README.TXT Driver File Contents (km_vista.exe)

                      KONICA MINOLTA 32/64 bits PPD Driver
              For Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows 2003 Server 
                              and Windows Vista
                                Readme V1.20


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I.   INTRODUCTION

     This Readme file contains special information relating to the following
     items:

     - Supported Printer models
     - Point and Print limitations
    

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II.  Supported Printer models

     The folloWing printers models are supported:

	- PagePro 1250E
        - PagePro 9100
        - magicolor 2210
        - magicolor 3100
	- magicolor 3300
	- magicolor 2350
	- magicolor 2450
        - magicolor 2550
        - magicolor 5450
        - magicolor 5550
        - magicolor 5570
	- magicolor 7300
        - magicolor 7450
        


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III.  POINT AND PRINT LIMITATIONS

Only the following Host/Client combinations are supported:

                                            HOST
                 ---------------------------------------------------------------
                | Win2000 | XP/2003S x86 | XP/2003S x64 | Vista x86 | Vista x64 |
  ------------------------------------------------------------------------------
 | Win9X        | YES (1) | YES (1)      | YES (1)      | NO        | NO        |
  ------------------------------------------------------------------------------
 | WinNT4.0     | NO      | NO           | NO           | NO        | NO        |
  ------------------------------------------------------------------------------
C| Win2000      | YES     | YES          | YES (2)      | YES       | YES (2)(5)|
L ------------------------------------------------------------------------------
I| XP/2003S x86 | YES     | YES          | YES          | YES       | YES (5)   |
E ------------------------------------------------------------------------------
N| XP/2003S x64 | NO      | YES (3)      | YES          | YES (4)   | YES       |
T ------------------------------------------------------------------------------
 | Vista x86    | YES     | YES          | YES          | YES       | YES (5)   |
  ------------------------------------------------------------------------------
 | Vista x64    | NO      | YES (3)      | YES          | YES (4)   | YES       | 
  ------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Please refer to the notes below for additional installation instruction.

1. Windows 9X additional drivers on Windows 2000/XP/2003 Server x86 or x64:
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   To install Windows 95, 98 or Millenium additional drivers you will first need
   to locate the original Windows 95, 98 or Millenium original driver that shipped
   with your printer, or that you can download from our Internet Web site.

   You will then need to manually decompress the folloWing Windows system 
   files from the original Windows 95, 98 or Millenium CD-ROM:

    CAB file: DRIVER5.CAB
	ICONLIB.DLL
    	PSMON.DLL

    CAB file: DRIVER6.CAB
	PSCRIPT.DRV
        PSCRIPT.HLP   
        PSCRIPT.INI
        APPLE380.SPD
        FONTS.MFM

    CAB file: DRIVER7.CAB
	TESTPS.TXT

   Refer to the folloWing Microsoft Knowledge Base articles for detailled 
   instructions:
   Q210645: Add Printer Wizard Cannot Extract Windows 95/98 Printer Drivers
   Q129605: Extract Original Compressed Windows Files

   After extraction, these files should be placed in the same directory as the
   Windows 95, 98 or Millenium original driver and you can proceed With 
   installing these additional Windows 95, 98 or Millenium drivers.
  
2. Windows 2000 additional drivers on Windows XP/2003 Server/Vista x64:
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   Windows 2000 additional drivers can be installed on a Windows XP or 
   2003 Server x64 host, however User Will not be able to open the "Printer
   Properties" or the "Printing Preferences" from the "Printers" folder on the 
   Client machine. 

   User can configure "Printer properties" from any application, and "Printer 
   Properties" or default "Printing Preferences" must be setup on the Host 
   machine.
   
3. Windows XP/2003 Server/Vista x64 additional drivers on Windows XP/2003 Server/
   Vista x86:
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   To be able to install an Windows XP/2003 Server x64 additional drivers on a
   Windows XP or 2003 Server x86 host, Service Pack 1 or above 
   is required on the Windows XP or 2003 Server x86 host.

4. x64 additional drivers on Windows Vista x86:
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   To install an x64 additional driver on a Windows Vista x86 host, you first 
   need a running Vista x64 system. On this x64 system, locate the directory
   \Windows\System32\DriverStore\FileRepository\ntprint.inf_xxxxx, then copy 
   all files and sub-directories from ntprint.inf_xxxxx into the same location 
   as you saved this driver.

   If the x86 host asks for the NTPRINT.INF on the Windows Media during the 
   installation of the additional driver, simply browse to this location and
   complete installation.

5. x86 additional drivers on Windows Vista x64:
   --------------------------------------------
   To install an x86 additional driver on a Windows Vista x64 host, you first 
   need a running Vista x86 system. On this x86 system, locate the directory
   \Windows\System32\DriverStore\FileRepository\ntprint.inf_xxxxx, then copy 
   all files and sub-directories from ntprint.inf_xxxxx into the same location 
   as you saved this driver.

   If the x64 host asks for the NTPRINT.INF on the Windows Media during the 
   installation of the additional driver, simply browse to this location and
   complete installation.


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TRADEMARKS
KONICA MINOLTA is a trademark or a registered trademark of 
KONICA MINOLTA HOLDINGS, INC.
PagePro is a trademark or a registered trademark of 
KONICA MINOLTA BUSINESS TECHNOLOGIES, INC.
magicolor is a trademark or a registered trademark of
KONICA MINOLTA BUSINESS TECHNOLOGIES, INC.

All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.
 
Copyright (c) 2007 KONICA MINOLTA PRINTING SOLUTIONS EUROPE BV. 
All rights reserved.
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How To Update Drivers Manually

After your driver has been downloaded, follow these simple steps to install it.

  • Expand the archive file (if the download file is in zip or rar format).

  • If the expanded file has an .exe extension, double click it and follow the installation instructions.

  • Otherwise, open Device Manager by right-clicking the Start menu and selecting Device Manager.

  • Find the device and model you want to update in the device list.

  • Double-click on it to open the Properties dialog box.

  • From the Properties dialog box, select the Driver tab.

  • Click the Update Driver button, then follow the instructions.

Very important: You must reboot your system to ensure that any driver updates have taken effect.

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