Windows Cannot Find Suitable Printer Driver Install Update
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We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks. Can't install network printer. Windows 7 64 bit. This is a stupid problem, installing Canon ip I want to install a printer from an another computer, running XP, I have 7. When installing, windows doesn't find the driver, so it connects to windows update. There is also no driver so I'm prompted for an.
Ok, I download the driver from Canon, but they provide an exe, I'm unpacking it but unfortunately there's an another exe in the pack. This installs the driver, I say ok, win should find it. I try again to connect to printer, but win still doesn't find the driver, always wants to download from update. There is a driver in the system, why win still wants to install again?????? I installed manually the printer, but it is mapped to some local lpt or com port, I'm unable to change to a network location, there is no such option.
Windows 7 Pro x64 SP1. Icefront, welcome to the windows 7 forums. When you executed the. MS's Virtual PC works great. Originally Posted by richnrockville. Icefront, great reply and good info.
Similar help and support threads Thread Forum New W7 64 install -network issues? They got windows up and running, when I got it back and lugged it in I don't even remember it asking about whether my network was home, work or public I may be I have two computers, one with Windows 7 bit, and one with XP bit. But if I go to the other computer and try to install it over the network, it tells me it can't find a driver for it I am close to losing my mind as I get used to running Windows 7 x86 on a Windows Server x64 Network.
Just wanted to share that and get it out of the way. Drivers Fresh 7 install x64 network printer won't install OK I know I'm missing one setting, one trick. Installed my new SSD yesterday, clean install 7 pro x I have two printers at home, both of which I used flawlessly before this new SSD and fresh install. I am the administrator of the machine and turn off UAC.
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Find More Posts by richnrockville. Originally Posted by richnrockville Icefront, welcome to the windows 7 forums. It's a kind of built-in install thing - as canon does with cameras and other stuff Okay, finally it worked, i found a hidden path If somebody in the future will have this problem, here are the steps to follow: The other computer has different OS or different OS version, so the driver isn't compatible with yours. Go to network and try to find the PC with the printer.
You should see the printer. Click next and you should see a dialog popping up, asking for a text. Similar help and support threads. New W7 64 install -network issues? How to install printer over network? Fresh 7 install x64 network printer won't install OK Contact Us Legal Privacy and cookies.
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Chat or rant, adult content, spam, insulting other members, show more. Harm to minors, violence or threats, harassment or privacy invasion, impersonation or misrepresentation, fraud or phishing, show more. What does it mean windows cannot locate a suitable printer driver? Im trying to install a new printer? Any help would be great. I am trying to do this through the network for I am trying to do this through the network for the first time and m computer is a 64 bit. Are you sure you want to delete this answer?
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I have a laptop with Windows Home Premium and I'm trying to install the shared printer. I have downloaded all current drivers via Brother's website and used both disks that came with the printer All OS's on one disk and Windows 7 as a separate disk. I've tried installing all versions of drivers to be sure. I've plugged the printer directly into the laptop and the printer prints fine. INF file, but it always says that "Windows could not find a suitable driver Brother states on their site that the HL is Windows 7 compatible. I have seen many posts that contains 7 and XP issues