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Make sure its plugged in. Yup. Might be a fuse or Power supply is dead. these are all internal.

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Is there any electric motor repair shops near you? if not try this one:
if not that one the people at koontz-wagner are usually able to help me.

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Best probability is the power supply inside the machine has failed. Could be internal fuse no usually. This is generally a major repair.

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Most likely the power supply has failed. Could be a fuse, both are internal. Fuse not likely.

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Win10 should auto-detect it; so it should need a driver from it manufacture.
Assuming the monitor is properly functioning, and if you are still having problems:
1) Use the most up-to-date connection such as HDMI, DVI, or Display Port
2) Then with the monitor connected, force a Windows update.
3) Make sure the display adapter's resolution matches one of the monitor's supported resolutions.

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It is called a 'reformat' on a computer. See the details in the link
ibm thinkpad t43 reformat Google Search

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Try the drive on other usb ports first.
Listen for the windows "Beeps" when you plug it in or take it out. If the beeps are heard then you need to go into Disk Management and assign drive letters to the partitions

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Epson driver might work. Could try a DOS text print.

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Question about IBM 4610 TG4 Thermal Label Printer

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Problem printing with IBM 4610 TF6

I have this printer and i can't print with it on windows XP, i connected the printer with RS323 cable and it doen't communicate with the computer, i tried the IBM driver and no good.
can u plz help me.


Posted by ras81 on Aug 28, 2008

ras81 Aug 28, 2008

the cable is ok, because i already replaced it, the cable is new....
i think it's some kind of driver issue, but the driver on IBM site just won't work.

Furqan Sep 05, 2018

I also want drivers for my printer but there are none. How could i find them?

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Bernie Role
Bernie Role

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Download and use this driver instead, EPSON TM-88II Printer Driver, 4.00.

Good luck.

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Use generic text driver - go for LPT (default port) then change the installed printer properties later.

get the serial settings of the printer first (bauds etc).

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monk3ybidzness Aug 28, 2008


make sure that it is a 24/9 pin NULL-MODEM serial cable

monk3ybidzness Aug 28, 2008

Just use the Generic Text Driver type autoexec.bat>lpt1:
C:\>type filename.txt>LPT1:
If that works consistently, the problem is probably in Windows.
Be sure Windows is set-up correctly with the correct printer driver and something else (another printer, FAX, etc.) is not assigned LPT1: Be sure the 710 is set as the default Windows printer. Try it on another desktop computer. If that works, try another printer on the suspect computer. I have seen cases where a baby AT motherboard was upgraded, but the printer cable/header assembly from the old motherboard was used and caused problems, but that is very rare. Also, the cable connecting to the motherboard could be backwards or loose.

Posted on Aug 28, 2008

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Two things. Multipart forms have a film on the top copy. Change the ribbon to another brand. Some work better than other. Probably if it printing some on the top copy, and it works on regular paper.
If it does work on regular paper its the ribbon may be old or change to different brand.
A work around is to use eraser on the form where you going to print. This will the remove the film, and allow to type there.

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not sure what you call comb guard, but most IBM Selectric parts are secured in with screws, but sometimes pivot screws from the side, loosen nuts, screw out and see if your "comb guard" comes out. As I say is it on top of keyboard or under the keyboard we might have called it something else many years ago work on these machines.There is quite of IBM machines on ebay,

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es it wifi connnect it tu el computer go tu setting en your computer click on keyboard you got plug it en you computer tu wifi it

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One it could be a bad ribbon. the other is a bad print hammer, or is failing, there is platic cap on the selenoid that cracks after years.
Needs replaced most likely, Or the selenoid plunger is gummed up.

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Ensure you have installed ALL of the motherboard and software drivers from IBM.
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