Re: HP printer trouble
In article <BBDD2550-922B-47B4-8DAF-AAB395395E3E@microsoft.com>,
> Geek Squad out here to make sure I have the correct printer driver*
> for Vista installed
And what did they say / what is the correct printer driver for VISTA
and that pre-VISTA printer?
From the HP drivers page for it, it looks as though you should be using
one of the PCL drivers and you'd probabaly be better trying the PCL5
Remember that if your printer is USB connected you must NOT have the
USB cable plugged into the PC until after the software is installed or
until the installation procedure tells you to plug it in.
If that Universal driver does not work then I'd be inclined to download
the XP complete software package and install that using Compatibility
mode set to XP with SP2 and also start the installation with Run as
You need to remove any traces of the printer from your setup and reboot
the PC before trying a fresh installation.
Say if you need help on any specifics.