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Trying to install HP 8600 printer on XP Pro I installed the

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trying to install HP 8600 printer on XP Pro
I installed the HP software first then it told me to turn the printer on.
As soon i turn the printer on, the Windows XP found new wizzard comes up
the HP software doesn't pick up that the printer is on
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Computer Hardware
Expert:  Bruce Wilner replied 1 year ago.

Are you sure that your version of the HP printer and its software is even compatible with XP? If it's newly purchased, I SERIOUSLY DOUBT IT. Microsoft officially retired Windows XP some time ago. No new software is guaranteed to work on it by any stretch of the imagination. Sorry.