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Printer not speaking to MAC


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My Epson Photo R300 printer has stopped communicating with my Mac. The usb cable is connected and I have downloaded and installed the latest driver. I have tried everything I can think of and need some help please.
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have you tried swapping USB cables?

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And what appears under Print and Fa in Systems Preferences? Is the printer appearing in the Printers column? if not hit the little '+' button. Installing new software may have de-selected the printer.

Hang on to those original install discs like grim death! Using OS X.7 or later make a bootable USB thumb drive before running Installer!
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