difficulty, xp won't print to hplaserjet1100a

  sonicviewt 14:42 30 Oct 2009

XP home won't print to my hplaserjet1100a, the LPT printer port is defenantly there but no life, can anyone help.

  Pineman100 18:35 30 Oct 2009

Have you installed the printer drivers?

click here

  sonicviewt 21:49 30 Oct 2009

no response still, installed laserjet 1100 driver, and cable firm in place

  johnnyrocker 21:58 30 Oct 2009

was printer installed correctly? ie not connected until told to?


  woodchip 22:02 30 Oct 2009

LPT socket may be faulty. I had to fit a Card with a new socket on one that had the same problem.

Before you do the above, The Parallel Cable needs to be a Bi-Directional or it will not work

  sonicviewt 22:04 30 Oct 2009

thanks johnny, but no not sure what do though but dont think it could be.

  johnnyrocker 22:11 30 Oct 2009

do you have install cd?


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