I did notice that at one point, the printer itself apparently "went to sleep." After a couple minutes of use, the control panel and the "on/off" switch go dark (maybe so the printer can "sleep and I am wondering if that might in fact.
And I am not going to follow the IT wizard's proposal to go buy another HP computer based on his word that this is a good "fix." (I hope he is not the one who suggested that the other IT guy should be fired.) .(Remember the IT wizard who said the solution was to buy an HP printer?).Judith Bloom My printer says it's offline, but it's not.But the wireless USB printer function did not work. .How about the person who suggested a "system restore"? .The BigMean CommentSection BadAss.It still will not go online.Then he or she suggests that if the system restore doesn't work, go ahead and re-install the printer. .Dmacchicago1 HI, I have a similar Epson printer. .Raju Tantarapalli thanks lot.That sounds like playing with dynamite. .I found a couple things on this message board I will try, but I read through all the postings here just for their entertainment value alone (shows you I'm having a slow afternoon). .I had dismissed any suggestions to use a "reboot" as a fix, because I had tried that on Sunday a couple of times, to no avail. .Example is ping or ping hpinkjetprinter.
Then I tried to do the same thing with my cadillac dinosaurs game for pc office laptop, which has Windows 7 Enterprise. .