RE: Can't Connect to Printer on XP
Mick and Robert,
Thanks for the response -- the problem actually turned out to be some of the
extra printer software that was installed along with the driver. I went back
and un-installed to the bare minimum and low and behold the systems
I had run the XP wizard but had not tried the local mapping.
Thanks for the prompt replies.
"Mick Murphy" wrote:
> Have you run XP's Home Network Wizard to allow file and printer sharing?
> And in Vista's Network and Sharing>Add Network Device>Browse to XP's
> Printer> install.
> Mick Murphy - Qld - Australia
> "Jim Wetzel" wrote:
> > I'm running Vista w/SP1 and trying to connect to a HPF380 on an XP SP3
> > machine. I can access files on the XP machine, see the printer but when I try
> > to connect I get "Windows cannot connect to the printer. Operation could not
> > be completed (error 0x000003eb)."
> > I have the F380 drivers installed on the Vista machine -- just can
> > t get past the error message nor find any reference to the error message.
> > Suggestions?
> > Jim