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Old 08-29-2006, 05:36 PM   #1
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my printer hp officejet d145 will not connect to my computer though the usb port. ever since i upgraded with windows sp2. is their any way to fix this?!?!?! please help mE!!
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Old 08-29-2006, 05:47 PM   #2
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do you mean that the printer is not reconized through the USB port?
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Old 08-29-2006, 05:50 PM   #3
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yes and i really needa printer cause i have a paper i need to print that needs to be due tomorrow and yes the usb wont recognize the printer
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Old 08-29-2006, 05:58 PM   #4
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I really need to get this fixedd
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Old 08-29-2006, 05:59 PM   #5
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http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/s...item=oj-2520-3

scroll down to the bottom and download this driver for your printer.
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Old 08-29-2006, 06:04 PM   #6
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I have downloaded it but when I plug in the printer i hear the new hardware bell thing ring twice.
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Old 08-29-2006, 06:09 PM   #7
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well does the printer work now even though that it rings twice?
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Old 08-29-2006, 06:16 PM   #8
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no it does not it will ring twice like you know when you have new hardware it beeps once with the positive toned ring, well i get a negative toned ring twice
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Old 08-29-2006, 06:17 PM   #9
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how do you reset the printer?
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Old 08-29-2006, 06:24 PM   #10
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Have you got any other USB devices? Mouse/USB hard drive? do they work? Try the printer in another USB port. If you have the printer CD, first delete the printer and then reinstall. Make sure the printer is going to USB and not COM port.
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