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Can't install Lexmark Pro901 in Windows 8

I cannot install the Pro901 printer on my laptop using windows 8. I will connect fine via USB PnP. But if I try to add it as a network printer it does not work. When it asks which driver is shows the pro700 driver and a pro910 driver. Neither of these work. there is no drivers listed for the 800-900 series. When you enter port information before you select the drivers, I am stating the the device type is a lexmark network printer, Is this correct. I see other people have had the problem as well. i have not seen any viable solution provided. Any help would be greatly appreciated.

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    wfinnefrock Jan 06, 2013

    BTW: I have other computers (XP and Windows 7) that can connect to the wireless printer with no problem

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Please check this article on how to install your Lexmark printer to a Windows 8 OS: http://bit.ly/WjeXIy

Posted on Jan 09, 2013

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    wfinnefrock Jan 12, 2013

    Unfortunately, Lexmark instructions state to use the driver provided by Windows 8. Windows 8 provides drivers for series Pro 700 and pro910 printers. Neither of these will work with the Pro901 printer. It installs but if you try to print a test page or any other document, it does not communicate with the printer.

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Hi, you can download the driver from this site: http://downloads.lexmark.com:80/perl/downloads/downloads.cgi?os_used=Windows%20Vista%20x64&mode=OS&ccs=229:1:0:516:0:0

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Go to the following website and enter your printer model (F4270) in the "Search by Model" box. It will then ask you to select your O/S. Vista Business is the same as Vista with respect to printer drivers. Vista 64 bit is one of the options, select it if you have Vista 64 bit. Otherwise try the XP driver

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