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Xerox DocuPrint P8ex PCL 6 Driver Update

November 4th, 2008 No comments

The Xerox P8ex is a desktop monochrome laser printer that is suitable for the demanding small office and home office environment. It uses highly innovative printing technology, which provides all the performance and power you need for your business, small workgroup and personal printing.

This device produces fine 1,200dpi image quality at 8 pages per minute. It also has PCL 6 enhanced printing features, such as watermark and N-up printing, which provide professional output on a variety of print media. The standard USB and parallel interfaces allows versatile connectivity and shared printing.

The P8ex is expandable to the changing needs with optional memory of up to 36 MB and network connectivity through a Xerox external Ethernet adapter. All these are in a small and quiet package.

While Xerox has discontinued support services for the P8ex, you can still keep it fully operational by installing the correct hardware driver in order to avoid “fatal error” messages, hard drive crashes as well as other device driver problems.

However, if you find that looking for the appropriate printer driver for the P8ex is time-consuming, you might want to download a driver update tool, such as the one from this site. It will not only download the latest driver update for the P8ex, but also those of the other hardware.

Another option in getting the correct driver for the P8ex is by clicking this link. This driver package version 1999-04-01 was released on April 01, 1999. It contains PostScript Drivers for Xerox DocuPrint P8ex PCL 6 and supports Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows 2000, Windows ME, Windows NT, Windows 2003 and Windows XP platform.

The driver package also comes in a .zip file, so make sure that you also have an archiving application on your computer, such as WinRar, WinZip or 7-zip. These applications should help you open and access the files within a .zip file.