Printer status not available?

My printer is a Samsung. I have to print something for my project because it's due tomorrow yet it says "Printer status not available" and does not let me print it. Please help!
Tyler wilcoxAsked:
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JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
How is your printer connected to your computer?

1. USB?  Try a different port and restart the computer.

2. Networked?  May the printer has a different IP (DHCP connection).  Try scanning for the printer with the printer driver.
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hdhondtCommented:
I suspect you are connected with a TCP/IP (ethernet) port. In that case go to Printer Properties and click the Ports tab. Click the "Configure Port" button and untick "SNMP Status enabled".
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JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
In network connected, set the printer to a static IP address and the Printer Port to that IP.  Using static IP prevents the printer from getting lost or disconnected.
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nobusCommented:
as you see from the beabove, we lack info:
what system, and printer model, OS and connection type of the printer
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Tyler wilcoxAuthor Commented:
Thank you :) It's working now
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JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
Thank you for the update.
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