troubleshooting Question

Network Printer prints test page and notepad documents but nothing elese on one PC. Works perfect on rest. Why?

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I have 6 computers that connect wirelessly to a network printer that is hardwired to my router. I have 1 Win 98, 1 Win XP Pro, 2 Win Vistas, and 3 Win 7 Home Premium.

All have latest updates installed.

5 of the 6 work perfect. The 6th, a Win 7 Home Premium, is giving me grief. I swapped out the hard drive recently and restored the system to pre-hard drive failure. Everything works but the printer.

I can print the test page and notepad documents but no other application will print to it. Like I said I have a wireless connection.

So before posting here I tried the advice in question but it does not work.

I have tried everything that I can think of and nothing is working. The printer is HP Color LaserJet CP2025DN and uses HP Color LaserJet CP2020 Series PCL6 as the driver. It has the latest driver installed. In the past I just selected install a network printer, selected from the list, and it installed. I have no idea why it won't now.

Any ideas?


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