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Recommend a printer for NAS


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#1 shawnvw

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Posted 25 September 2009 - 09:25 PM

Using a wireless home network, with a Iomega StorCenter ix2 network drive.

I've been having issues with a Lexmark printer/scanner/fax connected through the NAS. Basically, the two-way communication doesn't seem to work through the NAS's ports. I plan to try CaveDweller's advice about fixing it, but since the printer normally resides at my wife's place of work, we need a new one anyway.

Can anyone recommend a printer/scanner/fax that you know for sure will work through our NAS?

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#2 CaveDweller2

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Posted 26 September 2009 - 07:15 PM

If you are going to buy a new printer, why not get one that has built in wireless? Some examples of HP printers.

Edited by CaveDweller2, 26 September 2009 - 07:15 PM.

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