How to Hard Reset a HP LaserJet 1320N

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Even the most reliable of printers will occasionally let you down so knowing a few basic troubleshooting skills can get you out of a jam when the printer is playing up. Performing a hard reset on a Hewlett-Packard LaserJet 1320N is an effective way to clear error messages and return the printer to its factory default condition. Performing a hard rest is not a difficult procedure, but you do need to follow the right steps in the correct order.


Step 1

Turn off the printer and remove the power cord from the back of the unit. Leave the printer powered off for at least 30 seconds.

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Step 2

Press the power button on the printer and hold the "Go" button as the printer is powering on. Watch for the "Attention" LED to turn on and stay steady.


Step 3

Release the "Go" button and allow the printer to continue powering on. The printer should now be reset.



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