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Wireless Printer Will Not Stay Connected


My wireless printer will not stay connected!? Every time i go to print something on my wireless printer it says its not responding. Two days ago i had this problem and i did an update for the printer and it worked but now its having the same problem. There are no other computers connected to it. I know my mom turns off the printer every night could that be the problem? Im sure this is a simple pebcac problem but its important all the same!

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