in reply to Raw Data to Printer on Win XP

You can redirect the LPT1 physical port to a network printer. Here is an extract from msdn.
To redirect print output for the LPT1 port to MyPrinter1 on print serv +er W2KPRN1: net use LPT1: \\W2KPRN1\MyPrinter1 To display information about the LPT1 port: net use LPT1: