Common issue and there is a work around that will work. You need to load the printer on each of the 64 bit machines using the add printer, local printer, port lpt1 and choose the driver and do not use autodetect. Now on the machine to which the printer is connected write down that computer name and the share name you gave it. Now on the 64 bit machine go to devices and printers and right click on the printer icon and scroll down to the first properties and left click. Now click on ports and then add port, local port and in the box that comes up type in the computer name and share name using the following syntax: \\computername\sharename where you substitute your names. Save the settings and you will now be able to print to the shared printer.
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