Lpt1 port xp wont print even through dos Tags: DOS LPT1 Windows XP Last response: April 28, 2011 2:17 PM in Windows XP Share w1038110 April 28, 2011 12:00:38 PM Hello, I have also tried uninstalling lpt1 and reinstalling but still won't print from winodws apps or through dos, any iadea? More about : lpt1 port wont print dos Emerald April 28, 2011 2:02:52 PM does your printer require bi-directional printer port setting? Saga Lout April 28, 2011 2:17:15 PM LPT1 was the port we used to use in the days of parallel connection printers - are you sure your printer doesn't have a USB connection because if it has, it will need to be using a USB Port. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Dos programs usage on printing lpt1 & lpt2 ports. Forum DOS printing through USB port Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !