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bluetooth printer adapter

Posted on 2006-11-10
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Trying to intstall blue tooth adapet EPoX . Printer hp 8150.
Would not connect. Tryed add a printer and selectd hp 8150 from drop down.
Got machine langage to print.

Deleted the hp printers.

Downloaded the software from hp. Tried to reintstall. It cannot find the printer during installation.

What can I do.

Comp is xp home.

This is the first blue tooth device.

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123nitab,

Is this a multifunction model (i.e. printer and copier/scanner/etc)?  You may not be able to use all of the features over a network (i.e. bluetooth) connection.  Usually you need to install just a printer driver when "networking" a multifunction printer.

First, try setting up the printer with the USB cable connection.  Get that working.  Then connect the blue tooth printer adapter and turn on your computer's bluetooth device.  Set them to find each other using the instructions and the device password.  Does the computer find the bluetooth device?

This still may not work if the printer is a multifunction device.  If you still have a problem try testing with another printer.

Let me know if you have any questions or need more information.

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I'm glad that I could help you.  Thank you for the grade, the points and the fun question.

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