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FAX-120 IBM compatible odt matrix printer driver wanted

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  • Drivers
  • Printer Driver
  • Fax
  • Matrix
  • Compatibility
  • IBM
  • Windows XP
Last response: in Windows XP
November 30, 2012 5:06:34 PM

Hello,

I have an old FAX-120 IBM compatible dot matrix printer for which I need a driver. Any ideas please?

Robert

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a b \ Driver
November 30, 2012 7:00:46 PM

You should be able to use the generic text-only printer driver included with XP.
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a b \ Driver
November 30, 2012 7:03:41 PM

standlrj said:
....I have an old FAX-120 IBM compatible dot matrix printer....



Dang! That thing's almost as old as I am! :lol: 

As was said above, the generic text only driver is all you got.
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a b \ Driver
December 2, 2012 2:47:25 AM

Careful with the age jokes. . . ;) 

The first PC I used in high school was from a kit: 6502 CPU system with built-in keyboard, and the optional 32K of memory! $3500 for the kit, then the school still had to add a B&W TV as a monitor and a cassette tape recorder to load BASIC and user programs.
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a b \ Driver
December 2, 2012 3:15:34 AM

PDP-7 here.
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a b \ Driver
December 2, 2012 9:40:07 PM

ex_bubblehead said:
PDP-7 here.

Did you use punch cards? I have a friend a year older than I who used some sort of mini-computer at the County offices that required punch cards.
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a b \ Driver
December 2, 2012 10:51:39 PM

Punch cards and mylar (paper) tape. I even worked with some of the earliest hard disks (5MB, the size of a refrigerator).
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