 Android phones and 1FireHD.
The desk top is installed with a network card Netgear, I don't know the model, but I had it tested by a PC technology to verify that the card works. The card and 8.1 of Windows have been installed on January 3, 2015.
I have run virus scans and analyzes malware. Whenever they show that there are no problems with my desktop computer. What kind of desktop? Specially designed for my listing of... without brand computer parts store. ASUS motherboard P6X580 Premium. Now I will probably get hacked!
I'm at my wits end. And it's frustrating when I need to print something and the system hangs. I often use screen printing to a word document to save in order to restart... but then I lose all sorts of features when I pick up what I needed. It is also a time consuming.
This printer we served well for two years and I have expensive cartridges pending; another two cycles of recharge.
Addendum: can I scan with the HP printer help. I open the HP printer assistant, he "gets" the printer information, then I select "scan a document or photo" and the printer answers. I have no problem with the sweep.
It has been awhile, but I played on something you wrote. "There could be a software conflict with the HP software" everything worked very well... impression was shifted at best; just didn't know if it would work. So I would eliminate a program, reboot clean, try to print, and then reinstall the software. I finally found the culprit. I had a program running in the background, occasionally. When it ran, HP does not print. Stop the program and I was able to print... Do not have a problem since I found it... I do not say that it was a software to share files... so I replaced since this program with something else that doesn't cause problems... It took a long time and I couldn't work the question every day.... but I can say that I have problems printing for the past 5 days! I can print with confidence.
I have an Officejet Pro 8500 a Premium. Juice I had charging ot my driver, thinking that he would resolve the question below, but it didn't. The connection string is portable-> docking station-> ethernet to the router-> ethernet for printer. On my laptop, I can see the printer ink levels so there is a link but when I try to print, and then select the printer Officejet 8500-(no fax), it tries to print to fax 8500 a and then jump upward with a box of fax.
I tried the following:
-Changed the port to 8500 a fax
-A tried to set the default printer of the fax to the network printer - received an error message: operation could not be completed (error 0 x 0000709). Double check the name of the printer and make sure that the printer is connected to the network.
I think I got it this morning. It seems that I had a print driver that is hidden on the laptop. I say this is because when I went to the printers and drivers in the control panel it showed no printer driver. I then turned off my laptop, the printer is off, run a usb cable from the laptop to the printer, started the computer completely started printer and print driver has shown in printers and devices. He is currently working. I can't really explain why it worked, but it did.
I have a problem with my 8500 has.
When I run the alignment, then it has sometimes failed. The black printing ink dosnt too proberly. I tried to run clean print head and tried to run the alignment many times.
If I don't use the printer for a while, so I can print 1-2 pages in black once again, and then the black ink stop working again.
I checked the cables of the ink and tried other solutions to the support page, but nothing seems to work.
Would it work if I replace the print head, or know someone at - it a fix for this?
Best regards, Anders
Hi @AndersGK and welcome to the Forums of HP!
I see that you have print head problems. I would try to help!
It seems you have a lot of troubleshooting already covered. It is possible, that you can start to encounter a failure of the print head.
I recommend to remove the ink cartridges and performing a power reset the printer. Unplug the power cord from the printer and the power outlet, then wait 60 seconds. After 60 seconds, plug back in the printer. Make sure that you connect the printer directly to a wall outlet. Make sure to bypass any surge protector or power bar.
I would also recommend using the steps described in this document on the problems of quality Print for the HP Officejet Pro 8500 has e-all-in-one printer series.
Good luck and please let me know the results of your troubleshooting operations. Thanks for posting on the HP Forums!
Hello, I have a HP Officejet 4635 e-all-in-one printer and can't print a multiple page document. The printer will print all except the two or three first pages, stopping in the middle of the last page it is printing, and then ejected from the page, usually with the third print top. At this point, I get an error message on my computer screen that says: "cannot print from xxxxdocument. I can go back into the print menu and select the pages that are not print and manually fill the work, but which requires sometimes two or three attempts, that the printer stops again impression after two or three pages.
