slow or no printing on HP PSC 950 xi
I have a psc 950 xi only recently started to print VERY slowly, or not at all. An impression can take 10 minutes to complete. I tried the diagnostics HP, uninstalled and reinstalled the software, unplugged and replugged in the printer... nothing seems to help... Help!
This is caused by the failure of one of your cartridges. If you have a replacement cartrdige (or even an old cartridge out of ink) try replacing first black then the color cartridge. Remove the cartridges and clean the contacts as described here can also help.
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I can't find a solution to make my PSC 950 printing from loading windows 10. I ran doctor print and it says "unable to appoint a good Printer Port" with the yellow exclamation point. To be more precise, it prints the first 1/4 of the document, then throws the rest of the white paper. My PC is connected via the USB port on my printer.
your printer is out of date for the Windows OS 10
There is no adequate driver to make the printer to work with windows 10
so can't do anything
Contact hp support the upgrade of the printer for you
so you can print from windows OS 10
I'm having a problem with my hp psc 950 printer - when I try to copy something it gives me an error to support code on enter to align cartridges-i do this and it is not always copy - how can I change the printer to use only black ink, the color cartridge is probably more good, I just changed black ink and I really don't need the color in my copies - all solutions would be greatly appreciated
I understand that you do not use the black cartridge only. I find the features page and the manual for the PSC 950 but did not find that I was looking for. I would suggest trying to use the printer in mode single cartridge, but I am not sure if the printer supports this feature, that's what I was looking for.
Try out both cartridges, then put in black only. If this does not work, the only other suggestion I have is to replace the color cartridge.
You can use the below document to troubleshoot color cartridge, select the document that best describes the issue, or take a look at the same time. You can find these useful.
- HP 15, 17, 23, 41, 45 and 78, printing unit is not detecting Due cartridge to white, waxy Substance on cartridge Contacts
I hope this helps to solve the problem you are experiencing.
I did a test page to the printer and comes out in color. Checked the hp psc printing preferences and the color of button is defined. Yet when I try to print from the internet, it will print only in black and white. What else can be set to cause this problem?
1. what operating system is installed on your computer?
2. what web browser are you using to print?
I suggest you to see link and check.
HP Deskjet printers - Color print black and white Images
I would also say to update you the drivers from the link and check.
Software downloads & driver - printer HP PSC 950 all-in-one
Don't copy my almost 11 years hp psc 950. The screen display "warm up" message will not disappear; Therefore, the copy function will not work. Printing, scanning and fax are still working fine. Everyone knows about this problem? Is there a solution? I know that the unit is old, but I do not get rid of it if it has this problem a cure.
I see that you have a problem with the printer. I suggest you do a hard reset with the printer first.
Unplug the power cord from the printer and the wall
Take out the toner cartridges.
Wait for 30 seconds
Plug the power cord into the printer and the wall (be sure that the printer is plugged into the wall and not a surge protector)
Replace the toners/cartridges in the printer
Let me know the results
HP is not compatible Windows 98 anymore, so I was wondering if anyone had a driver for my printer for Windows 98 Second edition.
Oops, sorry for this topic. I don't like not really the scam "driver detective posing as an update of the driver". I checked here and I still have a version that CD 1.0 by flying over my PSC 950 I gave away years ago. If you are in the United States as the CD send me a private message with your address and I'll send it to you, free of charge.
Bob Headrick, Microsoft MVP printing and imaging
I'm trying to scan a document from my HP PSC 950 text, but I see not all formats text for this product. If I use the 950 Panel, I get an option "text MSWord, but I does not work." I receive a message to install HP-program, but when I try to verify via the HP homepage, I get the message that all necessary dirvers already installed on windows 7.
Microsoft Office Document Imaging (MODI) has been removed in Office 2010, however, Microsoft has provided a way to install it for Word 2010. Here is an article in the Knowledge Base (KB) directly from Microsoft with complete instructions.
Unable to print on HP psc 1350 all-in-one of iMac (OS 10.6.8) but capable of scanning; also able to print other printers connected to the same computer. The printer is connected directly via the USB port and I downloaded and installed software for printing on Mac using OS 10.6. Shows the impression that labour is on hold whatever program originating the print job. The State of the 'mistake' poster print job, but there is no information about error numbers or other details of the error. The correct printer is selected by default and layout is correct. The printer has been disconnected, turned off and restarted and the computer has been restarted several times. Able to print/scan/to 1350 PSC all-in-one of older Mac laptop (OS 10.5.8).
Additional suggestions are sincerely appreciated.
If you are using Snow Leopard or Lion and you have the HP software before Snow Leopard (either from a CD not marked as compatible with 10.6 or you recently upgraded to Snow Leopard or Lion and had the software HP on your Mac before you upgrade - even if you made a standard from the old software uninstaller or installed new software on top of it) , you must uninstall the software by using the "scrubber":
Go to Applications/Hewlett Packard / click Uninstall HP
Click on continue
Highlight your device in the left pane
Press and hold Ctrl + Alt + Cmd keys on the keyboard at the same time as you click on uninstall< this="" is="" the="" scrubber="" option,="" there="" is="" no="" button="" labeled="">
There will be a pop up that asks if you are sure you want to uninstall all hp software. (At this point, if you continue, all HP printers you have installed will need to be reinstalled)
Click on continue and let it finish
Restart your Mac
Now reset the printing system:
-Sys Prefs, Print & Fax
-Right (control) click inside the box that lists your printers and select Reset Printing System.
