I found the drivers and used a version of geoWrite 2.1 and got the printer working fine and coverted the text I wrote on the earlier version of geoWrite. Nice text and fonts and good enough for publication. Thank you, Craig LeVay On Tue, 18 Apr 2000, COPLIN, Nicholas. wrote: > I believe there are DeskJet on funet > http://ftp.funet.fi/pub/cbm/geos/drivers/printers/index.html > > There perhaps should work with the InkJet as they should only use a subset > of the commands on the newer printer. > > You may however need to use a GeoCable with these drivers (also at the > site). This should all work if you use GEOS 2.x, but if you are still using > v1.2 I would not imagine that GeoCable would work. > > Check also the GeoThek disks. > > - Nick > > > -----Original Message----- > > From: Craig S. Levay [SMTP:firstname.lastname@example.org] > > Sent: Tuesday, 18 April 2000 8:55 > > To: email@example.com > > Subject: New subject. Connecting a HP Inkjet 500 model to a C= > > machine > > > > Howdy all, > > I have a bit of a problem. I have been using GEOS v. 1.2 and typing a > > manuscript with this fine graphics based word processing program. I had > > been using a MPS style printer but a cheap and working HP 500 type inkjet > > printer came my way. I use a Cardco G-Whiz interface that goes from my > > serial port on my 1541 drive and takes power for the buffer off my tape > > drive. I have been using a printer driver of a general bubble-jet that > > CMD had on their website. There is also 8 dip switches on the Cardco > > interface. The C=64 seems to sense that the printer is there and the > > printer reacts a couple of time kicking out a couple of lines of gibberish > > and thn several sheets of paper before I have to power down. It locks my > > GEOS up until I power down the printer and goes back to normal. > > Any suggestions on where to start on getting the printer up and working > > right with GEOS? > > > > Craig LeVay > > > > > > > > - > > This message was sent through the cbm-hackers mailing list. > > To unsubscribe: echo unsubscribe | mail > > firstname.lastname@example.org. > ---------------------------------------------------------------- > PLEASE TAKE NOTE: > > The contents of this email (including any attachments) may be > privileged and confidential. Any unauthorised use of the contents > is expressly prohibited. If you have received this email in error, > please advise us immediately (you can contact us by telephone > on +61 8 9441 2311 by reverse charge) and then permanently > delete this email together with any attachments. We appreciate > your cooperation. > > Whilst Orbital endeavours to take reasonable care to ensure > that this email and any attachments are free from viruses or other > defects, Orbital does not represent or warrant that such are free from > computer viruses or other defects. > > (C) 2000: Orbital Engine Company (Australia) Pty Ltd and its affiliates > - > This message was sent through the cbm-hackers mailing list. > To unsubscribe: echo unsubscribe | mail email@example.com. > - This message was sent through the cbm-hackers mailing list. To unsubscribe: echo unsubscribe | mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
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