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How to Identify and Fix Common Problems ?

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The connection cable between the computer and the machine is not connected properly. Disconnect the machine cable and reconnect it (see Rear view). The connection cable between the computer and the machine is defective. If possible, attach the cable to another computer that is working properly and print a job.
When your printer displays a solid red LED light this might indicate the paper failed to pass through the first sensor or paper feed area. Use the steps to resolve paper jams in the tray. Open the paper tray. If jammed paper is visible, gently remove jammed paper.
The machine printer cable may be improperly connected or the power may be off. The scanner driver is not installed or the operating environment is not set up properly. Ensure that the machine is properly connected and the power is on, then restart your computer.
Sometimes power cycling your printer can resolve the issue. Turn off your printer and unplug it, wait 30 seconds, plug your printer back in, and then turn the printer back on.
To turn the machine on again, press the (Power/Wake Up) button on the control panel (make sure the main power switch is on). If you run the printer driver or Samsung Easy Printer Manager, the time automatically extends.
Click Start, Programs, Samsung Printers, then Samsung Printer Diagnostics.
Check the printer connection status: Make sure the wireless signal is on, and the printer is connected to the same network as your computer or mobile device. If your printer has a light next to a Wireless icon or button , make sure the light is on.
How to find a printer`s IP address (Windows 10) Open Control Panel > Hardware and Sound > Devices and Printers. Right-click the printer and select Properties. Look in the Web Services tab for your IP address if only three tabs appear.
1: Check Printer Power, Cables, and Paper

Check that the correct paper is properly loaded into the printer and is not jammed. Replacing damaged cables, plugging in loose or disconnected cables, and fixing paper jams as necessary may resolve the issue.

On your computer or mobile device, open the Wi-Fi or wireless settings to view the list of available wireless networks. Select your Wi-Fi Direct printer name from the list of networks, and then enter the password to connect to the printer.
Printer sleep mode

Check that the printer does not have sleep mode enabled: Go to Control Panel > Devices and Printers. Right-click the printer in question, then select Printer Preferences. Look for an option to disable sleep or time-out mode.

Samsung Printers and MFPs are Now Officially Discontinued

Samsung`s printer division was acquired by HP in September 2016, and it promptly discontinued support for all Samsung-badged printers. Barlop was a Samsung Dealer for over 5 years, and with this transition, was then an HP dealer as well.

Download and install the latest Wireless Adapter Driver for your printer model from the Samsung website. Install the Driver and reboot the system. Check whether your Samsung Printer is able to connect to your router.
Simply plug the USB cable from your printer into an available USB port on your PC, and turn the printer on. On the taskbar, select the Search icon, type Printers in the search bar, and then select Printers & scanners from the search results to open the Printers & scanners system setting.

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