Windows 2000 printer sharing
Posted on 2000-04-04
I have a HP 6L printer connected to a computer running Windows 2000. Problem is that the Windows 95 machine cannot 'see' that printer. Help said that I should install additional drivers 'for Windows 95 and 98'. I choose '[ x ]Intel Windows 95 or 98' and clicked OK. Then it asked for 'Windows 2000 Server CDROM' (funny part is that I have Professional) so I pointed out my installation files and it was ok. But then it suddenly said that "The file 'PCL5ERES.DLL' on Windows 95 or 98 is needed." and asked where that file is. I found one through ftpsearch and it was accepted. Then came the part where I'm stuck right now: Copy error Setup cannot copy the file HPLJ6L.GPD. Ensure that the location specified is correct or change it and insert 'Windows 95 or 98' in the drive you specify" I cannot find that file anywhere. Tried ftpsearch, looked on HP 6L driver diskettes, looked inside windows 98 cab files. Nada...
So... Where can I get the files needed to share HP 6L printer on Windows 2000 to a machine running Windows 95?