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Windows 7: Legacy printer HP Laserjet 5

19 Mar 2012   #1
Cliff789

ASUS X79 DELUXE LGA 2011 Intel X79 SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX
 
 
Legacy printer HP Laserjet 5

ARRRGGGH I own a beast of a printer. It's been the finest printer I ever owned or used. Built like a tank truly industrial strength. Been running my paperwork heavy office with it since 1997.

And windows 7 doesn't have a driver for it.

Any one got a trick or driver source that can make my god of a printer run? It seems the infidels want to depose the old gods and force everyone to worship plastic calves.

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
Asus M4A78 PRO
Athalon phenom II X3 720 2.8 GHz
Corsair Dominator 4 gig {{3.75 available}}(the one with the 40 mm fan kit that never worked).


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19 Mar 2012   #2
pbcopter

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1, Windows 8.1 Pro x64, Windows 10 Pro x64
 
 

When you are in the Add Printer Wizard, select windows update and wait. It takes upwards of 5 minutes to have it return an updated printer list. The LaserJet 5 is on that list.
I have a LaserJet II and it had a driver for that.
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