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Old 07-25-2003, 10:10 AM   #1
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help me find a printer

I am trying to find a printer that will work on my system(see below)
mandrake website has many listed as reported to work .????????
the computer store is 2 hours away and i hate to make repeated trips and purchases to find a printer that works .So I am open to suggestions .I dont need speed but i do need good photo quality.Midrange on the price. Thanks for the help in advance i would have givenup on linux if it wasn't for the help all of you have given me.This site is the bomb!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

main board==gigabyte 8inxp
processor==P4 3.06 overclocked to 3.09
ram==1.5 Gb pc2100
harddrives== maxtor 80GB,westerndigitial 60gb
dvdburner==nec dvd+rw 1100
videocard===nvidia Gforce 4 mx
soundcard==creative sound blaster 16 pci
modem== usrobotics 5686 V.92 external
portable mp3 ==creative nomad jukebox 2 10GB
monitor==dell m782p
I need a printer and Tv out then linux will be doing more for me than windows XP Pro ever did
All hail the penguin

Thanks erik
Old 07-25-2003, 04:49 PM   #2
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