Re: Warning: Xerox Phaser 6100 no longer works after Vista install
I have no idea what I am talking about, but my Xerox C2424 - a close
cousin of your Phaser, worked no-problemo.
I used the PS printer driver from Xerox for 32-bit Vista and
Phaser/C2424 on a TCP/IP interface.
Don't know if your Phaser is network-ready, but a cheap print server
may be easier to deal with than a new printer or a roll-back. Just
get it from a place that lets you return it if it doesn't work (the
I hav had zero problems with the Xerox drivers over both LAN and WAN
Hope this helps!
and see, I actually don't HATE Vista -- but I absolutely CANNOT STAND
the pure stupidity (or evil genius) that postulated the upgrade
ramping and software download installation system; what a peice of
CRAP!! But once it gets installed I'm okay with it (until I need to
DO NOT UPGRADE / DO NOT PURCHASE ONLINE / BUY RETAIL BOX OR WALK AWAY
WITH YOUR SANITY!!!!!!!!
On Tue, 13 Feb 2007 17:05:03 -0800, rodgray
>This printer was working on my system with XP Pro SP2. The printer was
>attached as a shared network printer. The printer was on a parallel port and
>attached to a Dell Poweredge 2600. After installing Vista, the printer
>disappeared. Now when I try to re-attach, I get an error message informing me
>that I do not have enough memory. However I have 1.5GB RAM with only 700kb
>being used. Just a warning to others with the same printer
>Xerox said it was an OS problem and they did not when or if a fix would be