Click Book or Tablet to select the page orientation. Now, granted, we don’t do as much printing as an office -but- we still do a lot and this printer has held up. It appears because of the consistency of the Ink, the Black one leaks! Unfortunately they weren’t very good at writing the drivers as MS did a blanket approach to all the families of printers and what they came up with was a generic driver set that gave minimal print capability. If you believe this comment is offensive or violates the CNET’s Site Terms of Use , you can report it below this will not automatically remove the comment.

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Now IF co1700 have your printer connected directly, you can find out the state of it from the Toolbox IF you have it installed. So, if you are a penny pincher then you can try that. Turns out that we will have the same problems in Windows 7. More information can be found at: The first thing to do is to clean it thoroughly. I forgot how to properly open the Printhead Access Cover.

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Click StartSettingsand then Printers. I don’t feel like visa this thing that far apart right now and it doesn’t appear to be hurting anything So does pressing cancel.


Print on one side of the paper and then reload the paper into the printer to print on the other side of the paper. HP uses a technology called underprintingthe black ink dp1700 pigment based and doesn’t bond to paper on its own.

In Windows NT 4.

It is also important to make sure that your HP Color Inkjet cp printer is working or not before printing something. Basically the duplex functions are ignored in the printer driver settings, BOTH the printing defaults and per-print basis. Needless to say, Vistw broke mine!!

And I am ashamed to say, it is also very dusty. Follow the instructions correctly so you can use the printer right away.

Sexually explicit or offensive language. If the print margins need to be adjusted, the Two-Sided Printing Margin dialog box appears. I would like you to also notice the ‘Service Manual’ in the selections on the left. In a nutshell, you are going to have to modify the installer and vidta Programs that are in this driver set to run in the Compatibility mode.

HP cp1700 printer driver

Wait for the Printhead Carriage to move out from the side of the printer cover. Right now all I am doing is gathering info and putting it all here in one place. The HP Ink tubs have embeded chips Vistz file is provided by HP for the driver that ships with Vista.


Short of regrading to XP what should I do?

HP Color Inkjet cp Printer – Drivers & Software Download

Advertisements or commercial links. Good luck And Another: But it has some strange and expensive traits.

Spread it around, wipe off excess. How satisfied are you with this reply? The fp1700 cop out is MS me included are making HP provide a fix rather than including the fix in a service pack and HP does not yet have a new download that addresses the issue. Anyway, if you do it correctly the latch in the front will almost fall off. This printer has been in service for over 8 years. Started vitsa print problems it is now Many posts have pointed incorrectly at HP Their product, thier driver.