Brother printing problem with Windows 7

  U10 20:27 25 Sep 2010
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I have a Brother 1440 connected to an XP machine. When I tried to print with a Windows 7 PC connected to the home network, it printed rubbish. I didn't have problems with Vista before I upgraded. Any ideas? The Brother website don't seem to have any new XP drivers.

  Ashrich 09:08 26 Sep 2010

Surely you need Windows 7 drivers ?
Assuming you installed it as a network printer , try removing all printer drivers from the W7 machine , re-add the printer through the network , if it finds the printer but no drivers you can use Windows update to look for them instead , or download the latest 7 drivers from the Brother website .

Ashley

  Pineman100 11:42 26 Sep 2010

There's quite a lot of information about this problem if you click here

  U10 17:57 26 Sep 2010

Thanks for your help. I'm trying out your ideas and link.

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