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Timothy422, Feb 3, 2010 #4 speed_hog Joined: Jul 28, 2008 Messages: 1,092 there lame website doesnt even say they have a pro200 !!! Much appreciated! Products Products Find the right product for your home, home office or business Printers All-in-Ones Multi-Function Copiers Scanners Fax Labeling Systems Mobile Products Home Sewing & Embroidery Industrial Embroidery & Sewing I had this problem as well.I deleted the printer and then deleted all of the subkey entries for the printeron both my desktop (host) and laptop. his comment is here

Advertisement Recent Posts Still can't connect to the internet etaf replied Dec 28, 2016 at 4:30 AM Intermittent "General failure" etaf replied Dec 28, 2016 at 4:28 AM Win 7 Desktop Thread Status: Not open for further replies. best regards! I have done this (repairing the XP installation) a few times and had very good success fixing problems, but then you have to go back and reinstall all MS security updates http://www.sevenforums.com/general-discussion/280148-installing-brother-printer-error-0x00000704.html

Windows Cannot Connect To The Printer The Specified Port Is Unknown Windows 7

I went into Control Panel --> Administrative Tools but there isn't an entry called Local Security Policy there. Please use the previous link instead. Thank you!!! This was first noticed when running a login script that add's printers didn't actually add any printers.

Yes No Want to help us improve? Now navigate to the following Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE/System/CurrentControlSet/Control/Print/Monitors Check if a subkey with the name USB Monitor exists. in fact I almost never put there disc's in, I get the driver from the site first... 0x00000704 Brother One another note, any idea if repairing the XP installation will correct this problem?

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Fix The Specified Port is Unknown Error 0x00000704 The Specified Port Is Unknown Does it work? Double-click driver and enter usbmon.dll as the value. http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_vista-hardware/error-installing-brother-printer-hl-3075cw-on-a/51d8fdae-9350-43ab-9e62-914eb2e71457 This error is strictly related to the PC.

Here I took up HP printer and let us see how to come over this problem. The Specified Port Is Unknown Usb Printer The installation should go through without problems now and the error message the specified port is unknown should not appear. I already tried it and it's the same file that comes on the CD. Page 1 of 2 1 2 Next > Advertisement Timothy422 Thread Starter Joined: Feb 2, 2010 Messages: 10 Hello, I have a new Lexmark Pro200 series wireless printer.

0x00000704 The Specified Port Is Unknown

I've tried both from the XP machine. https://help.brother-usa.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/73779/~/why-i-am-getting-an-error-code-0x00000704-the-specified-port-is-unknown-while That should help prevent me from catching any nasty bugs. Windows Cannot Connect To The Printer The Specified Port Is Unknown Windows 7 Reply Al says: February 12, 2011 at 3:57 am That relieved my headache. The Specified Port Is Unknown Windows 10 unless your giving up LOL!!!

As an alterntive, add the Apple AirPrint printer driver, if available,as an alternative until a... http://homecomputermarket.com/the-specified/error-126-the-specified-module-could-not-be-found-windows-7.html They said the cause of the problem is something wrong with the Spooler Subsystem Apps and that I would need to repair or update it. http://support.microsoft.com/kb/814004 ->> just for the heck of it... Close Registry Editor 7. How To Change Firewall Port Settings Windows 7

Details in http://blogs.technet.com/b/askperf/archive/2012/02/24/microsoft-fixit-for-printing.aspx Monday, April 09, 2012 6:49 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote cool..this solution really works! they have 202 205 or 208 which one is yours?? Open an Internet browser and browse to the following link: http://www.brother-usa.com/support/ 2. weblink I'm wondering if I'll be able to use these features on the XP machine if I don't install the full software package.

I probably could share the printer from my laptop, but I'm not home much and thus the laptop is usually off. Error 0x00000704 Brother Macintosh OS X 10.11 El Capitan Compatibility To check model compatibility or for more information, please visit our OS X El Capitan Support Statement: http://www.brother.com/E-ftp/mac/index_pre.html Identify computer's operating system version It's Expand HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\WindowsNT\CurrentVersion\Print\Printers Delete any subkeys that reference any network printers.

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Go to Windows\System32\Spool and delete everything in the following folders 1. Products Products Find the right product for your home, home office or business Printers All-in-Ones Multi-Function Copiers Scanners Fax Labeling Systems Mobile Products Home Sewing & Embroidery Industrial Embroidery & Sewing Edited by JRGBR Monday, December 29, 2014 6:07 PM Resolved! Error 0x00000704 Canon Monday, December 29, 2014 6:06 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote I know that this is an old thread, but it comes up when searching the web for

The printer worked fine on another computer system running Windows Vista Home Premium which confirmed that the printer was working fine and the problem to be located on the first computer Enter Driver as the name. It's my wife that needs to be able to print at home from her XP machine. check over here Devices and printers / add printer / add local printer / select usb 001 port on drop down menu.

Do one of the following: - Type your model number in the... Thanks, ~Tim Timothy422, Feb 2, 2010 #1 Sponsor speed_hog Joined: Jul 28, 2008 Messages: 1,092 Tim, Have you tried going to there site and downloading there most basic driver All I can imagine is that one of the drivers was corrupt, or information had not been removed from the registry when a printer was removed. 28 people found this post Yes, my password is: Forgot your password?

it is recommended you turn those both off during the actual install of a printer did you do that? Join over 733,556 other people just like you! BANG!!!! Moderators: if this is violating the password help issues, I am sorry but this seems like this is not the same as trying to bypass the login password for accessing the

Global Network Products Printers Fax Machines All-in-One/Multi-Function AiRScouter Labeling Solutions Mobile Printers Scanners Home Sewing & Embroidery Industrial Garment Printers Industrial Sewing Machines OmniJoin Web Conferencing ScanNCut Stampcreator PRO™ Machine RSS feed for this post. Anyway, what worked for me for the Brother MFD connected via wi-fi is adding the TCP/IP port with the IP address of the device using the Printer Management PRIOR to starting The only things are Component Services, Computer Management, Data Sources, Event Viewer, Performance, and Services.

so if u are looking for a solution for " USB001 serial port missing from 'ports to choose' U can run this tool and be happy... This solved 2 problems.. 1 - Now I can install any usb printer 2 - Now I can install a dot matrix printer using a simple cable adapter USB - TO If not, please check the host name resolution setting on server side. 如果您对我们的论坛在线支持服务有任何的意见或建议,请通过邮件告诉我们。 立刻免费下载 TechNet 论坛好帮手 Wednesday, December 28, 2011 8:19 AM Reply | Quote Moderator 3 Sign in to vote Expand HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\WindowsNT\CurrentVersion\Print\Printers 5.

{{offlineMessage}} Try Microsoft Edge, a fast and secure browser that's designed for Windows 10 Get started Store Store home Devices Microsoft Surface PCs & tablets Xbox Virtual reality Accessories Windows Timothy422, Feb 7, 2010 #14 speed_hog Joined: Jul 28, 2008 Messages: 1,092 Grrrrrr OK Tim, we should back up here just for the heck of it... Now navigate to the following Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE/System/CurrentControlSet/Control/Print/Monitors Check if a subkey with the name USB Monitor exists. I got XP repaired and updated, but still got the same port unknown error.

Delete any subkeys for printer drivers that have been installed. 4. Specified Port is Unknown.