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Solving Common Printer Problems – HP Printer Messages

July 13th, 2007 No comments
Message Description Recommended Action
00 READY The default ready message. The printer is ready to use. No action required
00 POWERSAVE Printer is in Power Save mode. In Power Save mode all control panel keys operate normally. (See ‘Saving Power with the Power Save Feature’ in Chapter 5). Press any key to take printer out of Power Save mode. Receipt of data or an error condition will also take pronter out of Power Save mode. The job will print when the fuser has warmed.
00 OFFLINE Printer is off line and not able to receive data. Press On Line
02 WARMING UP The printer is warming up and is not ready to accept data. Wait until the printer signals ready. If necessary, press On Line.
04 SELF TEST Printing a continous self test. Press On Line or Shit + Continue to stop the test. Several more pages may print.
05 SELF TEST Printer self test in process (non-printing). No action required.
06 PRINTING TEST Printing a self test. No action required.
06 TYPEFACE LIST Printing a Typeface List. (Note that PCL/Postscript formats are different.). No action required.
06 DEMO PAGE Printing a Demonstration Page. (Note that PCL/Postscript format are different). No action required.
06 CONFIG PAGE Printing a Configuration Page. No action required.
07 RESET Follows a control panel Shift+Reset selection. The printer returns all Printing,PCL,Job,and installed personality (PS,etc.) Menu items to user-selected settings and clears buffered page data, temporary soft fonts, and temporary macros. No action required unless the printer is receiving data(you may have to press Shift+Reset several times to prevent printing unwanted pages.
08 COLD RESET The printer returns all Printing, PCL, Job, Config, Mem Config, Parallel, Serial, MIO (if installed), and installed personality(PCL, PS, etc.) Menu settings to their factory default configurations, except for page count, MP Tray size, Envelope Feeder size, and display language. Reconfigure your printer and MIO. When you install a MIO card, to reinitialize the printer’s control panel you may need to perform a cold reset. (Note: In a shared environment, this task should only be performed by the system administrator.) To perform a cold reset, hold down On Line while switching the printer ON until 08 COLD RESET appears in the display.
00 OFFLINE Printer is off line and not able to receive data. Press On Line
02 WARMING UP The printer is warming up and is not ready to accept data. Wait until the printer signals ready. If necessary, press On Line.
00 OFFLINE Printer is off line and not able to receive data. Press On Line
02 WARMING UP The printer is warming up and is not ready to accept data. Wait until the printer signals ready. If necessary, press On Line.
00 OFFLINE Printer is off line and not able to receive data. Press On Line
02 WARMING UP The printer is warming up and is not ready to accept data. Wait until the printer signals ready. If necessary, press On Line.
00 OFFLINE Printer is off line and not able to receive data. Press On Line
02 WARMING UP The printer is warming up and is not ready to accept data. Wait until the printer signals ready. If necessary, press On Line.
00 OFFLINE Printer is off line and not able to receive data. Press On Line
02 WARMING UP The printer is warming up and is not ready to accept data. Wait until the printer signals ready. If necessary, press On Line.