Quote:> I am running Windows 2000 and trying to print from an
> apple laser writer NTR using the print driver from the
> Windows 2000 professional edition, service pack 1. The
> printer blinks* it is trying to process something then
> dies. Any thoughts?
Hello, mixed PC and Macintosh network here. Have everything working ok
except one old Apple Laserwriter 4/600 PS. It only supports AppleTalk
communications but I have installed the AppleTalk Protocol and other
of the protocol seem fine (file sharing and other printers). Windows
ships with support for nearly every printer Apple ever made (even ones
than the one I am trying to get to work) but no such luck here. As I
I have a couple of options:
1) Find out from a newsgroup if anyone has been able to make any of
other Apple supported drivers work for this printer.
2) Find out from a newsgroup if anyone has been able to print
on a passthrough basis directly (through a defined LPR port) to such a
The main reason I am trying so hard to get this to work is to be able to
the spooling capabilities on the w2k server to free up some resources on
some of the older mac hardware we have to use here.
Much thanks for any help anyone is able to provide.
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