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radicalseven
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Printer printing out 3 sheets of gibberish

Every so often I check my printer (HP Color LaserJet) and it has 3 pages of gibberish.  It says things like

HEAD / HTTP 1.1

Host: IP address:9100

User-Agent : curl/7.59.0

Accept: */*

 

There's 2 more pages of this kind of stuff.  I've searched and read that it is a Netgear ORBI issue and not a printer issue.  All my computers in my house are Apple.  Any help would be greatly appreciated as this is an annoying issue.

 

Thanks.

Model: RBR50|Orbi AC3000 Tri-band WiFi Router
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DexterJB
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Re: Printer printing out 3 sheets of gibberish

Hi @radicalseven, welcome to the community! This has been reported to the engineering team and is being worked on. You can temporarily disable the Armor feature as other have reported that this as a workaround. The steps to do is linked below.

 

https://kb.netgear.com/000060900/How-do-I-turn-NETGEAR-Armor-on-or-off-using-the-Nighthawk-or-Orbi-a...

 

Dexter

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patelam
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Re: Printer printing out 3 sheets of gibberish

Any update on a fix?  This seems to be a very commonplace issue.

Model: RBR20|Orbi AC2200 Tri-band WiFi Router
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Christian_R
NETGEAR Moderator

Re: Printer printing out 3 sheets of gibberish

Hello patelam, 

 

May you let us know what firmware version your RBR20 is currently on.

 

Thanks,

Christian 

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patelam
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FURRYe38
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Re: Printer printing out 3 sheets of gibberish

May you let us know what firmware version your RBR20 is currently on.


@patelam wrote:

Any update on a fix?  This seems to be a very commonplace issue.


 

My Setup (Cable 1Gbps/50Mbps)>CM1200 v2.02.03(LAG Disabled)>RBK853 v3.2.17.12
RBK50 v2.7.2.104(WW) Circle Enabled
Additional NG HW: C7800/CM1100/CAX80/CM2000, Orbi CBK40, R7800, R7960P, EX7500/EX7700, XR450 and WNHDE111
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Christian_R
NETGEAR Moderator

Re: Printer printing out 3 sheets of gibberish

Hello radicalseven & patelam,

 

I'd like to follow up and ask if you were able to get the issue resolved. If not, may you please confirm the model number of your router along with the current firmware version its on. 

 

Thanks,

Christian 

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55radia598
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Re: Printer printing out 3 sheets of gibberish

I had the same thing printed out yesterday.  Installed Bitdefender one week ago.

Printer HP Photo Envy 7858 wireless connection.

Model: RBR50|Orbi AC3000 Tri-band WiFi Router
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OxfordCrew20
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Re: Printer printing out 3 sheets of gibberish

RBS 20 satellite and RBR 20 router - printing 3 pages randomly every week - same three lines text
Head/ Http/1.1
Host: 198.168.1.2.9100
User-Agent: curl/7.59.0
Accept:*.*
That’s here in UK - spooky - just updated Orbi
Firmware V2.5.1.16
HP wireless printer
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Christian_R
NETGEAR Moderator

Re: Printer printing out 3 sheets of gibberish

Hi OxfordCrew20,

 

May you factory reset your Orbi units and run through the setup assistant again. 

 

Christian 

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