Deskjet 6940 Error code (161 Views)
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David Peasley
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Deskjet 6940 Error code

I have a Deskhjet 6940 that every time I try to print something comes up and says status 1 error and does not print but will however print a test page from the utility I have tried from both mac os 10.4 and 10.5 I can not figure out what status 1 means
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frprinterwiz
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Registered: ‎11-21-2008
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Re: Deskjet 6940 Error code

Does this error message come up on the printer itself or on the computer.

On the printer - check your ink cartridges/pritnheads, they may be expired and often a test page will print fine but nothing else will.

On the pc - uninstall and reinstall the driver. Being that it's Mac you may want to reset your printing system and run a repair disk permissions as well.
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