printertroubleshoot Windows XP, and I’ve lost my printer

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      I'm running Windows XP, and I've lost my printer.  The  printer - HP

 Photosmart C4280 All-in - one.The.page for "Printers" tells me the printer is "offline,"and I can't  figure out how to reconnect.  How do I reconnect to get online again?

I;m 79 and handicapped so take it easy please!



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Windows XP

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Is the printer connected localy to ur pc?
if so,

Go to

control panel
printers and faxes
choose your printer
right click
select “properties’
“advanced”
choose “always avaliable”

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