Thank you for your review
The HP 33xx (specifically my 3330) software often loses the ability to connect to your printer/scanner, etc. I've found that killing off and restarting the background communication process sometimes solves this. Rebooting the printer can help too. Bundled are a python script to do this for you and an application that you can double click if you don't like to type at a command line. This simple app has been reported to work with other HP printers (model not mentioned) and is also useful when the process occasionally runs away eating up CPU and needs to be restarted.

What's New in HP Communication Reset

Version 1.1.1: wasn't working. Should be fixed now.

Version 1.1: Added a script and app to kill of the background communication process without restarting it. This results in less trouble with printing. However, you need to run hpcomm to restart it before being able to scan/fax.

Requirements for HP Communication Reset

Mac OS X and HP MFP.
Similar Software
Suggest other similar software
Create a collection and add  to it.
Like this app? Be the first to add it to a collection! Create a Collection by bringing together complementary apps that have a common theme or purpose, then share it and discover new collections! + Create a Collection

HP Communication Reset User Discussion

Current Version (1.x)
Downloads 2,227
Version Downloads 2,073
License Free
Date 16 Jan 2007
Platform OS X / PPC 32 / Intel 32
Price Free
To leave a comment, you need to be logged in.
Sort by: Time | Smiles
HP Communication Reset needs a rating. Be the first to rate this app and get the discussion started!
MacUpdate Promo