ANY GOOD SAMARITAN POSTAGE PRINTING SAVY MODERN LIBRARY COLLECTORS WILLING TO PROVIDE ...
jwol at fast.net
Fri Oct 7 11:32:56 EDT 2005
... advice if they have has a similar problem? Here is the background:
After attending a joint eBay/USPS presentation, I attempted to print my own
shipping labels with postage through eBay/Paypal. Note that I am not using
labels or a label printer. I am running Windows XP SP2 on a Compaq with
more than enough firepower and memory. My printer is an HP lazerjet, 4L.
I was able to negotiate the screens and when I directed the system to print
the shipping document, nothing appears to have been communicated to my
printer. Normally, a light blinks on my printer and shortly the document I
sent to the printer prints, but nothing in this case. I was billed by the
USPS and sent an eMail that I had printed the label. I attempted to reprint
the label, but the screen that should have had the label had a little box
with an X in it.
I contacted eBAy/Papal and the individual told me to use Mozilla or download
Java and he gave me a site. Not wanting to change from a browser that I am
satisfied with, I downloaded Java but now when I get to the selling site on
eBay, my system freezes. I disabled Java and am now able to sell.
Emailing eBay/Paypall, they replied "The Java applet should not have caused
an issue with your browser. I would suggest that you delete cookies and
temporary files. Also it would not be a bad idea to delete and reinstall
you printer drivers making certain that you have the most current drivers
for you printer." I have no issues with my printer other than this one and
the only cookies I have are for sites I visit daily.
Any thoughts on the above?
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