The problem solving functionality results in: This website uses cookies. How this works is that the cable has to be installed first by itself, which you did. Usually, installing the adapter and using it is relatively straightforward and hassle free. Jeff Grundy has been writing computer-related articles and tutorials since What to do next in what order?

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By browsing this website, you consent to the use of cookies. Close the Device Manager and System windows. I’m used to downloading the full features of the printer so it installs loggilink programs in programs and features.

Since that time, Grundy has written many guides to using various applications that are published on numerous how-to and tutorial sites. Reinstalling the Driver 1. Let me know what errors there are first, though.

Solved: HL parallel printer with Logilink USB to parallel cable – Lenovo Community

Sorry you lost me, as my Windos is in German. Make sure you get the 64bit driver for it. See our Sustainability Report. Message 6 of Ensure that the clips for the parallel port and cable are in the locked positions. That sounds like it installed okay.


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parallle Sorry about all this work, but it’s the only way I know to do this. Message 5 of Push the parallel end of the cable adapter onto the parallel port of the printer.

Yeh, I’ll bet you’re tired of this. What to do next in what order?

Message 8 of If your small business is typical, you want to get the longest lifespan possible from your tech investment, and therefore you may have an older dot-matrix or laser printer with a parallel port that you want to use with logilin modern computer.

Message 1 of Shut down the computer and the printer.

Windows should install the printer as new hardware. Skip to main content. Follow the remaining prompts to reinstall the driver in Windows. Then with the cable and printer attached, reboot. Push firmly, but gently, on the USB adapter until fully seated. If prompted to do so, restart the computer.



How to Troubleshoot a USB-to-Parallel Cable

Try to print something. Especially if there’s something in device manager. Our commitment to the environment Lenovo is committed to environmental leadership from operations to product design and recycling solutions.

Message 9 of If you just installed a driver for the printer, then it probably won’t show up as anything in the programs and features. Insert the driver installation disc for the USB-to-parallel adapter into the optical drive the computer.

The cable has a chip in it and has to be installed as hardware.