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I cant load the mp210 driver software when I am using parallels on my mac book pro, when I run windows xp as a virtual operating system. I can however run pixma 1500 driver in this environment

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  • rossjmac Jun 13, 2008

    Would this mean that I need to upgrade to vista to get the driver to work?

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I think the windows xp will not support mp210 driver so try with other operating system

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SOME drivers will not work in a virtual host (i.e. parallels/vmware)

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    monk3ybidzness Jun 13, 2008

    check with the device manufacturer if they have nfo on virtual hosts, this a limitation on the said technology.

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