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Printer install how to connect printer to pc

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  • krystal215 Feb 20, 2008

    lexmarkx2350 all in one prnter / usb cord / acer aspir pc (w/printer port different plug)/bought used,nodisc.works alone,cant connect to pc.-krystal15

  • krystal215 Feb 21, 2008

    dude....the damn usb cord to the printer is for a usb port.the printer port "plug "is a parallel port

  • krystal215 Feb 21, 2008

    thanks.i guess its a driver problem or my haunted computer

  • Anonymous Nov 18, 2008

    where is the other hole to plug printer in

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1 u have tell us which type u have printer is its usb or parllal if u have parall port connant in behind in ur pc

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Hello sir,

What type of printer u have?.. First u have the Installation Cd of printer driver. U install the driver cd. ( If u don't have cd Send details Printer name, code no. etc...) U must plug to the backside of pc with the printer usb wire. ok. U printer has 2 two outputs. one is power cable and another one is to system cable. U have plug the system cable to back side of the pc. there is a hole of usb port. just plug it. ok

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Hi this should be easy to do get the printer and plug the lead into the slot on back of printer then plug the other end into your computer their should only be one place it will fit in back of computer plug the lead in their might be picture of printer on back of computer it will be small and near a printer port.
The port in back of your computer is about 2 inches long or about 5 or 6 cm then plug the lead coming from printer into the port.
Now plug printer in and swtch on then switch computer on.
Now once your computer has started up you might get message new hardware found or start hardware wizard if you have disk that came with printer put this in your comp and follow instructions if you dont have disk let me know then i will talk you through the process let me know if your having problems ill be glad to help ok speak soon good luck but you should have no problems as its all plug and play and should set itself up.
If your printer is using usb port and not printer port then it will need plugging into any usb port on either the front of computer or back if you are unsure then let me know ok ill gladly help you ok

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  • paul proctor Feb 21, 2008

    Hi do you have usb ports on the front or back of your comp you usually have two but might be on front near cd drive ill have a look at your model and tell you anyway it should only fit into one of these due to the size plug it in with printer on then in bottom right hand corner you should have a usb screen pop up this will allow you to install the software from the net if you have no disk.
    Failing this if your usb port is not recognised then you need to plug printer into usb port then goto controll panel then goto on left hand side select classic view, now select add ahrdware devices this will then scan your comp for any hardware attatched to your comp.
    When the scan is finished scroll down the list untill you see either usb port or the make of printer then click this then install it will ask if you have disk dont check this box if you dont have disk then let the computer search the net for correct software it should locate it for you then install this and your printert should now work.
    Usb port could be on back but ill check and come back to you ok.
    If your computer dont find correct software then use search engine and type in software for then give make and model.
    let me know if you have any problems ok

  • paul proctor Feb 21, 2008

    If the printer works of usb port then plug the printer into usb port on your computer it should then pick the printer up as usb devices are all plug and play and require little setting up but find any usb port on your computer you should have at least two put in in either one on front or back then you should see it in bottom right hand corner of screen let me know once you get this far. Also if a usb port dont work then try another if niether work then leave printer plugged into usb port then use add hardware wizard to install the usb drivers ok if you get stuck let me know ill be back online in couple of hours but hopefully you should be able to follow what i tell you let me know ok speak soon

  • paul proctor Feb 21, 2008

    If you need help finding drivers let me know wether its the usb port drivers or the printer software you need the usb ones you should find by letting your computer scan the net for drivers just give us a shout if you need to ok

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