Re: Printer Driver needed for AL-1655CS manufatured by Sharp
I have found two such generic drivers : hpupd40pcl6-32; and a second one
hpupd40pcl6x64. I am hoping the latter will suffice. Somehow I lokeed for
these earlier and overlooked same. ty. i will try them and let you know
"Cal Bear '66" wrote:
> Have you checked the HP site for Vista drivers?
> "kj" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> >I am having the same problem with HP Officejet Scanner. It will not let me
> > add the software. The printer works fine but the HP disc does not find a
> > driver for Vista. This is a real problem and needs to be fixed.
> > kj
> > "jared" wrote:
> >> In trying to setup a HP Pavilion dv9000 series laptop with a printer
> >> manufactured by Sharp Coorporation model AL-1655CS it turns out that the
> >> drivers supplied by Sharp are windows XP compatable downward and not for
> >> Vista. Is there a generic printer driver that will work for this model
> >> copier/printer? Just tryng to use this device as a printer. Help please. The
> >> printer was purchased last year and the laptop is new. I contacted Sharp and
> >> this was their response below.
> >> Thank you for contacting sharp electronics Corporation. Unfortunately,
> >> there are no software updates available for the product, to permit printing
> >> and scanning with Windows Vista. The various editions of the finished Vista
> >> product, 32 and 64-bit functionality, create a broad necessity for testing of
> >> the copier to confirm what will function with the existing software, and what
> >> will not, and in turn, how and if updates will be made available to include
> >> this to support for the printer. I am unable to offer a solution for Vista
> >> support only that there are no updates available at this time.
> >> --
> >> jared m