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Windows 7: Printer displayed as removable drive in windows explorer

30 Aug 2012   #1
TonyL

windows 7 home premium 64 bit
 
 
Printer displayed as removable drive in windows explorer

Windows explorer list my all-in-one printer as "J" drive. Is this normal? I don't remember seeing this before.


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30 Aug 2012   #2
Dwarf

Windows 8.1 Pro RTM x64
 
 

Does it have a memory card slot?
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30 Aug 2012   #3
TonyL

windows 7 home premium 64 bit
 
 

No not that I use.
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30 Aug 2012   #4
IanDrexP

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 (32-bit)
 
 

Some printers have a Memory card slot which make printing pictures easy and direct, even when not in use it can be recognized as "Removable Drive". May I ask what brand and model your Printer is?
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30 Aug 2012   #5
TonyL

windows 7 home premium 64 bit
 
 

Lexmark. I got my head out of my backside, uninstalled the printer rebooted and now it listed as a printer.
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