Issues Printing from a Windows RT device

Issues Printing from a Windows RT device

Table of Contents:

  1. Issues Printing from a Windows RT device
  2. Solution

This article provides information on Problems when trying to Print to a Dell Printer from a Windows RT device.

1. Issues Printing from a Windows RT device

A user may report that they cannot print to a Dell Series 1 Printer from a Windows RT device.

The Series 1 printers include the 1130, 1133, 1135n, 1350cnw, 1355cnw, B1160 & B1160n models of printer.

These models of printers are not compatible with Windows RT as they do not have the Windows RT inbox driver.

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2. Solution

This issue has a work around, and can be resolved by creating a Networked Shared Printer.

Please refer to Article SLN130634 for further assistance on how to set this up.

NOTE: This issue is not limited to the above printer models. Please find the complete list of Microsoft Windows 8 compatible Printers in Article SLN130062.

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Article ID: SLN155190

Last Date Modified: 09/14/2019 03:11 AM

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