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Driver Need the driver update for Window Vista for Brothers MFG-8460N -Printer All in One loaded under XP all it will do is print and when I try to install some other down loads it brings up Paper Port insert CD to continue.I think if i had the update it will load completely.

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Plz choose your country and go to support/download for your mfc:

You will find the vista drivers and some more hints (faq) there.

Posted on Nov 12, 2007


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