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It'll go through the motions, with print head moving slower than normal, but spits blank page. I have to print from Firefox every time. I am printing in draft black with HPLIP & a HP Deskjet D1660.

I cannot find any relevant content on Google so have posted here in the hope someone knows how to troubleshoot.

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Rather than finding the root cause of this probably-bug, try the PDF-workaround.

Print to a file (PDF) first, then print this PDF from your favourite PDF viewer.

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Good workaround! I am yet to try printing from Chromium, (now using Chromium as Chrome had no sound via You Tube.) –  fleamour Jan 29 '13 at 15:44
    
Chromium prints just fine! –  fleamour Jan 29 '13 at 15:59
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Try removing chrome and then re-install it back. chrome-stable version.

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I recommend editing this answer to explain how to do that. –  Eliah Kagan Jan 29 '13 at 11:09
    
Already tried this. –  fleamour Jan 29 '13 at 15:46
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