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Canon E510 cannot be installed on Windows XP [closed]

Windows XP is no longer available. As a result of this, my Canon E510 cannot get installed on my desktop even with the necessary driver file from Canon. However, 3 other Canon printers can be ...
0
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0answers
15 views

Kodak Printer printing blank pages on XP

I have a Kodak esp 3.2 printer that prints test pages fine but will not print anything else. I have tried running the maintenance and even reinstalling the printer. Nothing has helped. Any ...
0
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0answers
51 views

Zebra TLP 2844 label feeding trouble--hardware or software cause?

I won't go into all the software details, but I do have a print-preview from one program that shows exactly one label with the correct page size. When I print it, it prints correctly, but instead of ...
1
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1answer
31 views

HP Designjet 5000ps timeout error

Here is my previous question, which was resolved. HP Designjet 5000ps not "recieving" Print Currently my issue is that after the file is uploaded, the printer goes into a faze where it ...
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0answers
51 views

Windows 8/XP printing problems

I have a friend that has 2 Windows XP machines, 1 Windows 8 machine, and 2 network printers on his network. The network is all cabled, no Wifi used. The problem he is having is that if the Win 8 ...
0
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0answers
39 views

Printer shows up in control panel but not in office programs

So the printer is setup and working, shows up in the control panel, but on programs like openoffice libreoffice, and another one I can't remember at the moment it's just gone. I reinstalled it and it ...
0
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0answers
18 views

Printers not displayed on list

My colleague has a problem with printing. When he tries to print, in Solid Edge ST3 there are no printers on list. Other applications show all printers correctly (even Solid Edge Viewer from the same ...
0
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1answer
342 views

Print payslip with old printer Panasonic KX-P1121 through Google Chrome

Let's say there are 2 PCs and 1 printer,the printer is connected directly to PC1,PC2 connected through router,and I will use PC2 to print documents. PC1 is using Window XP while PC2 is Window 7. I ...
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2answers
275 views

Virtual Win XP Mode stopped HP LJ Pro M1212nf MFP printing in Win 7 Pro

Virtual Win XP Mode stopped HP LJ Pro M1212nf MFP printing in Win 7 Pro: I am running Windows 7 Pro with Virtual Windows XP Mode. My printer is HP LaserJet Pro M1212nf MFP attached directly to a USB ...
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2answers
286 views

CP1515n printer prints images in color but text in greyscale

I am trying to diagnose an extremely strange problem. We have an HP Color Laserjet CP1515n network printer. We need to connect to it from 3 computers; 2 of the computers run XP, 1 runs Win7. The ...
3
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2answers
788 views

How to backup printers driver?

As a network administrator I sometimes have to do a clean windows install on a system and I want to know if there is a way to backup up printers driver that were installed in on old version of windows ...
5
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4answers
1k views

How to access parallel ports created by NET command in Windows XP?

I am trying to get a USB-to-Parallel IEEE-1284 cable which is showed as USB Printing Support in Device manager to work as a LPT port and tried the answer here. Using this command: NET USE LPT1: ...
1
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2answers
393 views

Disable printing in Firefox

I am using Firefox 23.0.1. I want to totally disable printing from Firefox, is this possible? I used about:config to set the following properties: print.always_print_silent = true ...
0
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1answer
3k views

How to connect Windows 7 64-bit to shared HP LaserJet 1000 printer installed on Windows XP?

I've got HP LaserJet 1000 printer installed on Windows XP. I successfully connected to the printer on Windows 7 x86. I tried the same with Windows 7 x64 but failed. I did steps from HP forums and ...
0
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1answer
39 views

Switch PC cannot see Router PC?

So I will try explain what is going on. I had to replace a faulty linksys router. I replaced it and here is the problem. The linksys router is connected to a switch. There is one XP PC and one network ...
0
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0answers
117 views

Windows print event (id20) occurring every time user prints

I have a relatively small network here with a print server, and only one user seems to have this problem. Every time he goes to print, this warning pops up despite having installed the proper drivers ...
1
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2answers
527 views

Add/Remove script for local printer

I have a Windows XP machine that runs two applications and both print on a thermal printer connected by a serial port. For one application, the "Generic / Text Only" printer must be present, for the ...
2
votes
1answer
184 views

How do I remove (Dell printer) drivers from the cache so I can re-intall from the CD

I have a Dell All-in-One 810 printer from years ago and only recently installed it (a few months ago). Later I had reason to uninstall and re-install the printer but whenever I connect the printer ...
1
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0answers
112 views

Can I print a Model diagram at 200% zoom without cutting off in vs 2010?

