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Can't print using USB connection

My ML-1210 prints fine using IEEE1284 cable but not the USB cable. Recently, i upgraded my computer and it doesn't have IEEE1284 connection anymore, so i have connect it thru the USB port. I have downloaded the driver and when I turn on the printer the computer recognizes the printer but when I go to print, nothing happens. The computer sends the printing signal over but the printer doesn't acknowledge it. I get an error that the printer failed. Does anyone have problems with the USB port for this model?

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  • mel777 Feb 08, 2008

    the vista states the model is not in list and provide disk.

    do not have disk but download drives with .exe--the vista

    seems to only except a .inf type file. having problems getting

    vista to try downloader programs



  • cnp2216 Mar 11, 2008

    Same results but I use a Mac with OS X 10.5.2

    The drive worked on an older Mac OS X but not on the newer version of OS X
    Samsung no long supports Mac computers.

  • Baba U May 29, 2008

    send to print using usb cable and I get an error message and nothing prints

  • Anonymous Jun 25, 2008

    my system is not detecting the printer

  • Anonymous Mar 25, 2014

    Dell laptop won't get any connection & it
    has been downloaded with a disc



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Unplug printer and un install software. Delete printer in printers folder. Restart pc. Install software first and then connect printer. Also make sure your usb drivers is correct.

Posted on Sep 29, 2007


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