[X4U] Windows 7, Bootcamp, Snow Leopard and Mac mini

jeepxj97 at durango.net jeepxj97 at durango.net
Thu Jul 15 12:22:13 PDT 2010

Looking at the OKI site, it looks like most drivers are compatible  
with 32 bit applications only.  Are you trying to print from a program  
that is running 64 bit?


Quoting Joe Sporleder <joe at wacondatrader.com>:

> On Jul 15, 2010, at 11:16 AM, Robert Ameeti wrote:
>> Are there no drivers for the Okidata impact printer on the Mac?
>> At 10:05 AM -0500, 7/15/10, Joe Sporleder wrote:
>>> I am needing to print labels to an Okidata impact printer - I am   
>>> currently using Filemaker Pro 8.x on an HP running Windows XP Pro.  
>>>  Unfortunately, that machine has to do duties elsewhere to replace  
>>>  a dead bookkeeping PC. We are a print shop and our dominate   
>>> computer OS is Mac OS X. I'm trying to decide whether to get a   
>>> basic dedicated Windows 7 PC to take over the label computer, or   
>>> installing Windows 7 and the PC version of Filemaker on the most   
>>> recent previous generation or a current generation unibody Mac   
>>> mini (4GB of RAM minimum) using Bootcamp under Snow Leopard.   
>>> Anyone on this list running Windows 7 on a Mac mini, using   
>>> Bootcamp? If so, how's that working out for you? Fast enough?
>>> Joe
> I have searched for drivers for the Mac, but so far, no luck.   
> Okidata does not officially support that printer on the Mac.
> Joe
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