Right click on My Computer and select Properties. On the following screen,
select Hardware, then Device Manager. Scroll down to the USB
Controllers..... under the Properties of each hub, ensure that in the Power
Management section, the option to turn off power is NOT checked.
Windows Technologies - Printing & Imaging
"Ginger" wrote in message
>I have a Dell dimension 3100 computer and I'm trying to setup a Dell 1110
> printer to it . A couple of months ago, on the same type of computer, I
> the same thing and it works fine. I add the printer and then click to
> the "Test Page" and it prints fine. I send a another "Test Page" to print
> and it hangs ups in the print queue until I turn the printer off and back
> and then it prints automatically without me doing anything. I try doing
> another "Test Page" and again I have to turn off the printer and back on
> again and it prints. When it prints it says the Print Status: Printing.
> When I try to print again the Print Status changes to "USB Printer status
> not available. I have installed and uninstalled many times. I have
> the install drivers from Dell and it continues to do the same thing. I
> had no luck in the Dell forums or knowledgebase to find out what is going
> Can someone help me?
> Thank your for your imput.