How do I remove the static electricity from my printer? Tags: Printers USB Power HP Laptop Peripherals Last response: September 22, 2010 5:38 PM in Computer Peripherals Share Anonymous September 22, 2010 11:18:25 AM When I plug the printer into the USB pf my HP laptop, the power shuts down right away... Help! Is this static electricity overload, or a short in the electrical of the computer? More about : remove static electricity printer Anonymous September 22, 2010 2:47:43 PM To narrow down the cause: Have you tried different USB lead ? Check the USB socket pins on the laptop and printer are not damaged. Try the printer with a different computer. m 0 l Anonymous September 22, 2010 3:53:09 PM if they are damaged how can I know, and how can I correct that? good all,will try with different computer, but I use my laptop a lot. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Anonymous September 22, 2010 5:38:19 PM Check the laptop USB port with another device. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solvedhow to remove static electricity in motherboard? Forum How do i resolve static electricity in my printers Forum Solvedhow i save my computer components from static electricity? Forum Solvedhow i save my computer components from static electricity? Forum How To Avoid Static Electricity Forum How resistant are USB flash drives to static electricity? Forum How is static electricity generated in vacuum cleaners Forum How to discarge static electricity Forum SolvedStatic Electricity Damage? Forum SolvedStatic electricity help Forum SolvedBlue-ray discs and static electricity Forum SolvedProtect from static electricity Forum SolvedStatic electricity and building a PC is dangerous to hardware? Forum SolvedNeed help with Static Electricity Forum Solvedstatic electricity safety Forum SolvedStatic electricity in electric grid causes PC audio distortion (probably) Forum SolvedIs there any list, way, site, or whatever, to know materials which do NOT carry static electricity? Forum SolvedElectric air duster - concern about static electricity Forum Solvedcan aa tap water discharge static electricity? Forum How to remove static noise from video card Forum More resources Read discussions in other Computer Peripherals categories Printers CRT Monitors Flat Panel Monitors Digital Cameras Webcams Scanners Logitech !