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Windows 7: Missing usb ports


10 Aug 2010   #1
dohoyt

windows 7 pro 64bit
 
 
Missing usb ports

When I install a local printer usb is not an option for ports
on a 64bit pro O.S.
Does anyone know how I can add the usb ports?
They are enabled in device manager with no issues
I can use the usb ports with no issues at all
just missing when I go to add a local printer

Thanks
Don


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10 Aug 2010   #2
curtiswardwell

 
Usb Printer Port

Please take a look at the following link. Hope this helps. Just learning win7. do Not know if you have checked this forum. Good Luck.
USB Printer detection and "Port"
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10 Aug 2010   #3
The Howling Wolves

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Along with curtis's suggestion, go to manufactures website and download driver for printer using Win 7 64 bit OS
Fill out your system specs and then we can really help you now and in the future.

Welcome to our 7 Forum!
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10 Aug 2010   #4
bigg123

Windows 7
 
 

USB Hub yo
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11 Aug 2010   #5
dohoyt

windows 7 pro 64bit
 
 

thanks for the advice but the issue is when I do the following
usb is not available on the drop down list,
I also have the cd for the printer and ran the install??????

In Choose a Printer Port, select Use an existing port.In the drop down menu, select the USB001(Virtual Printer Port for USB).

thanks again
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