How to Troubleshoot “Printer Offline” Issue on Windows 10

Printers, of course, are not a new technology, so you would think that they would now work without problems. Unfortunately, this is not the case. One problem you may encounter is the message that your printer is offline in Windows 10.

Any good modern printer can connect to your computer via Ethernet or Wi-Fi. But what do you do if you get the dreaded “Printer not online” status error? How do you get the printer back up and running?

What is the cause of the ‘Printer Offline’ error?

There is no specific cause for this error, but the problem may be caused by outdated or incompatible drivers, a print spooler service conflict, a physical or hardware connection problem between the printer and your PC, etc. read more

How to Troubleshoot “Printer Cannot be Contacted Over the Network” Issue in Windows PC

Sometimes you cannot print from a device that you have added as a network printer. After running the Windows printer troubleshooter for your printer, the troubleshooter cannot solve the problem and displays an error message: The printer cannot be connected to the network.

What causes “Cannot communicate with the printer over the network”?

The printer’s IP address is dynamic: This is not always a problem, but some printers behave badly if their IP address is not static, so make sure you change it.

Key services are disabled: The functioning of the printer depends on several services, especially if it is a network printer. Make sure that all required services are enabled. read more

How to Troubleshoot Printer Keeps Printing Documents in an Inverted Color Scheme Problem on Windows PC

So, you’ve just bought, plugged in, and configured a new printer, but when you print a document you find that it has an upside-down color scheme or format. Ironic, isn’t it? That means the background is black and the text is white, but that’s the opposite of your documents.

What makes a printer print documents in an inverted color scheme?

  • An outdated printer driver.
  • Incorrect printer configuration.
  • Incompatibility with the system.

How to solve the problem when the printer prints documents in an inverted color scheme?

Launch the printer troubleshooter read more

How to Troubleshoot ‘Printer Driver is Unavailable’ on Windows 10

Sometimes when printing documents from a Windows computer, you may get the error message ‘The printer driver is not available’. This type of problem is quite common in printers, as it is a relatively common message among Epson printer users. So what should you do if you encounter this particular problem? You will learn about it in this article.

What causes the “Printer driver unavailable”?

If you recently upgraded your computer operating system from Windows 7 or 8 to Windows 10 and find that your device is not printing properly, the printer driver may have been corrupted during the upgrade process. The printer driver may not be compatible with the new version of Windows. read more