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Shefin
Shefin, Printer and Office Equip. Specialist
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Can't get it to print message reads needs new software

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Customer: can't get it to print message reads needs new software
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Customer: apple computor MFC-7840W brother
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Printers
Expert:  Shefin replied 1 year ago.

Hello!

Thank you for your question. I am Shefin and I look forward to helping you with your issue today.

Please go to the link given below, download and install the update.

https://support.apple.com/kb/DL1843?viewlocale=en_US&locale=en_US

Note : Please make sure that you are installing the update after downloading it. It is a big file, so it may take some time to get it downloaded.

Then, follow the instructions given below.

  1. Choose System Preferences from the Apple menu.
  2. Choose Print & Fax (or Print & Scan) or Printers & Scanners.
  3. Hold down the Control key as you click in the list at the left, then choose “Reset printing system” from the menu that appears.
  4. Then, click the + (plus sign that you see on the print & scan window, and not on the keyboard) sign to add printer. Select your printer from the list.

    Note : Make sure that you are resetting the printing system before adding the printer

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Expert:  Shefin replied 1 year ago.

Hi,

I can contact you by phone. However, if you allow me to access your computer, it will be easy for me to resolve the issue while you watch.

Thank you.

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