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Dot Matrix Printer

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  • Started 6 years ago by bustre
  • Latest reply from raphoenix
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Posted yesterday 
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I would like to use my old printer on my win 7 computer. Is it possible. Model # STAR NX2430

Posted 6 years ago
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I didn't know any dot matrix printers were still alive!

Posted 6 years ago
Posts: 567

On the Micronics hit from Google, there is only a driver for Win 95. I don't see a solution for you. There are many unusable printers that work on XP, that will NOT work on 7. Printers are like that, they've got to have careful software for each OS version.

Posted 6 years ago
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That Star had drivers for 98 and 2000 if I remember correctly?
If you have 2K driver, it might work????
Rick P.

Posted 6 years ago

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