Take the 2-minute tour ×
Super User is a question and answer site for computer enthusiasts and power users. It's 100% free, no registration required.

I've got a HP LaserJet 1020 printer connected to my 64-bit Windows 7 Ultimate machine. I'm sharing this printer out. Got another 64-bit Windows 7 machine, with Home Premium. I installed the printer driver from HP for 64-bit on both machines. However, the strange thing is that if the Home Premium machine prints something, it never comes out unless I reboot the Ultimate machine.

This is less than optimal.

Any idea what's causing this and if there's anything I can do about it?

share|improve this question

migrated from stackoverflow.com Dec 24 '09 at 16:10

This question came from our site for professional and enthusiast programmers.

add comment

2 Answers

up vote 1 down vote accepted

Your alternative to sharing printers is to use a usb print server. I've used my Netgear PS121 for years on various HP printers. Your LaserJet is not specifically mentioned, but I imagine it will work.

share|improve this answer
add comment

Take a look here: http://www.sevenforums.com/drivers/20537-installing-sharing-hp-laserjet-1020-win7-x64.html .

It might help you. I don't think there is a permanent solution, but nevertheless.

share|improve this answer
add comment

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.