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I'm trying to install a lexmark X1185 on a new computer and I keep getting a communication error. The new computer has Windows vista. While the printer is a couple of years old. Do I need a different drive? If not what else could I do?

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Please visit the link below to download the correct driver for your printer directly from Lexmark.

http://support.lexmark.com/perl/support/support.cgi?ccs=229:1:0:0:0:0

use the product selector to enter your model number and operating system information.

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You need to download the Windows Vista compatible driver for your X1185 at
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