In this article, we will guide you on how to fix HP printer errors with AutoCAD.
Table of Contents
HP Printer Errors with AutoCAD Troubleshooting
1. Uninstall the Printer Driver
2. Install an Up-to-date Driver
Read this article: HP Printer Errors and Solutions [Detailed] to learn how to fix other HP printer errors.
3. Install Legacy Printer Driver
4. Set up a Generic Driver
5. Other Solutions
HP Printer Errors with AutoCAD FAQs
Why is AutoCAD not Printing?
AutoCAD is not printing as a result of the following: The plotter configuration is incorrect, the Layers setting is either turned off or on “No Plot”, corrupted layer.
Other causes responsible for the AutoCAD not printing are:
i. Camera coordinates are incorrect
ii· Corrupted or outdated printer driver
iii· Overridden individual layer states
iv· The color type of the layer is incorrect
v· Incorrect shade plot plotter settings
vi· Corrupted or frozen viewports
vii· Customizations of CTB files, etc.
How do I Reset AutoCAD to Default Settings?
To reset AutoCAD to default settings, go to your AutoCAD application from the All Apps or All Programs, and then click on “Reset Settings to Default”.
Why is my Plot Blank AutoCAD?
Your plot is blank in AutoCAD due to the following: The PC3 file’s option for lines merge has been enabled, the objects’ setting is white, the background color setting of the plot is black.
Other possible reasons are:
i· The view scale is smaller or larger than the actual size of the paper
ii· The viewport is corrupted
iii. The initial save file format (legacy) got corrupted
iv· The view is looking so small because of an object that is so far from the drawing’s origin
What are AutoCAD Defpoints?
AutoCAD Defpoints is a basic layer system that AutoCAD, as well as IntelliCAD, uses.