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Dell photo 924 with mac os x

I have a mac ibook and a dell photo 924 printer.  the ibook recognises the printer, yet does not have the correct driver.  What driver can i use?  i know it may be possible to use a luminix driver but which one?  So confused...

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  • gladly999 Jan 18, 2009

    My new mac doesn't recognize the dell photo 924 printer


  • Anonymous Feb 15, 2009

    Is this even possible to do?

  • hagnatha Mar 27, 2009

    school has the teachers using a macbook and the only printer I have to use at school is a dell 924 aio printer but I can't find a driver for it?

  • Anonymous Apr 01, 2009

    ya i have the same problem. have the imac computer and the dell 924 all in one printer and you can't use them together. it blows.

  • Anonymous May 07, 2009

    I have the same problem! Why is it so hard for Dell? ARG

  • Anonymous Mar 19, 2014

    Any suggestions, please?

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No Dell AIO 900 series printers can be used with Macs. To save money on the components, these printers were built using low capability chips that offload almost all processing to the host computer. The procedure is completely proprietary to this branch of printers and no driver is available for any other OS than Windows.

The printer is basically a Lexmark with a Dell logo on it, but drivers for the comparable Lexmark printers have been confirmed not work. You cannot use the "Generic" or "PostScript" drivers with this printer either. Its hopeless.

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  • glasgow235 Dec 11, 2010

    Dell 924: POS. I got it through a deal with my employer (Greater Glasgow Health Board) only to find I can't use generic ink and so have to pay extortionate prices for the Dell stuff. Also, having now upgraded to an imac, I cant use it. Avoid Dell.

  • microsteve19 Dec 30, 2010

    Thanks! Finally an answer, which is more than you get from Dell. I wish they would just say "your got a free printer with your really low price Dell B130 laptop, Be Happy!" I'm fine with that. What I don't like is beating my head against a wall before someone tells me what I need to know so I can get on with life and buy a MAC compatible printer.

  • sigep311
    sigep311 Aug 01, 2012

    Thanks! This is exactly what I was looking for. Time to get a Mac Compatible printer then.

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