HP Color LaserJet 4650... SLOW!
Posted on 2006-10-25
I have a Color LaserJet 4650 that all of a sudden whenever I print photographs it's taking forever... say 13 pages, 4 pics to a page... the first 3-4 pages print out w/ in the first 3-4 minutes... which is really slow for this machine. Then each additional page takes 2-3 minutes to spit out one page. This just started w/in the last 2 weeks or so. It was find up until then.
This is connected directly to my pc, win xp sp2, 768MB RAM. It is shared out over the network, and does the same thing no matter which machine tries to print to it. I would think it was the size of the pics... but I've printed pics off the same camera... 30-40 pages worth w/o this problem.
Of course when I call HP they tell me it's out of warranty.
I have a ton to print and at this rate it's going to take the rest of the week... PLEASE help! Oh and by the way... I resized all the photos down hoping that it was spooling too much, no luck!