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Do not buy this printer if you want to use all of its features.
on 6 October 2013
Don't just take my word for it, see the 10 pages of complaints on the HP Support Forum.
I've had two of these 7520's and both have the same fault. The HP forum shows this problem going on for a year.
The printer is fine for turning on and printing pictures and documents, but don't expect to be able to leave it on for sending and receiving faxes or using the ePrint facility or print from another computer your network. This is because the printer has a problem waking up from sleep mode, which cannot be disabled. On receiving a fax or print job after the machine has been switch on for a couple of hours it will stall and display "Printer error, there is a problem with the printer. Switch the printer off, then on".
And then it happens all over again.
I and many other customers who purchased this machine have spoken to HP support, all of which has been a waste of time. One forum member says HP in Germany and the US cannot find a solution for the problem and have no idea of the root cause.
Shame because I have always had HP printers, and wanted this one because it would combine all my older machines in one. A printer for photos, documents in black and white and colour, a scanner with auto feed and a fax machine. And as the printer uses HP 364 cartridges which are not to expensive I thought I was on to a winner.
Most HP forum members sent there HP Photosmart 7520 machine's back for a HP Officejet printer 8600, but the cartridges for that machine are twice the price of the HP364's.
So for me I have gone for a Epson work force, I was going to lose the special photo paper tray anyway by purchasing the HP Officejet, as it isn't a Photosmart printer.
From a very disappointed former fan of Hewlett Packard Printers.