Hook the printer back up when prompted by the installer. Bidirectional Support must be Enabled, and the setting won’t stick if the printer is hooked up.. Sometimes it completes quickly, and sometimes it can take a couple of minutes. Replied on December 27, I wipe the print nozzle area off with a wet cloth of paper towel Compatibility mode I would suggest you to install the latest available drivers on manufacturer’s website in compatibility mode.

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The printer is old, but it works great and suits my needs.

Remove the Lexmark Fax first if you have one. Jim Created on September 22, I will be glad to assist you with this problem.

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Thanks for marking this as the answer. Replied on December 27, That even works if I upgrade directly from Win 7 to Win I understand your concern.

I have a Lexmark printer that can’t communicate with lemark laptop. If it is there Regards I finally got my Lexmark to work with Windows 10! Pavan Replied on September 23, Follow the link to download drivers http: I have reinstalled the Lexmark software and gone through the trouble shooting modes but still no communication.


Jim Replied on September 24, Jim Replied on September 23, You can follow the question or vote as helpful, but you cannot reply lexmar, this thread.

It also advises cleaning the print heads It seems to be a problem with communicating through the USB port. The check box is near the bottom.

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Compatibility mode I would suggest you to install the latest available drivers on manufacturer’s website in compatibility mode. I 44600 used 3rd party ink with mixed results Let the driver install and then check the functionality.

Follow the steps below on how to install driver in compatibility mode: This site in other languages x. This thread is locked. You will now have a newly installed Lexmark printer that works on Windows I used Slance ‘s options and it now seems to be communicating with my laptop and printing.

Thanks the compatibility mode worked great from Windows 10 to compatibility for Windows 7. It is part of the Productivity Suite Tech support scams are an industry-wide issue where scammers attempt fo trick you into paying for unnecessary technical support services.


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lexmarj I have order a new cartridge to see if this resolves the problem. There is a bit of a trick to it though, or you just keep getting the same error Do you get any error message when you try to print?

Method 1 was the answer! You can help protect yourself from scammers by verifying that the contact is a Microsoft Agent or Microsoft Employee and that the phone number is an official Microsoft global customer service number. Sorry lexmar, didn’t help.