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HP Officejet 6500 All-in-One Printer - E709a support

HP Officejet Firmware

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Description

Release details

Released:
2009-10-30
Version
MJP1FN0935AR
Compatibility:
Microsoft Windows Vista
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Basic (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows Vista Business (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows Vista Ultimate (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows Vista Starter
Microsoft Windows XP x64
Microsoft Windows Vista (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows Vista Enterprise (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows Vista Enterprise (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Basic (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows Vista Business (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows Vista Ultimate (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 64-Bit Edition
Microsoft Windows XP
Microsoft Windows 2000
Microsoft Windows 2000 Server

Fix/Enhancement

  1. Fixed Caller ID info display for faxes received from specific fax machines during power-save mode
  2. Dissolve the network error message (B5) when a 2 wire AT and T router is used.
Before starting the upgrade:
  • The HP Officejet 6500 Firmware flashing (upgrade) requires a wired network or a USB connection.
  • DO NOT upgrade the printer firmware in a wirelessly connected printer.
  • If the computer has a firewall installed or enabled, it may block the Firmware Download Utility from accessing the printer. Therefore, please remember to temporarily disable any firewall that may be on the computer, including firewalls such as Microsoft Windows XP Firewall, Sygate, Zone Alarm or BlackICE
Install instructions:
  1. Switch on the HP Officejet 6500 series printer and wait until the printer is READY. [The Power light should be on]
  2. Double click on Officejet6500E709n_ES_RBP1FN0935AR_XXX.exe to launch the HP Firmware Download Utility. A list of HP Officejet 6500 series printers detected will be displayed on the screen.


  3. Note: If the Wired network printer you wish to upgrade is not displayed in the detected printer list, click on the Find Printers on Network button to scan for printers connected via the wired network.

  4. Click on the checkboxes on the left to select single or multiple HP Officejet 6500 series printers you wish to upgrade.
  5. Click on the Download button to start the firmware flashing process.
  6. Message showing "Successfully downloaded firmware to the printer" will be shown. Firmware flashing will begin.


  7. CAUTION! Do not interrupt the printer during the upgrade process. Printer maybe damaged if power is interrupted during the firmware upgrade process.

  8. When the printer has sucessfully completed the flashing process, it will automatically print out a Self Test Diagnostic Page, that will show the new firmware version.

Details and specifications

HP Officejet 6500 All-in-One Printer - E709a

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