Jump to content


 


Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer.com
Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers. Using the site is easy and fun. As a guest, you can browse and view the various discussions in the forums, but can not create a new topic or reply to an existing one unless you are logged in. Other benefits of registering an account are subscribing to topics and forums, creating a blog, and having no ads shown anywhere on the site.


Click here to Register a free account now! or read our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site.

Photo

Network Printer


  • Please log in to reply
1 reply to this topic

#1 QuaGon

QuaGon

  • Members
  • 39 posts
  • OFFLINE
  •  
  • Local time:07:45 PM

Posted 17 August 2004 - 02:05 PM

Hi folks, i have a broadband internet connection and i have installed a router so my son can use his comp upstairs.

is there a was he can use my printer which i have conected to my comp down stairs.

i have no idea how to do it.

Cheers

BC AdBot (Login to Remove)

 


m

#2 HuckerJ

HuckerJ

  • Members
  • 189 posts
  • OFFLINE
  •  
  • Location:East Tennessee
  • Local time:08:45 PM

Posted 17 August 2004 - 06:05 PM

go to control panel --> Printers and faxes. Right-click on the printer and select sharing. Click on share this printer and put in a name. For your son to print, you need to add the printer to his list of printers. Right-click on the Printer and faxes folder and select Add printer. Click next in the dialog and select network printer on the next page. Click next again and select browse for a printer. The wizard should find your shared printer. Select it and click next to add it.

Edited by HuckerJ, 17 August 2004 - 06:08 PM.

There are 10 kinds of people. Those who understand binary notation, and those who do not.
Posted Image - It plays, it streams, it kills WiMPs!!




0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users