Heres an absolutely FREE book that will help you beyond what you could imagine! This 970 Page down loadable tutorial in PDF format is a fully illustrated informative manual complete with an index!
IBM's TCP/IP TUTORIAL REDBOOK covers everything in a 7.5 Mb download at this link http://www.redbooks.ibm.com/Redbooks.nsf/R...ml?OpenDocument
Look for the PDF file link and click it and once its fully loaded, save it to your desktop.
By the way, you would use an IP address to assign to your printer, using a wireless router or HUB is the best way to connect printers to various computers, look for more info on this in the tutorial I have provided above.
Good luck and enjoy!
Edited by MrBruce1959, 17 May 2010 - 11:36 PM.