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Windows 7: Unable to print from XP mode

02 Nov 2009   #1

Windows 7
 
 
Unable to print from XP mode

Hi All,

I have an old printer (Brother 1430) attached to my new PC running windows 7 via the LPT1 port. It works well in Windows 7 but I am unable to print from XP mode.

I have installed the drivers into XP mode and it seems to be recognised by XP but no luck with printing. Have tried a USB connector but again no success.

Would greatly appreciate advice or direction to a thread that will help.

Cheers

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02 Nov 2009   #2

Windows 7
 
 

OK, I have found the solution, amazing after many hours of trying to find it after posting! So apologies.

It is at Windows Virtual PC Evaluation Guide
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16 Jun 2012   #3

Windows 7 64 bit
 
 

For those that are interested start reading at the heading--

Scenario 3: Print from a virtual machine
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