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Print error message when trying to print double sided output on wireless printer

Discussion in 'Networking' started by blake6, Oct 12, 2011.

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  1. blake6

    blake6 Thread Starter

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    I have an HP C5280 printer running wirelessly via a TP Link wireless print server and D Link Di 624 wireless router. I can print successfully from either my desktop (which is connected direct to the D Link router) or either of my laptops (wireless). However, when I select the double-sided print option I get a print error message after re-inserting the odd number pages to print the other side of the paper and then click 'continue'.

    Could I resolve this by connecting the printer both direct to the desktop using USB AND leaving it connected via the wireless TP Link print server? This would enable me to print double-sided from my desktop (as I did before when the printer was only connected via the USB desktop port).
     
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    Probably, unless the USB connection is already used with the print server.
     
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