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32-bit Vs 64-bit Printer Driver


Problem installing canon laser printer lbp 2900 b to new os windows 7 (64 bit). The old driver 32 bit , not able to install and new driver 64 bit not available.

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My printer: canon ip4680 pixma

What steps i did
On xp computer
- Right clicked on printer, clicked on "share" and gave it a name
- "Additional drivers" section has windows xp checked. I don't see a row for vista or win 7

On win 7 computer
- Clicked on "add printer"
- Saw and found my shared printer on my xp computer
- Double clicked to add printer
- Passed the "finding drivers" stage
- Reached the "finalizing installation" stage
- After about 10 seconds, the error message pops up

I have already reinstalled my win 7 driver and updated my xp driver to the latest version (v2. 20) [which can be found at http://support-sg. Canon-asia.com/contents/sg/en/0100138101.html]. I also tried the solution at http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx/kb/947236 but to no avail.


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I can connect the xp machine to the shared printer via setting up a "local port" using the host computer name and shared printer name in the port setup just fine. But, when i set up a "local port" connection on the vista laptop (wireless), any attempts to print result in an "access denied" error. If i try to access the printer via a "network printer" connection on the laptop, it does not allow the connection to be made at all.

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