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Configure Port

An error occurred during port configuration....

 
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The printer configuration or related software has a problem. It it likely printing is not working for this printer.

 
 
   
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  Configure Port 

 
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  An error occurred during port configuration. This operation is not supported. 

 
Typical location
  C:\WINDOWS\

 
Issued By
  explorer.exe

 
OS
  Windows XP

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  Microsoft Corporation    
 
   
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Power Cycle and Confirm Cabling
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Power off the printer. Confirm the printer cables are properly connected.

Shutdown the computer. Turn the printer back on, and start up Windows again.

Windows or the related printer software may have become unstable and these steps may clear the issue.

 
   
 
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  FaultWire Staff
Posted: 13-Jan-2011
 
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Get the Latest Printer Driver
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Check if you are using the latest printer driver. Consider uninstall and reinstall of the printer driver as it may have become corrupted.

You can use a product like Driver Genius or Radar Sync to verify you have the latest drivers and help keep all your drivers up-to-date. If you're comfortable with driver installations, you can individually find and install current drivers.

A some of the most popular manufacturer driver download sites:

 
   
 
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Last update: 13-Jan-2011 1:13 pm