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Hp laserjet 1000 series on windows 7

Hello i have windows 7 on my computer, and now i can't install my HP laserjet 1000, is there anyone more with the same problem, thanks fore answers.

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Re: Hp laserjet 1000 series on windows 7

I recently upgraded my computer to Windows 7 64bit. I have an older model printer (3055mfp) that did not support Windows 7 and my guess is that HP will never put out updated drivers for a machine that is that old (about 5 years old). I suspect your machine is in the same situation, past its support life cycle. What I had to do is install the printer in XP mode on the Windows 7 machine, using the XP drivers. If you are not familiar with XP mode, google it and you should be able to figure it out pretty easily.

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Re: Hp laserjet 1000 series on windows 7

Maybe LJ1200  from Windows7 it would work. Start>Devices and Printer>Add printer>choose port>click on Windows Update button wait till it repopulate then on the left choose HP and on the right choose LaserJet 1200PCL5 and click Next.

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