In visual studio 2010, I would like to print a Model diagram (A .edmx file), at 200% zoom. So I switch to landscape view and up the scale. Printing goes as planned, except that whatever the zoom made ...
0
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2answers
267 views

How to delete parallel ports on Windows XP SP3

Im trying to delete the extra parallel ports that come with Windows XP SP3. I've tried deleting the ports through the method recommended by Microsoft ie through Printer & Faxes/File/Server ...
0
votes
1answer
61 views

Printer over the network

The printer is able to accomodate 10 users printing at the same time, but there are almost 30 users connecting to the printer. I just want to ask, is there a way or is this possible if the driver of ...
1
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1answer
79 views

Can't Find Driver for HP Deskjet 712c Windows XP

The instructions on HP's website indicate that this driver comes with Windows XP and does not need to be downloaded. I have the original CD that came with the printer, but that fails saying it is not ...
9
votes
9answers
15k views

How can I share a printer on Windows 7 x64 with Windows XP x86?

I'm trying to share a printer that's on Windows 7 64-bit with Windows XP 32-bit. I've tried: Using the Add Printer Wizard on XP Selecting network printer Browsing for the printer and selecting it ...
1
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0answers
404 views

Why does the printer keep disappearing?

My neighbour has an Epson SX130. All has been fine for a long time, until recently when the printer has regularly started to disappear from his XP machine and is not visible in the printers control ...
0
votes
1answer
930 views

Cannot access network printer from windows 7 PCs

We have several printers in the office - 2 are connected to the network via ethernet cables, and another is connected to our "server" (which is actually a Windows XP machine). The problem is that none ...
1
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1answer
344 views

MS-DOS application sending screen output to LPT printer

We have a MS-DOS application(coded in FoxPro), and recently had this glitch: the screen menu of the application without reason starts printing in an LPT Panasonic KX-1150 printer. It's a never ending ...
0
votes
2answers
462 views

How can I install downloaded zipped drivers for a Canon laser printer LBP 810?

How can I install a zipped downloaded Canon laser printer LBP810 driver? I cannot find the setup to install.
2
votes
1answer
584 views

Best way to connect an old printer

My old computer died... Well, not so much died, as got thrown out of the house by somebody who intentionally mistook it for a piece of old junk. And now I've no way to connect one old printer which ...
0
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1answer
252 views

HP 6L with JetDirect prints single line of garbage

I added an HP 6L with JetDirect (network printer) to Windows XP as a local printer and created a standard TCP/IP port with the IP address of the printer. I used HP > HP LaserJet 6L as the driver. ...
0
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1answer
334 views

What permissions are required to print to a locally attached shared printer?

I have several users who have to be a local admin on a PC because that PC has a printer locally attached to it. Apparently they cannot print to it unless they are local admins. I really would like to ...
0
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0answers
1k views

How to install Windows XP printer driver on Windows 7 prof x64?

Windows 7 has a feature to store printer drivers on the same computer where printer is located. When user on client computer tries to open it, windows automatically downloads driver and installs it. ...
2
votes
1answer
417 views

Share printer with Win XP server and Win 7 client

I have a 32 bit Windows XP computer with a installed Epson R200 printer. I shared this printer and want to use it with a 64 bit Windows 7 system, now. But the problem is, that the Windows 7 client ...
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1answer
628 views

Sharing HP LaserJet 1300 from Windows 7 to Windows XP [closed]

Could there be anyone with some information about how I can install additional drivers for x64 processor of type3 -user mode? My Windows7 computer has x86 type3-usermode driver already installed but ...
0
votes
1answer
292 views

How to grant free access to network printer A while keeping access restrictions for network printer B

I have an Windows XP network with 2 printers, both of them connected to the same PC. I need the first printer to be freely available to all the network, that is: no user name, no password, no ...
2
votes
1answer
471 views

USB device not recognized for printer

I am trying to install a Canon MF4370dn printer on to a fairly old Dell desktop. I can run the install disks just fine with no errors popping up. I restart the computer and connect the USB cable. I ...
2
votes
0answers
277 views

How do I get different printer margins for different printers to stick?

