[24hoursupport] Re: Star NX-2430 Printer Driver

  • From: "Ron Allen" <chizotz@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: 24hoursupport@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Tue, 13 Aug 2002 14:09:40 -0500

Huh! OK, Mike, thanks. The box I'm going to try to install the printer on
is Windows ME, but if the drivers are on the XP disk then it seems to make
sense that they would be on the ME disk too... maybe. All I can do is try
:)

I'll go see if I can find the list for ME on the MS site.

Ron


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On 8/13/2002 at 11:48 AM Mike wrote:

>Hi Ron,
>MS clams they are in XP
>http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=KB;EN-US;Q293381&;
>A List of Printer Drivers That Are Included in Windows XP (Article 4 of 5)
>The information in this article applies to:
>Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition
>Microsoft Windows XP Professional
>
>SNIP
>Star NX-2400
>Star NX-2410
>Star NX-2415
>Star NX-2415 II
>Star NX-2420 Rainbow
>Star NX-2420
>Star NX-2430
>
>++ There is more on the web site.
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>On 13/08/2002 at 1:38 PM Ron Allen wrote:
>
>I need to find a Windows printer driver for an old Star NX-2430 dot-matrix
>printer. Google and even Jeeves hasn't turned up anything useful.
>http://www.starmicronics.com doesn't seem to have any driver software at
>all, and the Japanese site I can't read well enough to see if they do or
>not. One Google search turned up a page on the Japanese site in English
>that only showed a list of the printers supported by the star.exe driver
>installer, but no star.exe itself. http://www.download.com doesn't have
the
>driver for the NX-2430. One page I turned up on a Google search indicated
>that the file could be downloaded from Microsoft, but if so I haven't been
>able to locate it there yet. http://www.windrivers.com wants $30 for a
>six-month membership, and that's stupid (call me cheap if you like, but I
>think it's ridiculous to charge that much for a service most people, I
>believe, may need once in a blue moon).
>
>Anyone know where I might turn up the drivers for this printer?
>
>Thanks,
>
>Ron
>
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