Brother HL 5340 Printer crashes Win 7 Ultimate when asked to print?  HELP!

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    I have the Latest drivers from Brother for the HL 5340 Laser Printer for my Windows 7 Ultimate computer.

    When I try to print to the Brother 5340 my computer turns off, then restarts.  Everytime.  It happens when I open the Brother Properties page and press send a "test page" to the printer.

    The printer is not shared (on a network)

    Also, I turned off the Brother, reinstalled the drivers, and when I turned the Brother on -- the computer crashed again!

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    by:Posted on 2011-04-29 at 11:30:29ID: 35493668

    Try uninstalling the drivers completely and just connecting it to the computer. See if Windows will find a driver that is compatible with the printer on it's own.
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