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Installation of a downloaded driver for Lexmark X1290 All-In_One

I bought a new Acer Aspire 5100 laptop on Windows Vista which came with a Lexmark X1290 All-In-One. The Lexmark driver was for Windows XP. Per instructions of Lexmark website I deleted the XP driver. Again, per instructions, I went to website and downloaded correct driver-compatable with Vista. I saved it and now how to apply it? (How to open the new driver file and run it?). I am not too computer savvy and have spent many hours on the problem.  Thank you so much for your assist.  Kaarina ( kaarina.m@Gmail.com)

im trying to install a lexmarkX1290 printer/copier/scanner,i have followed every step using the disc that came with the printer but still it wont install,im trying to find the driver to download,can you help me please? The computer i an acer aspire desk top computer.

i bought a HP Window Vista w2207, i cannot get my printer which is a Lexmark X1290 , i need help installed it

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Hi,

You need to download the Vista compatible setup here from Lexmark,

http://downloads.lexmark.com/cgi-perl/downloads.cgi?ccs=229:1:0:567:0:0&searchLang=en&os_group=Windows%20Vista&target=

Run the setup after it finishes downloading but ONLY connect the printer to the computer when the setup instructs you to do so.

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