HP OfficeJet Pro 8717 can print beautifully on cardstocks. You can print on cardstock and use it for craftworks, scrapbooks, card marking, and more. These cardstocks are thicker and more durable than paper.The HP OfficeJet Pro 8717 printer will not print on cardstock if the weight and size of the cardstock are not supported, or if you have made any changes to the printer settings.
After removing the driver, download the full feature printer software from the official HP site. Download and install the driver and try printing on the cardstock. Also, check the compatible cardstock that HP OfficeJet Pro 8717 supports. If you use unsupported cardstock, the HP OfficeJet Pro 8717 printer will not print on it. So, it is better to double-check the media type and load the same into your printer.