Question about Computers & Internet
I have a new emachines desktop and I am trying to hook up my printer using a USB cord, but I don't know which port is which. it's asking whether its in port lpt1,2,3,etc... its not labeled. I have it in the usb port right next to where the internet is plugged into. It didn't come with a diagram...
when I just guessed which port it was I got to the ''select type of printer'' portion and HP Laser jet 1022 wasn't even an option! what do I do?
Hook up the USB cord from printer to any free one on the PC. Once you power on the printer, the computer will detect a new device. It will ask for a driver. Insert the CD and wait. If you have the installation CD, you can also start with that and it should install the drivers. This would not be a LPT port but one of the USB. Id you already went though it, during install, have to do a manual selection and choose Have Disk and point to either the CD or any folder where you have the drivers on the computer.
Posted on Jun 28, 2009
Save hours of searching online or wasting money on unnecessary repairs by talking to a 6YA Expert who can help you resolve this issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
Here's a link to this great service
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Sep 02, 2012 | E-Machines eMachines Desktop PC
Jul 14, 2012 | E-Machines eMachines Desktop PC
Feb 20, 2012 | E-Machines eMachines Desktop PC
May 10, 2010 | E-Machines eMachines Desktop PC
Aug 20, 2009 | E-Machines eMachines Desktop PC
Jun 12, 2009 | E-Machines eMachines Desktop PC
Dec 27, 2008 | Computers & Internet
Jul 16, 2018 | Lenovo Computers & Internet
298 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!