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HP 4050 printer properties on NT server can not remember it's settings

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by gsbham, Jan 4, 2002.

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  1. gsbham

    gsbham Thread Starter

    Dec 1, 2001
    I have an NT server that has an HP 4050 three-tray printer set up on it. (The 4050 printer is attached to a print server on the LAN) When I go to the NT server to adjust the printer properties so that the printer will print to tray tree instead of tray two and click OK, the server does not remember the settings. So when I go back into the printer properties the configuration is still set up to print to tray 2. Does anyone have any suggestions I can try out? I already tried re-installing the driver for the printer.
  2. Brooks

    Brooks Guest

    Oct 30, 2001
    Have you check the defaults on the front control panel of the printer? If the printer thinks that there is not the correct paper in tray two, then it will go to the next tray that it thinks has the correct paper.
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