Re: Sharing A Plotter/Printer
No the Vendor is no longer in business. How can I get this to work? It works
great in the XP enviroment. Buying a new plotter is out of the question. I
tried to stay with XP but HP said everything that worked in XP will work in
Vista.....That's a lie!!
"Alan Morris [MSFT]" wrote:
> Vista will not load any version 2 kernel mode drivers
> Does the vendor have version 3 drivers available?
> Alan Morris
> Windows Printing Team
> Search the Microsoft Knowledge Base here:
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> "jr" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> > Method 1
> > If you are installing a Windows NT 4.0 print driver, contact your network
> > administrator to have the policy removed.
> > How????
> > Thanks!
> > "Hal Hostetler [MVP P/I]" wrote:
> >> See if this helps:
> >> http://support.microsoft.com/kb/282011/en-us
> >> Printer Driver Is Not Compatible If a Policy Is Enabled on Your Computer
> >> Hal
> >> --
> >> Hal Hostetler, CPBE -- firstname.lastname@example.org
> >> Senior Engineer/MIS -- MS MVP-Print/Imaging -- WA7BGX
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> >> "jr" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> >> news:AE5CC6EF-2765-48AD-AE93-3AF372B72165@microsoft.com...
> >> > When I try to print (Laptop with Vista) to the Network (XP machine)
> >> Plotter,
> >> > I receive this message " Windows cannot connect to the printer. The
> >> printer
> >> > driver is not compatible with a policy enabled on your computer that
> >> blocks
> >> > NT 4.0 drivers". I realize this is an old plotter, however the driver
> >> > installs and works fine in the XP enviroment. Is there any way I can
> >> remove
> >> > this policy?
> >> >
> >> > HP laptop; Vista
> >> > Calcomp Techjet Designer 720
> >> > XP server
> >> >
> >> > Thanks!