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Canon MP520 Wireless printing from Window and MAC office computers. Up until last week we were able to print fine through the printer from 2 mac computers and 1 windows PC, all using Bonjour, with the USB cable wired through an apple airport adaptor. The airport works fine, we've tested it. The computers are detecting the printer, but all documents sent to print fail after about 2 minutes. The USB cable works fine when attached directly to computer. Help!

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SOURCE: Does HP laserjet 1020 work with Airport Express

I removed any printer configurations for this printer in both my pc and my mac (both usb and wireless). Then I restarted both computers and added the printer via usb again to each. At that point I went back to the extreme configuration and under the printers tab it was finally seeing Hewlett Packard Laserjet 1020. After that, adding via Bonjour went smoothly on both platforms.

Posted on Oct 18, 2008

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SOURCE: Networking HP officejet 4315 with PC and Mac

Here's how to solve the print problem from the Mac. I still haven't figured out how to solve from a PC yet.
http://discussions.apple.com/thread.jspa?threadID=1258091&tstart=191

Posted on Nov 04, 2008

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SOURCE: MX310 - Wireless network printer used on an Apple Airport Extreme

Here's what worked for me: I had everything set with my wireless network which included an Airport Extreme base station and two Airport Express units to extend range. I still couldn't plug and play with my printer. 1. You have to plug your printer into the Airport Express, turn it on, then select a document to print from your computer. 2. Select print from the pulldown menu (or select 'command P' on the keyboard). 3. When the print dialog window appears, go to the "Printer:" selection bar near the top of the window and select "print & fax preferences..." 4. This opens a new window, "print & fax." Near the bottom left of this window just below an icon list of your printers are a "+" button and a "-" button right next to each other. 5. Click "+". Yet another window opens which will reveal a list with your printer on it. 6. If you don't see your printer, click the "default" icon in the top left hand corner of the new window. 7. Select your printer, then click "add" on the bottom right hand corner of the window. The window will close automatically and return you to the "print & fax" window. 8. You should now see your printer in the list. You may say, "My printer was already in the list," but that's not good enough. The process you just went through enabled the computer to detect it on your network. You may want to use the "-" button to remove any previously listed printers from the list in the "print & fax" window. 9. Now you should be able to close the "print & fax" window and get some wireless printing done.

Posted on May 19, 2010

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