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Printing doesn't work in Irfanview on Windows 8 x64

  1. #1

    Posts : 5
    Windows 8 Pro x64

    Printing doesn't work in Irfanview on Windows 8 x64

    I can't get printing to work in Windows 8 x64 when using Irfanview. I've tried two computers and a virtual machine. I've already written the author about this and he wrote me back:
    Sorry, this is not a bug in IrfanView ... the print system is same
    and it works in all Windows versions (and IrfanView versions) since Windows 95.

    I don't believe that MS changed the print system just in Win8 to be
    not compatible with older versions ;-)
    => the problem is something else ... probably a problem in the printer driver.
    If some of you here use Irfanview could you try to print something from it? Its print dialog doesn't show up for me on Windows 8 x64. I'm using Irfanview 4.36.


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  2. #2

    Posts : 902
    Win8.1 Pro, Desktop Mode

    I've never used it before, but I downloaded it, and got it to work.
    I had to reset it to choose load from cassette, as it seemed to ask it to feed from rear... but it does work, with 8.1 x64
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  3. #3

    Posts : 5
    Windows 8

    Works for me. Just printed a photo. Are you on latest release 4.37?
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  4. #4

    Posts : 5
    Windows 8 Pro x64

    Everything is working fine now on all Win8 systems. I have no idea what happened.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

Printing doesn't work in Irfanview on Windows 8 x64
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