When i go to print i get the following message there was an error writing to LPT1.

Question

when i go to print i get the following message there was an error writing to LPT1:for the printer(HPDesskjet610 Series) there was a problem printing to the printer due to an unknown system error restart windows and try again

Answer

This question was answered on July 22, 2003. Much of the information contained herein may have changed since posting.

Verify that the proper printer is being sent to the correct parallel port.

Access the Properties dialog box of the installed printer Verify that the print job is being sent to LPT1.

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Posted by Student of Katharine Gibbs School - New York on July 22, 2003