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Dell Inspiron PP22L Owner's Manual: Printer Problems

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O N N E C T T H E C O M P U T E R D I R E C T L Y T O A N E L E C T R I C A L O U T L E T
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protection devices, power strips, and extension cables to verify that the
computer turns on.
L I M I N A T E P O S S I B L E I N T E R F E R E N C E
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halogen lamps, or other appliances.
D J U S T T H E P O W E R P R O P E R T I E S
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Settings" on page 50.
E S E A T T H E M E M O R Y M O D U L E S
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display remains blank, reinstall the memory modules (see "Memory" on page 150).

Printer Problems

Fill out the "Diagnostics Checklist" on page 178 as you complete these checks.
CAUTION:
safety instructions in the Product Information Guide.
NOTE:
If you need technical assistance for your printer, contact the printer's
manufacturer.
H E C K T H E P R I N T E R D O C U M E N T A T I O N
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setup and troubleshooting information.
N S U R E T H A T T H E P R I N T E R I S T U R N E D O N
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H E C K T H E P R I N T E R C A B L E C O N N E C T I O N S
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See the printer documentation for cable connection information.
Ensure that the printer cables are securely connected to the printer and
the computer.
E S T T H E E L E C T R I C A L O U T L E T
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testing it with another device, such as a lamp.
E R I F Y T H A T T H E P R I N T E R I S R E C O G N I Z E D B Y
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1 Click Start
2 Right-click the printer icon.
3 Click Properties, and then click the Ports tab. For a parallel printer, ensure that
the Print to the following port(s): setting is LPT1 (Printer Port). For a USB
printer, ensure that the Print to the following port(s): setting is USB.
E I N S T A L L T H E P R I N T E R D R I V E R
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instructions.
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Troubleshooting
Before you begin any of the procedures in this section, follow the
Ensure that the electrical outlet is working by
→ Control Panel→ Hardware and Sound→ Printers.
Turn off nearby fans, fluorescent lights,
See "Configuring Power Management
If the computer power light turns on, but the
See the printer documentation for
I N D O W S
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See the printer documentation for
Bypass power

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  • Jackie Murphey Jun 17, 2013 06:35:
    I had the directions for Dell Computers. No one can tell you why the lid stays locked. I've never heard of it.

    It's a Dell Inspiron: Model # PP22LL