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Not supports bi-directional printing on win98 + winxp network

I have a small network at office consisting 10 computers among them 2 are using winxp yet eight use win98. upon new installation (if the printer is installed on win98) prints sent from win98 terminals are printed fine. but as soon as a print is sent from WinXp no other printing can be done from win98. currently i am using winxp to print my documents. if there is any solution pleast help me.
Iftikhar Hassan
Multan, Pakistan

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  • Anonymous Apr 06, 2008

    I LOST LBP2900 CD AND I NEED ANOTHER ONE

  • asianpal Apr 11, 2008

    when even we r installing a driver on xp and sharing it it installs the compatible driver for other os and same is the case here it installs the win98 drivers from the cd and when installed from a win98 system the same driver is used (without bidirectional support) yet other printers wether installed on xp or win98 if shared print bidirectionaly

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This is compatability problem. You should install your printer on Windows XP system. Then make it share for all. I think it will print from both 98 and XP. try this.......good luck.

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