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Like Show 0 Likes (0) Actions 8. Posts 13,478 The “Tuff-Test Lite” free Diagnostic Programme from http://www.tufftest.com/free.htm includes a printer test and uses DOS as the operating system. I lost both garage door openers. Results 1 to 8 of 8 Thread: LPT1 Error when trying to print. click site

Please type your message and try again. 1 2 Previous Next 16 Replies Latest reply: May 5, 2009 5:09 PM by asatoran Unable to print, error writing to LPT1 maxout2008 Apr Reply With Quote 06-17-2003,09:21 PM #8 Rlchard View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries View Articles Neophyte Geek Join Date Jun 2003 Posts 2 Thanks Sylvander. I have two printers attached to it through a switch box and neither will work. If you have a bi-directional port and and a uni-directional cable, it may not work. https://forums.techguy.org/threads/solved-printer-error-lpt1.21108/

Switch your printer off then back on, confirming that the printer is on line. Tip: If you connect to your printer via a switchbox, try bypassing the switchbox and connecting the printer directly to the computer. Join our site today to ask your question.

I believe the printers and cables are fine. This is a list of what is running: Explorer Naviscope Toolbar Realplay Stms Srstray Wswpd Aoltray Erbrr If you recognize anything conflicting, please let me know. Then reboot computer where the port will be found and re-installed. Checked the bios and it is set for bi-directional - changed it to ECP no luck.

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Is it directly on the motherboard, or a separate add-on card.?Try changing the parallel port device from Auto-Detect to the specific LPT1. Read the all-new, FREE 200-page online guide: How to Build Your Own PC! NOTE: Using robot software to mass-download the site degrades the server and is prohibited. EPP/ECP or whatever? When I'm trying to print a document through WinME the system starts to print and then comes back with an error message stating that: "There was an error writing to LPT1

An unexpected error occured. http://h20565.www2.hp.com/hpsc/doc/public/display?sp4ts.oid=61165&docId=emr_na-bpp03555&docLocale=en_US Note: If a message appears prompting you that there are outstanding print jobs, click Cancel. Do you think it also got my parallel port (not having any other problems with the machine)? All rights reserved. © IDG Communications Sign-in Register Site help Skip to ContentSkip to FooterLaptops & tablets Business Premium Gaming Standard laptops Workstations Convertibles & detachables Tablets 3-in-1 Desktops Business Immersive

All rights reserved. http://linuxprofilm.com/there-was/there-was-an-error-found-when-printing-the-document-lpt1.html Thankyou 10-02-2001,10:34 PM #2 Guest Re: Printer- won't print error writing to lpt1 first thing to do is boot into dos mode or boot of a floppy into dos. Reply With Quote 06-16-2003,06:42 PM #7 Sylvander View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries View Articles Enthusiastic Amateur Join Date Mar 2002 Location west Lothian, Scotland. Like Show 0 Likes (0) Actions 7.

VM was never able to print and no other vm's are installed on that pc.BTW, VM Win NT is the ghost image from another computer. You can buy them at Maplin in the UK but Eurosoft told me you had to use their version with their software. If anybody has a suggestion, I will be glad to try it.Here is that printer error that I cannot get around. http://linuxprofilm.com/there-was/there-was-an-error-writing-to-usb001-for-the-printer.html Her pc was put together by a friend so I am not all that familiar with it, however, having read about your problem and how you solved it, I now have

Hmmmm.] I re-ran “Tuff-Test Lite” again just to check and when the parallel port was tested a set of characters was printed out 5 times and the sheet of paper ejected. PARALLEL PORT 1. Tech Support Guy is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations.

If the test page does not print, follow the windows Print Troubleshooter to resolve the issue.

Therefore try to locate anything that looks like a printer driver. I even shut down each task one by one and tried printing after each, but no good. DTSheets, Feb 2, 2000 #7 phobiussno Joined: Nov 21, 1999 Messages: 718 Great to hear of your progress...What are the current messages and we can probably help..?Most likely there are still BIGALX58 replied Oct 30, 2016 at 10:31 AM Loading...

this should get rid of any errors in the port. If the host can print without issues then the guest will not be able to print.From Workstation menu's choose Vm, removable devices, choose LPT1 then connect. Try this stuff first and see how it goes. 12-02-2001,01:53 PM #3 Guest Re: Printer- won't print error writing to lpt1 Check the ribbon cable inside the computer from the port http://linuxprofilm.com/there-was/there-was-an-error-printing-to-lpt1.html Tried removing the port and reinstalled - didn't work.

Thanks again. Please can someone offer some solutions. Check out Good Gear Guide's broadband speed test -- PCWorld2011 -- Default Mobile Style Contact Us PC World Forums Archive Web Hosting Privacy Statement Top All times are GMT +12. DTSheets, Feb 2, 2000 #3 phobiussno Joined: Nov 21, 1999 Messages: 718 Wswpd is an NEC printer file To delete look in run= line in win.ini I'll look into some others...BOL

The computer is a pretty old Sony with the parallel port built on the motherboard and no available expansion slots.