This Printer consumes 42 watts of maximum power consumption. It also performs Panorama-size printing in high quality.
In Printing the speed depends on document complexity. It used the digital image processing method for copy according to the complexity of the document. The color depth of this printer is 8-bit grayscale or bit color. Whereas, to enhancing software the resolution is dpi dots per inch. It supports various paper types such as index cards, hagaki cards, envelopes, legal paper and plain paper.
HP Photosmart xi driver download. HP Deskjet Ink Advantage driver download. Scroll down and click on options contact HP - click Get phone number. If it meets your needs, please consider tagging this post as solved by clicking accepted as Solution below and others can find the answer more effectively. Photosmart Plus b - intermittent wireless printing problem.
I just bought a Photosmart Plus b and have successfully connect it wirelessly to my iMac. However, since I got it, I had a problem when trying to print wireless from it. When I try to print from my iMac, it will open the print job request and it will say 'sign in' at the start, but then she stays like that for about a minute or two before, it says that there is an error. At this point, I have to cancel the work because he'll just try again and give me the same result.
I found the only time wherever it prints is when he says "connecting" then after a few seconds it will say 'inactive' and only then it will actually print.
So what I'm basically doing print, wait a few seconds, if there is no 'inactive' message I'll cancel the job and reprint the document, and follow this process until I see a notification "inactive. Note the IP address of the printer. Apple is Let the second white.
I bought a new Photosmart Plus B last month. I am a moderately advanced computer user and have not been able to print a picture of this printer, EXCEPT when printing directly from a card inserted into the machine. I installed the printer on two laptops, one running Vista, the other running Windows 7. Thanks in advance for your help. If I can't make this work, I'll have to return this printer and will likely purchase another brand. First of all, in vista - please turn off the printer, restart your pc and to clean the print queue and turn on the printer. Now, make sure you select the exect for the tray paper size, that the same for the type of paper and size when printing What about win7 - what do you want to see exectly?
You may see other options to select related to it? The black cartridge has been listed as half full, but I installed a new black cartridge with no improvement. I selected the clean and align the print head, but the printer prints only the color inks and not black. I checked the vent of the cartridge on the black ink cartridge, and it is clear. I have completed the troubleshooting steps and nothing fixed the problem. I even followed the instructions for soaking the printhead for 10 minutes in hot water.
I guess that the printhead has gone bad and needs replaced. Thanks for your help. New ink print head error on Photosmart Plus B alert. It was new HP brand cartridges when I installed them. I printed earlier today without any problems and did nothing for the printer before the error. When I try to print, it just says: "print" on the touch screen but nothing prints ever and when I try to stop it, it freezes and I have to unplug it. First try printing a self-test page.
HP Photosmart Plus B pages come out blank. HP Photosmart Plus B printer started printing blank pages. Seems to go through the motion of printing from word documents, but comes out blank. Printer did print a photo. Went to my CV charge and activated ink levels.
Find the box HP here. Used align print head function.
Download the latest drivers, firmware, and software for your HP Photosmart your HP Computing and Printing products for Windows and Mac operating system. You can download any kinds of HP drivers on the internet. If you use HP Photosmart Plus e-All-in-One Printer series – B, then you can install a compatible.
Printer has started printing text after that. My HP B won't do a direct copy. I can scan to a file and print it from there, but I can't make a black or a color copy. I tried pressing "copy" and then pressing "settings" to restore the default settings, but that didn't help. Hi onslo. What happens when you try to perform a direct copy? The scan function uses the same hardware components such as copy, so theoretically speaking, if you can scan, you should be able to copy. Maybe the problem is with the ink system, please try to print a quality report and let me know what happens.
At this point, if you continue, all HP printers you have installed will need to be reinstalled Click on continue and let it finish. Search for the printer, select it, and wait until the button 'Add' becomes available. Until it clicks. The problem was that he was not the impression and he says it wasn't printing because of the cartridge and also I had to align my cartridges.
Whenever I tried to align the cartridges he says that alignment does not so I ended up trying to align them so much that I have exhausted all my ink and went out to buy all new cartridges. When I installed new cartridges and tried to line up once again, they all worked perfectly, but when I went to print a photo, the magenta was not yet appear. When I went to see the "estimated ink levels" he said it was perfectly fine. I tried to print a picture of a square while magenta box and the printed page was completely empty. How can I get my printer to recognize the new magenta cartridge because it is not currently.
I'd say running up to three cycles of cleaning the printer before driver or Panel box tools. If this doesn't get the magenta, then you can try soak the print head, as described here. The ink gauge will indicate less ink cartridges is actaully available. HP Photosmart Plus B series. Suddenly, my printer has stopped printing in black ink.
The cartridge is full. It's already happened and I just cleaned everything and it started working again. This time, I cleaned it again, it printed one page and then arrested again to print. I cleaned it again and it will not print black ink. I cleaned the print heads and tried to re-aligned with the printer.
The alignment fails every time. What has something to do with it not printing black ink? It doesn't make sense to me that this issue would be part of the problem, but maybe it is. All my color cartridges are out of ink. This has something to do with the problem of it not not printing black ink? That does make sense to me either. If this is the problem, then I'll spend money for the color of the ink.
Printers frustrate me beyond words. They simply stop without apparent reason. Hello Catstuder ,. Welcome to the Forums of HP Support!
I understand your frustration and want to shed some light on why the guard alignment fails and why you do not get all black on your thoughts even if you have a totally black cartridge installed. You can print in black ink only, but the printer will still use the ink contained in the cartridges of color for maintenance tasks. It takes little ink from all cartridges in the service of the print head and avoid any clogging.
Have a look here: use of inkjet printers ink. I propose to replace the color cartridges, and I am sure that you will have no problem. If you want to print in black ink only, take a look at the steps below:. According to your application software, this option could be called printer properties , Options , Configure the printer , printer , or Preferences. I found this informative information here: a 'ink alert' or "Low on ink" Message appears on the computer or the printer control panel.
There is a document with steps to help solve the problems of print, such as no black print quality, in the B located here.