how are you connected to the printer?  wifi or usb ?

if usb check the cable? if wifi maybe you need to set it up again or switch to usb

On Tue, Jul 10, 2018, 11:21 AM Joe Lowder <> wrote:
Second attempt to send this to PLUG.

When I sent this a few hours ago, it was
bounced back to me as "undeliverable"

-------- Original Message --------
Subject: Re: 'printer is not responding'
From:    Joe Lowder <>
Date:    Tue, July 10, 2018 at 12:08 am
To:      "Main PLUG discussion list" <>
returns this result:
▼ Queue Name ▼  Description     Location        Make and Model  Status
HL2270DW        Brother HL2270DW        Joe's study     Brother HL2270DW for
CUPS    Processing - "The printer is not responding."

Ironically, it seems that my wife is able to print from
windows laptop. How can that be?

On Mon, July 9, 2018 11:49 pm, Brian Cluff wrote:
> Have you tried going to and then clicking
>  on the printer name.  I usually find that it will tell me exactly what
> is happening with the printer or the connection to the printer.

> On 07/09/2018 07:45 PM, Joe Lowder wrote:
>> My printer (Brother HL2270DW has been working fine
>> wireless for a couple years, but today after printing a document, and
>> then sending another document to print, it failed to print.
>> lpstat shows the document is still in queue.
>> I had made no settings changes, and I feel certain that
>> the printer itself has not failed. I have tried everything suggested to
>> trouble-shoot on internet sites, but I cannot get it to go again.
>> This link shows what I see in System Settings:
>> -- --
>> What can I do to get this running again?

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