Printer identified as a removable storage drive?

  xphile 01:14 02 Dec 2004
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When I have connected my printer via usb 2.0 port.My computer recognises it as another removable storage drive (drive E:). Is this normal?

  temp003 02:07 02 Dec 2004

Would your printer be one of those which can read from a flash card and print directly from it? I've never used those printers and don't really know how they behave in Windows Explorer, but just wondering.

  accord 05:42 02 Dec 2004

im with temp003 on this. it must have a memory card reader built in to it.

What printer do you have??????

  Satmansq 07:13 02 Dec 2004

I agree with the first answers, my printer/scanner, which has a memory card reader, is recognised as a removable disc.

However if you entered the make and model of yourt printer it would make it easier to give a proper reply.

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