Re: If printer is on, Vista PC won't restart
Try connecting the printer to another USB port. I have built-in ports and
extra ports from an add-in card. By changing to one or another of the ports
I can usually solve for problems like this. You may be able to also.
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"M. Krantz" <MKrantz@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> Anyone else have this issue. If the printer (Canon Pixma MP130) is on, the
> Vista PC will not restart. It gets to the BIOS screen and then you get a
> black screen with a flashing DOS-like "_. " Once you turn off the printer,
> Windows Vista starts. Any ideas?