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The Case of the RESEND UPGRADE message


I don’t like them. If you’ve read more than five posts on this blog you may have noticed that already.

This is the tale of how I started down the long, dark, road of hatred towards HP, and why I think they are largely incompetent at what they do.

It started soon after I began my current job, and I first learned that you could perform BIOS upgrades on network printers by sending the upgrade over the network. Struck with the novelty of this, I naively decided it would be a good idea to make sure all of our network printers were up to date. The upgrades actually all went well. Apart from one.

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