Microsoft KB Archive/247600
Article ID: 247600
Article Last Modified on 11/1/2006
- Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional Edition
This article was previously published under Q247600
When you use a Brother MFC 7100 series printer with your Microsoft Windows NT 4.0-based computer, the printer does not work after you upgrade the computer to Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional. Also, you receive the following error message:
An attempt to remove the printer does not succeed.
Also, when you attempt to install the drivers for this printer on an existing Windows 2000 Professional-based computer, you receive the following error messages and the installation process stops:
When you click OK after each message, the Setup program stops responding (hangs) and you must use Task Manager to quit the Setup process.
To resolve this issue, contact Brother Industries, Ltd. to find out whether an updated driver is available.
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional.
For information about how to contact Brother Industries, Ltd., click the appropriate article number in the following list to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
The third-party products that are discussed in this article are manufactured by companies that are independent of Microsoft. Microsoft makes no warranty, implied or otherwise, regarding the performance or reliability of these products.
Additional query words: device setup install
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