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Printer won't print

Just got a new computer with Vista and tried to down load the printer driver but get nothing. Tried going to Lexmark site to down load driver but nothing happens.

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Re: Printer won't print

Vista doesn't like non-microsoft software. It will tell you that the lexmark software is not supported. Click install anyway. Do this before plugging in the printer or vista will assign it's own driver. Which wont work. Then go into the control panel and select the lexmark as the default printer

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New laptop with windows 7 won't print to Lexmark x7350. says to enable bidirectional support - but that option is grayed out.

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When your computer turns on, go to Start menu > right-click on Computer > Properties. Check the System Type. Note: Use Vista driver in Windows 7.
Use the links below to download and install the printer driver: - Lexmark X7350 Driver for Vista/Win7 32-bit - Lexmark X7350 Driver for Vista/Win7 64-bit
Follow the instructions on your computer screen.

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Ckeck in control panel & se if the driver software installed. It should be listed in Add/remove programs. If it is, power up the piinter & load windows Vista update service. See if Vista has any patches for you're printer. If no, goto Lexmark & go to the driver section for you're P4350 printer software for Vista. While in Vista update, install any updates listed.
Click on the link provided.
Creat a folder on you're desktop & down load the latest driver software in-to the folder you created. Uninstall any Lexmark software that might have been in add/remove programs. Install the driver software you downloaded. If all this still fails, call Lexmark since this is a new printer. The number should be in you're manul. Or you can go here for free support.,6959,204816596_652569481_0_en,00.html


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I cannot load the software drivers to my Lexmart X6570 printer. It will make a straight copy but will not print from the computer or scan. I have tried the CD that came with the printer and tried to...

hi is the pc your on xp or vista ?
some printers are not compatible on vista if this is what your using there is however a fix for this go on the net and down load a program called driver genius 2007 pro this will find any driver problems on your pc sys and down load the drivers to fix any problems on you pc complet .
hope this helps ok thanks

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From the Lexmark Site:
Attention Windows Vista Users: Attention Windows Vista Users
If you have installed your printer on your PC using an original Lexmark Driver CD that came with your product and you are experiencing problems when printing, you may have installed the Windows XP driver.

Follow these steps to resolve:
· Disconnect your USB cable from your printer.
· Uninstall all Lexmark printer drivers on your PC.
· Download the correct Vista driver for your model.
· Install the driver on your PC.

Important - Do not reconnect the USB cable until the install software prompts the question of how the printer is connected.

I found the drivers by going to My Computer > OS (C:) > Drivers > Printer > deleted the file folder.
I then unpluged the printer, reinstalled the driver from the Lexmark Site (, restarted and it worked.
Good luck.

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