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internet printing - can't install drivers for fax

Discussion in 'Networking' started by savesheep, Oct 9, 2008.

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  1. savesheep

    savesheep Thread Starter

    Oct 9, 2008
    hello! i am new here, so treat me like a noob! =)

    I just set up internet printing for a fax connected to our advanced server 2003 r2 64-bit. I am actually able to add it as an internet printer on my xp machine when i finally get to the part where it asks for the driver. I point it to the driver on the disk (this is a trendnet TFM-560U which uses the Agere driver) and it says 'The specified location does not contain information about your hardware.' Am I missing something? It doesn't even list the Agere company in the list of drivers after I just right-click on the inf and choose install. This is the same driver thats installed on the server (except it uses the 64-bit version)..should i use that one? Is there anyway to force it to use this driver even though it says..well, that its not a driver?

    also, on a side note - I used to be able to just goto the server.com/printers/ click on my printer, and choose connect on the left side. That option isn't there any more..is this a group policy setting i need to change?

    Thanks everyone!
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