how to get a LPT printer to work on a Windows XP base to Win98?

Discussion in 'Virtual PC' started by rigsby11, Mar 20, 2006.

  1. rigsby11

    rigsby11 Guest

    I am trying to get windowXP to pass alone it's LPT port to a virtual machine
    that is windows 98. I can not figure out how to do this. I tells me that the
    port is busy. Please help.

    thanks,
    rigsby11
     
    rigsby11, Mar 20, 2006
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    Steve Jain Guest

    Well, the command you want is "net stop spooler" and has been well
    documented in previous threads...if you need more help, do a search,
    also see:
    http://blogs.msdn.com/virtual_pc_guy/archive/2006/03/06/545065.aspx
     
    Steve Jain, Mar 20, 2006
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