My operating system is Windows 8, the printer is connected to my wireless router which is on the same floor, the printer is connected directly to the wall outlet. I met this problem until print 28.0 Firefox, Microsoft Word, and Microsoft Excel. The documents included diagrams, sheets of computing, graphics and text. Oddly enough, I think I'm able to print several pages (of least until 4 on my last attempt) of Microsoft Office Picture Manager.
I have no page unique impression of difficulties from the browser or any installed program and am able to print from my devices android as well, although I still have to try multiple pages printing app. The problem seems to occur more often if I try to print more than two pages.
I searched on the Web site, looked through the installation of printer troubleshooting, including the instructions under "step 3: If your printer is connected to your wireless router, but you can't print (or scan). Nothing I've tried has helped him.
I wish I had a solution to this problem.
Thank you very much.
Helen Marie Kennedy
Have you tried full install driver software? OJ4630_188.exeExit the: 08-04-2014
ENVY 5660 e-all-in-one printer can print documents (for example, .doc files) from a USB connected to its USB port?
Similarly, can the Pro OfficeJet 8710 or 8720 print documents from a USB connected to its USB port?
Any printer PCL3 as the Officejet Pro 8710, 8720 support only Photos of pritning from a USB (JPEG and BMP), it cannot print the document files such as ir PDF DOCX to a thumbdriver, but only to a computer...
The HP Envy 5660 only support printing Photos from a device memory too, but only from SD card, there are not any USB port for a USB.
None of the models above can only print from a computer or a mobile device...
8730 Officejet Pro which is a postscript printer to print PDF, Word and Powerepoint support files directly from a USB (Latin characters), however it is a commercial product and cost more as such:
OfficeJet 6600. Works as a printer, but not able to start the scanner.
I am facing a strange behaviour of my camera. I tried to find similar problems on the forum, but did not succeed.
I started it 2 days (near my 5610 old which seems to have problems of aging). I use a Sony VAIO PC, OS Win7-Pro, updated.
Running the appliance following the instructions of the poster. Presents the installation CD. Wireless net was successful and the screen of the device is to give the corresponding IP address.
But this IP has realized the configuration SW is not recognized. I tried thousands of times, switching and on different devices (router, printer and pc) in the order required, uninstall and reinstall the device.
However, despite the property intellectual not recognized the device functioning as a "printer".
But I need to use it as a scanner.
Procedure by selecting the "scan to PC" screen of the device (only available as an option) I get the message "to ensure that the feature is turned on" and I am prompted to 'open the printer HP SW,... '. ».
Go to Windows and by clicking on "HP SCAN" in the HP/HP Officejet 6600 directory I get the a warning window stating "HP Officejet unidentified 6600.
Can someone, please?
Thank you in advance.
Have a great day!
On my HP Officejet Pro 8630, when I start a print job and select ' without borders on "print 3 or more copies, the first 2 pages of the print job, and then a blank page prints, followed by a good impression, followed with a blank page, etc. until that work ends.
If I disable the option without borders, the job will print correctly without blank pages. I tried printing from multiple computers and programs with the same number and have updated printer drivers / the most recent versions.
I tried printing wired network, wireless network and USB all with the same result. I've had the printer for less than a month.
I use the printer for business purposes, and it is causing the major headaches!
I solved the problem by selecting the Type of paper - HP Bright White... She has been set to the default value of plain paper. I can now borderless printing correctly without blank pages.
I have a HP 620 laptop computer and a printer OfficeJet 4500 wireless. I can print wireless, but when I go to HP for Solutions to scan a document, it tells me that the printer is disconnected.
I have a HP 620 laptop computer and a printer OfficeJet 4500 wireless. I can print wireless, but when I go to HP for Solutions to scan a document, it tells me that the printer is disconnected. There is nothing I can do to Solutions of HP to recognize the printer. What causes this problem?
As OEM HP is responsible for the good operation of the printer and their
drivers provided. Check with HP support, their documentation online and
drivers and ask in their forums.
Good luck, you need to update or reinstall the latest driver.
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The main issue is probably the drivers, but these can help:
Add or remove a printer
Solve printer problems
Open the printer Troubleshooter
Find the manufacturer's Web site
Find and install printer drivers in Windows 7
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