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Missing Inf File For Printer


I have recent;y set up my new win 7 pc, and re-installed my old printer ( which used to run on my old xp machine ), so far so good. Printer works on my new pc. I set up my old pc in another room for my daughter, and set up a home network. I have set the epson printer on my pc to share, and can see this printer from my old pc, through the network.

The problem comes when i try to set this printer as my default printer. On my old pc, it tells me that i do not have the required driver file on my server to connect to the shared printer, and prompts me for an inf file, which i understand is a windows information prompt file. How and where do i locate this file , so my old computer can print to the shared printer through the network? Any ideas?


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