Re: Xerox P12 - Win2000

Re: Xerox P12 - Win2000

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Posted by Eric B. on June 27, 2001 at 21:13:44:

In Reply to: Xerox P12 - Win2000 posted by Allen on June 03, 2001 at 22:11:29:

: Does anyone have a solution to the lack of a Win2000 driver for the Docuprint P12 yet please? Is it possible the driver for the P1202 might work with the P12?
: This printer cost me 500 pounds with its additional hardware and now it's obsolete after less than 12 months. I certainly won't be buying another Xerox product.

Allen- unfortunately, Xerox stubbornly refuses to support this product under Win2K. They have even turned down our (and other's) request to release enough technical data so that we can write our own driver. We also contacted Adobe to see if they would offer a new Printgear driver, but they merely pointed their finger at Xerox. Nor does Microsoft have any intention of improving the disguised HP Laserject driver it provides for the Docuprint. Our Docuprints were only two years old at the time and Xerox referred to them as "legacy" devices. Consequently, we have decided not to purchase any more Xerox printers or workcenters. At the moment, we are dealing with it by doing 600 dpi and duplex printing from dual-booted Win98-- a very unsatisfactory solution. I wish I had better news, but we went as far as possible with Xerox and they appear resolute. Good luck!

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