Says printer not connected, but is - same with speakers?

Answer Seems like you know your way around a computer which will help. I would suggest to make sure your drivers are installed for speakers/printer etc If it's a HP printer then go to HP site and download... Read More »

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Printer is not functioning. A notice appears that reads, "Printer not connected to source."?

Check your printer communication cable & make sure it's plugged in at both ends securely, reseat both ends to make sure it's making a good connection. You may also have a bad cable, try a different... Read More »

I ave a photosmart C4280 printer. when i try to scan something the printer says usb not connected whats wrong?

check the wires in the back. obviously there must be something not connected or loose

Printer was working now it says its offline. the icon on printer is lit stating its connected. what do i do?

First, check to see if all connections are secure and in placeStart Devices and printersRight click your printer iconSelect see what's printingClick on the word printerRemove check to use Printe... Read More »

Can i add a printer on my vista OS if the printer is connected to a pc with XP?

if the software/drivers are compatible with vista and you have a router (if the printer can be networked) I can't see why it would cause a problem