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    Unable to print


    Hey guys

    I'm unable to print from my Windows 8 based PC. When printing from any program eventually I get told that there was an unknown error while printing. Printer is a Xerox 6130N. I've used the Windows driver and also the Xerox driver for Windows 7, same result. I initially thought it might be because I upgraded from Windows 7 but my laptop with a clean Win 8 install displays the same problem. Oddly enough I can print a test page from the printer properties screen just fine. Device Manager lists the device as "working properly."

    Matt

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    OK, I managed to get basic printing working this morning. For anyone having the same issue, manually adding the printer driver on whatever port (usually USB:0001 or similar) as a "Xerox PS Color Class Driver" seems to work. Replace the driver when prompted.

    Matt
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

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