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MY Epson Stylus C60 wont print

I get a message "error writing to LPT1". Then no print.The green light is on and the red is on, but the third light is off-I do have another printer installed HP500.

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  • gaz skinner Jun 29, 2007

    Sorry I forgot to say Windows 98!

  • gaz skinner Jun 29, 2007

    I should have added it is Wibdows 98!

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This means that your printer is trying to print from the wrong serial port connection, as your printer should be connected via a USB cable. Go to start>control panel>printers and faxes. Double click the printer and faxes icon and your Epson printer icon should be there and set as default with a tick next to it; right click on the icon>properties and then at the top of the next window, click on the tab that says ports and a list of ports will be there and the one that should be ticked should be USB001, and not LPT1 as it will be show, press ok and close windows and restart the pc.

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