You'll get a message, the printer is not connected. Is there any way to get this printer to work with win 7 even with limited functionality as I would hate to throw it away - the printer is perfect and they only use maybe once a fortnight. It all seems to go through fine and the printer shows in the printer list. Have downloaded a 924 printer driver from the Dell download centre it appears on my C:drive and run the setup exe. This method allows you to save your time and correctly install all necessary drivers, not being afraid to make a mistake during a manual installation.
Just a big thank you to you! Double-click the new icon on the desktop labeled R148157. Our 4-by-5-inch test picture checked in a leisurely 13 secs. . Try the , or you can and we will find it for you. First run to remove any stuck print job in the queue. Right click on the drivers file, left click properties, left click compatibility. Click on Network and then right click on your wireless adapter, left click properties, power management.
Rick Yes Rick, that's what I've been doing all the time. First, let's make sure your computer has the latest Windows Updates, especially. You have to look for the setup. Tech Tip: If you are having trouble deciding which is the right driver, try the. Go to My Computer and double click on it. Which version of Operating system do you have? Would you like to view the printer troubleshooter for assistance? Try the , or you can and we will find it for you. Rick Rick: Thank you for your reply.
With the printer disconnected, try running the patch and see if it works with removing the printer. After 'installation', I see the printer again in the 'Devices and printers' screen, but with a warning sign that something is wrong. Uncheck the box, allow computer to turn off this device to save power. I have been spending hours and days installing and deleting the printer over and over again with different settings, but no luck. Let me know what happens.
When reinstalling, make sure the Print Spooler is turned off. I use and the Windows firewall and have no problems. The Dell printer is not in the list. I am new to this community. It is a software utility that will find the right driver for you - automatically. My 924 worked perfectly well until I moved to Windows 7. I have now figured out why I couldn't get this working.
The printer shows up in the Devices and Printers section, but with a warning sign that I need to solve a problem. I can see the printer listed in Devices and Printers, but it cannot print a test page or anything else. Once downloaded and executed the driver will install automatically and guide the user. My printer still works and I would like to continue to use it if I can. If the Download Complete window appears, click Close. I am able to follow the forum's instructions to get the Windows 7 laptop to install the 924 printer using Vista compatibility mode and the forum's Vista drivers and cleanup utility.
Rick Hi Rick, yes I restarted the computer after using the patch. Make sure the printer is removed. Do now answer the question until you try out the printer. But when I then try to print, nothing is sent to the printer, and there is nothing showing in the queue to print either. Hi, I have just replaced my dad's old computer - just the stack, have left all the peripherals as they were all fine monitor, kb, mouse, printer.
Here is a guide for compatibility mode. Hello, Could you please try the following steps? Then in says the driver is not installed because the printer is not compatible with Windows 7. . Tech Tip: If you are having trouble deciding which is the right driver, try the. It's in A1 working order, and rather than add it to landfill, would like to connect it to my laptop, which is running Windows 10. Sterling Sterling, I prefer not mixing printers in the same thread because they use different software and drivers. Each time I try to install the printer on my laptop the driver cannot be found, when windows update searches it says that the driver cannot be found and when I search through the list I am able to find the 920 and 928, but not 924.
During the setup I actually got the alignment page to print on the printer. Right-click the file, and then click Properties. Try this procedure and see if the printer installs. Many thanks Colin Colin- Same problem here. As I checked the Windows 7 Compatibility Center, I see that Dell 924 Photo All-in-One Printer is not compatible with neither the 32-bit version of the Windows 7 Operating system nor the 64-bit version of the Operating system. It probably has some type of generic driver that might not work. The specified printer driver is currently in use.