HP LaserJet 4 - Change the language on the display

I have buy a second hand LaserJet 4. It prints pretty well but the cover buttons are labeled in german.
I don't have the printer's manual and I don't speak german.
I wonder if it is possible to change the language on the display to spanish (or at least english).
elrichalAsked:
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Member_2_49692Commented:
you can go to altavista and look up a program called babblefish it will translate german to english just type in what the german word is. This is if you are taking about the buttons on the printer itself. You could just then relabel them if you are talking about the program for the printer on the pc then that is a whole other subject
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zombiwulfCommented:
If you are just looking to change the language on the lcd panel, see the following:

http://www.hp.com/cposupport/printers/support_doc/bpl02438.html

HP LaserJet Printers - Changing the Language on the Display Panel
ISSUE: How to change the language of the display panel on an HP LaserJet printer.

SOLUTION: To change the language on the control panel of a HP LaserJet Printer perform the following steps:

For HP LaserJet II and III series, LaserJet 4 series, Color LaserJet series printers
Turn off the printer.
On the front panel, hold down the "ENTER" key.
Turn the printer on, while continuing to hold the "ENTER" key.
When the "CONFIG LANGUAGE" message is displayed release the "ENTER" key.
"05 Self Test" will display on the control panel. After 5-7 seconds "LANG=ENGLISH" will display.
Press the "+" key until the desired language is displayed.
Press the "ENTER" key and an asterisk will appear. The asterisk indicates that the printer has saved the new setting.
Press the "ONLINE" key to display "READY" in the language that was selected.


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elrichalAuthor Commented:
It works. Thanks zombiwulf. But buttons are labeled in german so I have had to try with every button on the cover.

The enter button is the one on the top-right.
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Member_2_49692Commented:
for the control panel on the printer itself you can you can go to altavista and look up a program called babblefish it will translate german to english just type in what the german word is. This is if you are taking about the buttons on the printer itself. You could just then relabel them in english...

the address for search engine and translator is http://www.altavista.com 

and then do a search on babblefish


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