Re: parallel printer hp710c set up on Vista?
I have a 722c with a parallel connection and I had to set the bios to
bi-directional printing ecc or epp
may also work.
"MLM" <MLM@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
>I have a parallel to usb converter cable hooking up a HP 710c to a usb port
> on a new Vista puter. First question is how do I know which is lpt1 or
> Can't seem to get the printer working. The printer software shows up and
> the test page from properties sends, so the driver should be ok.
> I tried booting up with just the cable and windows came back with a ready
> go message so I believe the cable driver is there also.
> I try to send a print and a "print error" shows up in the printer job
> window. I've restarted many times and tried plugging in/turning on in
> different combos but I still get no print.
> I don't know where to go from here. There are no error or message windows
> that pop up.