Re: Another Printer

From: Ahmedhf (ahmedhf_at_hotmail.com)
Date: 12/16/04


Date: Thu, 16 Dec 2004 11:30:26 +0200

first of all thanks for your reply

I am using Win98SE, Also there are no problem in drivers, The problem is
when installing network printer from Win98se i did not found HP 1100 ???

"Malke" <malke@nospoonnotreally.com> wrote in message
news:ev6h3jy4EHA.3840@tk2msftngp13.phx.gbl...
> Ahmedhf wrote:
>
>> I am not using print Server
>>
>> The two printers connected in one PC on Port USB and LPT
>>
>> I have trying to install the printer 1100 on another PC (win98) but
>> when adding network printer i found only HP 1300 and did not found HP
>> 1100
>>
>> "Malke" <malke@nospoonnotreally.com> wrote in message
>> news:%23c9g$8R4EHA.3416@TK2MSFTNGP09.phx.gbl...
>>> Ahmedhf wrote:
>>>
>>>> I have a small network (Five PC's) Three PCs running XP Pro and
>>>> another two PC's Running Win98
>>>>
>>>> I have shared Printer (HP 1300 - USB Port) and it has been available
>>>> for all five computers .
>>>>
>>>> I have another printer (HP 1100 - LPT1 Port) I have shared this
>>>> printer but it has been appear only for XP operating systems and did
>>>> not appear for Win98 Systems.
>>>>
>
> I'm not a printer expert, but you have to install the printer on the
> Win98 computers and if they are First Edition, you may have a problem
> because FE didn't do USB very well. I believe you have to install the
> printers locally on Win98 so the drivers are there. Or you might try
> buying a print server.
>
> See this webpage by MVP Cari about networking printers with older
> operating systems:
>
> http://www.coribright.com/Windows/Article%20Six.htm
>
> And here's a website by MVP Bruce Sanderson on printing that might help:
>
> http://members.shaw.ca/bsanders/index.htm
>
> Good luck,
>
> Malke
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