Unfortunately, the Dell Photo is not Mac compatible, so if your home or office network includes Mac users, they’ll be left out. There are better machines out there for your money. Answer the questions but do not request the test print. Once you’re up and running, the options are fairly standard. I saw some posts that said to avoid using the troubleshooter but I also saw a post that said it had worked for two printers for one poster. You can delay a fax, if you want it sent later, too.

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FrankDeighan Replied on January 30, I did have some luck on the wayback machine.

Dell Photo Printer 966 Drivers for Windows 10

The control panel is basic, but it gets the job done. I just upgraded from Windows 8.

The directions about using compatibility mode and running the file as Administrator are extremely important! It seems that only part of the drivers for faxing got carried over in the upgrade to 10, then when I tried to install the other drivers on top from 2 different discs I had that came with the printer, I kept getting error messages.

The Bad Subpar print quality; limited features for photo printing; ink system not ideal for good photo prints; no Mac support. Review Sections Review Specs. Best Printers for The PictBridge port also accepts USB flash drives, so you can print photos from a 696, as well, though you can’t insert both a USB drive and a memory card simultaneously to transfer files between them.

You can program in speed-dial numbers for up to 89 individuals and 10 groups with 30 numbers each. Design The design of the Dell Photo All-in-One Printer makes it look more like an office-oriented multifunction than a personal printer or a photo all-in-one.


This is all kinda frustrating as the precheck before the upgrade indicated everything would be fine with no incompatibility issues. When you finish this step, restart the print spooler if you had stopped it.

Hope it helps someone. Its boxy body sits 18 inches wide, 20 inches deep, and On the receiving side, you can block faxes by keying in numbers to be blocked or tell the machine to block faxes coming from a machine that doesn’t broadcast its caller ID. Mark Zuckerberg on Facebook’s It comprises an alphanumeric keypad, the normal set of menu-navigation buttons, and a 2. You prniter scan documents using optical character recognition for text editingsave the scan to your PC, attach the scan to an e-mail, or scan into a number of programs, including Microsoft Word and CorelPSProX.

Check again in Devices and Printers and the Device Manager to see that the status of the printer is okay and that it is designated as your default printer. You can help protect yourself from scammers by verifying that the contact is a Microsoft Agent or Microsoft Employee and that the phone number is priinter official Microsoft global customer service number.

I tried it a couple times but the changes it made didn’t lead to a successful installation for me. I hope that what I learned will be of use to other owners and save them some time and frustration! Lucas, I am having the same problem that you experienced with the upgrade to Windows 10 but I cannot locate my driver disc.

You can even scan a document to another computer on your network; you’ll have to set up a computer name and PIN for each PC you intend to scan to. We say skip all the confusion and spend your money on a better all-in-one printer. Denise I could not locate the steps to correct this Print issue and I was hoping that you might know the protocol that I need to follow to get my Dell Photo All-In-One Printer working again. I used both the Device Manager and the Devices and Printer feature to look for opportunities to delete the device s and driver.


You can also do a collate copy, which is, again, a feature found more commonly on office printers.

Dell Photo All-in-One Printer Specs – CNET

I read that some people used the printer troubleshooter. The Canon MG is a fast, easy-to-use printer with plenty of attractive features Finding a link to the driver was extremely helpful and so were the instructions about installing the driver in Vista Service Pack 2 compatibility mode. Also, if the setup program gets stuck or you see a Windows application that tells you that your device has not been fully installed, you will need to go back to Step 1.

Disconnect everything that goes into the printer and disconnect the other ends of those cables, too. Recessed deep in the output tray is a small media feeder designed for smaller-size papers, such as 4×6 photo paper or envelopes.

Here were the key steps: