Windows 98 and USB HP photosmart problem Tags: Windows 98 HP Photosmart Printers Photosmart USB Windows Last response: April 2, 2011 10:25 PM in Windows 95/98/ME Share medalto April 1, 2011 9:36:16 PM im keeping my 85 yr old father going with Win98SE. hes got a USB connected photosmart 8010.At 85 and im not too een on exposing him to an upgrade, given the time its taken him to get used to Win98 Ive installed the printer to the Virtual USB port. and it appears in CP->printers and the printer list I can print from eg Word, but cant print from graphics programs. ive tried paintshop pro (v5 and v7) and irfanview. the error message is "there was en error writing to USB001 for the printer(photosmart 8000) There was a problem printing to the port." in the printer setup ive also got the option DOT4_01, DOT4_02......DOT4_07 . i get the same error message with USB001 replaced with the port I selected. Is there a way of being able to print from graphics programs? More about : windows usb photosmart problem Zoron April 2, 2011 10:25:33 PM Uplug the printer from the computer. Download and install the latest drivers from HP. Reconnect the printer. That should work. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Getting a HP Photosmart Premium Printer working on Windows 98 Forum HP Photosmart ? Forum Problems with HP Photosmart USB Printer driver Forum Windows printing problems with hp photosmart c42800 Forum Problem with HP Photosmart 7260 Forum HP Photosmart Forum HP PhotoSmart 7150 and networking a printer Forum Unable to st up printer sharing for a HP Photosmart 7260 P.. Forum HP P1100 Photosmart disconnecting / uninstalling by itself Forum Wireless scanning on HP PSC 2510 Photosmart printer Forum Vista 32 bit operating system cant find hp photosmart thru usb Forum HP Photosmart 7150 Forum HP photosmart c4790, problem installing Forum Problems with HP Photosmart 7350 printer connected via USB Forum HP Photosmart C5100A Scanner Problem Forum "NTLDR is missing" windows 95 Forum Drivers hp deskjet 3740 windows 98 Forum [Solved] Windows 98 System Requirements? Forum Windows 95 driver for usb 2 0 card bus Forum How do you open windows zero configuration in windows 98se Forum More resources !