WARNING - This will remove ALL your printers!
-Select the sign + to add again. Search for the printer, select it, and wait until the button 'Add' becomes available. Until it clicks.
I have problems printing my printer HP Officejet Pro 8600. When I am able to print the process is extremely slow and the printer made a lot of noise before and during printing. In addition, the margins are off compared to those on the document itself. The left margin is so great that it is cut a part of the document on the right side. I tried to unplug and restart the device and it is set back to the factory, but the questions remain. I printed a test page and it looks good, but speed, noise and margins continue to be a problem. How can I fix these problems?
What you mentioned, it seems that something is happening with the material. Here are two links to try to fix it, please choose the one that corresponds to the computer you have
The enlargement function will not return to 100%. For a project on paper, it was changed to 145% and it keeps back to this default, even after 100% updated, using this setting to print. The very next printing project, it will be determined automatically to 145%.
You are printing or copying? I just checked and the printer in Windows 8.1 driver does not name option. If you then copy the default one be amended as follows:
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.
Welcome to the Forums of HP Support! I understand that your Officejet 8500 printer seems to react slowly once you sent a print job to it. I'd like to help that. If you find that I'm helping solve you your problem, go back and click the button "acceptable Solution". If you just want to say 'Thank you' please click the "Thumbs Up" button.
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.
I can't wait to hear your results.
Original title: the printer has slowed during printing that
Over the past two days, print PDF jobs slowed much.
1. what version of Windows is installed on your computer?
2. What is the number of brand and model of your printer?
3. have you made any recent hardware or exchange of software on your computer before this problem?
4. you receive an error code or error message?
5. do the same thing happens when you print other documents/files?
Please provide us with more information on the specific question to help you to fix as soon as possible.
I also suggest to follow the below links:
Diagnose and automatically fix problems printing and printer:
Printer in Windows problems:
I hope this helps.
I just installed a new ink cartridge and try to align. When I open the HP PSC 1500 Setup page, it gives me the option "align cartridge". When I click on it it opens a dialog box titled 'printer properties '. There is no information on how to align the cartridge.
Thanks for your reply. It didn't really solve my problem. As I've mentioned before, I tried to get the 'how' info from the HP PSC 1500 series control page that displays a link to "aligning the print cartridge. By clicking on this link opens a dialog box that has nothing to do with the alignment of the cartridges. It was not very useful, but eventually, I remembered what I had to do was insert the alignment sheet and press "scan."
Unfortunately, I have major problems since upgrading my PSC 1210 previously hassle to Windows 7 Professional (32 bit) on a Dell Latitude laptop.
1. connect the USB cable from the system causes to restart almost 100% of the time. (Start with her already plugged the same result.) If it restarts not who does not necessarily mean that it will print. Although the USB connection is identified, the document does not print and gets stuck in the queue; by selecting either restart or cancel in the print queue does not delete it. Or turn off and unplug the printer. I have to restart my computer for him to clear, but it still doesn't work. Also, it gets stuck when I choose to print directly to the printer. More recently, I've only managed to print after closing of all the HP of the process in the Task Manager. (The same problem with restarting forced to plug in the USB cable happens sometimes when the analysis rather than printing).
2. on the occasions I manage to do print documents, does not print black cartridge, despite having just replaced the cartridge and the perflecty black print on the test page.
I hope you can help because it's incredibly frustrating and tedious, and I really prefer is not to have to replace what was until what Windows 7 a perfectly good printer!
Welcome to the Forums of HP savemysanity,
I see by your post that when the connection of the USB cable, the computer restarts, the print jobs stuck in the queue since the upgrade to Windows 7, the black is not printing from applications, but prints black on the self-test page. I can help you with this.
Run all the updates of Windows on the computer. Updates Windows Installer in Windows 7
I have provided a document through the steps to see if this will solve the problem.
Download and run the Print and Scan doctor. It will diagnose the problem and could solve it automatically.
Run the System File Checker. This utility allows users to analyze and restore corrupted Windows system files.
The chkdsk command or "Check Disk" utility is used in Windows to browse your entire hard drive and find problems.
Try another port on the computer and another USB cable just to exclude.
If the problem persists, would completely uninstall and reinstall the printer software.
There is no driver to download, drivers are drivers from Windows Update.
What operating system go you to?
If you need help, let me know.
I bought a new laptop but cannot find the driver for the hp psc 1350 all - in - one printer. I even bought software for the driver online, but still no luck.
Have you tried to download the driver from the HP website? Try HERE.
Also, make sure that you select the operating system in the drop down menu to your laptop. To check what operating system, you must follow THESE instructions.
Good luck, I hope it works.
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