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I have no CD drive on my laptop to install my HP2015. Can I download the installation onto a three-and-a-half floppy disk to get up and printing?

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  • fabian108 May 06, 2008

    i need some help

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    i need the cd

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    I lost the installation CD and bought a new PC. Now I need to reinstall ML-1610 software to get the printer running agin.

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If you will be using a floppy disk you will need around 4-5 of it. better get a thumb drive. or you can save it directly to your computer. here's the link: http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/SoftwareIndex.jsp?lang=en&cc=us&prodNameId=1845552&prodTypeId=18972&prodSeriesId=1845551&swLang=8&taskId=135&swEnvOID=228

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