The issue isn’t getting the printer hooked up to the computer – it’s hooked up. I’ll have admin rights when implementing the work around, but I’m shooting for a solution that works while a ‘regular’ user is logged after everything is set up. The program runs well on Windows 8. It needs to be attached to port LPT1 as well. Value Next Close 1.

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Also, I have the reports sent to usb line printers or ink jets or whatever I choose. Here’s what worked for me. Will adding an unnecessary colon to lpt1[: Probably not, if everything is running from one domain. I was in the lpt to usb cable position with custom designed business Clipper based software. Plus my printer is a USB device. Are Domain Admin lpt to usb cable required for the user? The solution is relatively straightforward and can be integrated right into the batch file that is used to start the program.

Using a USB to parallel adapter doesn’t make any sense.

USB to Parallel Port LPT IEEE 1284 Printer Cable

Printing from the program presents the biggest challenge. Overcoming the 64 Bit win10 no dos problems was a lpt to usb cable challenge. This site uses cookies to deliver our services and to show you relevant ads and job listings.

But he doesn’t have a parallel port, and does have a USB printer. Now modify the batch file and use the well-documented net use command to implement the printing ubs I’ll have admin rights when implementing the work around, but I’m shooting for a solution that works while a ‘regular’ user is lpt to usb cable after everything is set up. Looked lpt to usb cable some parallel emulation software to to print to a usb printer which worked somewhat but had their own problems.

Interesting that there is an LTP tag. The program runs well on Windows 8.

How do I simulate a parallel (LPT) Printer with a USB Printer? – Super User

How do I trick my computer into thinking my usb printer is hooked up to the lpt port? At the next dialogue choose Add a local printer or network printer with manual settings and, at the next dialogue, Use an existing port.

It needs to be attached to port LPT1. Let’s get old school and play a trick on our printer: Only one colon is needed, per the Microsoft documentation.

Right-click the printer and choosing Properties. The adapter installs automatically and is not recognized as a parallel device or LPT port.

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The solution in my case was. You don’t need to mess around with the Loopback Adapter. Works on all Windows platforms. Lpt to usb cable printer is not listed in the dialogue box that asks for a lpt to usb cable and updating the list by clicking Windows Update doesn’t help.

Sign up using Facebook. All about net use: Click Add printer and select The printer I want is not listed. The two people who will be printing to these printers create my paycheck, so Lpt to usb cable gave them Domain Admin rights.