I have a computer running Windows XP SP3 that has three printers installed. I am printing from an in house web app in Internet Explorer. Two printers can share the same margins, but the third one ...
0
votes
1answer
2k views

Why would all USB printers of a specific model show as offline after every reboot?

My printer is an HP Laserjet P1606dn that is connected directly to the host computer via USB. The computer is running Windows XP SP3. The printer works fine until the computer is rebooted. At which ...
2
votes
1answer
747 views

Printer Drivers won't install on XP x64, printer is Kodak ESP Office 2170

So I bought a printer yesterday and go to install it today and now I am at the "get the PC to talk wirelessly to the printer" step and can't seem to get through it. Drivers downloaded from here but I ...
2
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2answers
324 views

Printing command leads to crash

Every time I try and print a document the software I use crashes for some reason. I'm running Windows XP 64-bit Professional. I have a HP network printer and other computers can print fine, it's just ...
0
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1answer
5k views

Uninstall printer driver using command line in Windows XP

I'm trying to do uninstall a printer driver using the command line in Windows XP. I've figured out that I should use this command: rundll32 printui.dll,PrintUIEntry /dd /m "HENGSTLER C-56 THERMAL ...
2
votes
1answer
1k views

Set paper size of Zebra TLP 2844 programmatically

I have a lot of Zebra TLP 2844 printers used by domain users. Unluckily by default the paper size is 2" x 4" while I need to have 4" x 3". The first time each user logs on I have to change manually ...
2
votes
1answer
327 views

Computer freezes for 30 seconds when print is clicked

I've just installed new printer drivers on 5 existing computers. For some reason, 4 of those 5 computers have not had a problem, you click print and it prints. However, the 1 remaining computer ...
1
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2answers
876 views

Print spooler service not starting after removal of malware

I have a user whom I have removed a "fake antivirus" on her machine but now her print spooler service is unable to start. I have attempted to restart the service to no avail. Is there a way to ...
3
votes
1answer
3k views

Print Spooler keeps stopping. Windows XP SP3

A Windows XP SP3 PC keeps stopping the Print Spooler job. This happens for both a normal user and a local admin account. If we restart the service and try to add a printer, we get an error that the ...
1
vote
1answer
434 views

Create one printer entry for multiple printers of the same model

When I switch between two or more different HP Laserjet P1606dn machines using the same computer, the computer automatically installs a new instance of that printer (copy 1, copy 2, etc). I would ...
3
votes
2answers
7k views

Spooler subsystem app has encountered a problem and needs to close

I have users at my work place on a couple different types of machines, all running Windows XP x86 SP3 that constantly experience the spooler subsystem app error, leading to constant crashes and ...
4
votes
1answer
196 views

Access a printer through a virtualized XP instance running in Ubuntu

I have a printer which is incompatible with Ubuntu but works fine with XP. If i have XP running inside ubuntu with VirtualBox or some virtualisation solution will i be able to use my printer through ...
0
votes
2answers
1k views

spoolsv.exe error when printing to shared printer (Windows 7 -> Windows XP home)

I have an HP Photosmart C5383 installed on a Windows XP Home PC. I got a notebook with Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit, to upgrade my older Vista Home Premium 32-bit machine. I have shared this printer ...
2
votes
2answers
14k views

How can I make a copy of a printer in Windows 7?

Has anyone been able to copy an existing printer in Windows 7? I know that we were able to do this in XP (not as a direct copy/paste, but by installing the printer twice) but in Windows 7 it doesn't ...
0
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0answers
179 views

Can I stop application remember last printer used

Sometimes applications remember which printer you last use (or which setting eg 2:page). I find this rather a pain - I would rather go back to the default (and give me the option to change default if ...