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Help can I hook the multipass C2500 to my computer that has windows XP???

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The canon Multipass C2500 won't work directly with Win XP. However, the canon website has a work around that will work as a printer only on the computer but should be able to send and receive faxes through the device as a stand alone device.

Posted on Dec 19, 2007

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