Return to the Computer Help Forum | Post a Follow-Up

 o
Can't print in Firefox 12

Posted by gadgets (My Page) on
Sun, May 6, 12 at 14:35

Computer is a Dell, running Windows XP, sp3. Printer is an ancient Epson Stylus Photo 900 which is on its last legs and will be replaced as soon as I figure out what I want/need. Today was the first time I needed to print a webpage since I downloaded FF 12. It will not print.

I can print using test page, word documents, IE, email, etc, but it won't do it from FF. Error message says "this document failed to print" and gives name of document, etc. Since the printer does print anything else I send to it, it has to be a FF problem.

Any suggestions?

Thanks,
Shirley


Follow-Up Postings:

 o
RE: Can't print in Firefox 12

Never mind.....I went to Firefox troubleshooting, and I think it's fixed. If not, I'll be back. For some reason, it wasn't selecting the right printer name. I had to select it manually, then it was okay. I don't know why this would happen, as every place else was selecting the one I have marked as the default printer.

Shirley


 o Post a Follow-Up

Please Note: Only registered members are able to post messages to this forum.

    If you are a member, please log in.

    If you aren't yet a member, join now!


Return to the Computer Help Forum

Information about Posting

  • You must be logged in to post a message. Once you are logged in, a posting window will appear at the bottom of the messages. If you are not a member, please register for an account.
  • Please review our Rules of Play before posting.
  • Posting is a two-step process. Once you have composed your message, you will be taken to the preview page. You will then have a chance to review your post, make changes and upload photos.
  • After posting your message, you may need to refresh the forum page in order to see it.
  • Before posting copyrighted material, please read about Copyright and Fair Use.
  • We have a strict no-advertising policy!
  • If you would like to practice posting or uploading photos, please visit our Test forum.
  • If you need assistance, please Contact Us and we will be happy to help.


Learn more about in-text links on this page here