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Print server Hi all, I have been trying to troubeshoot this problem for the longest time but to no avail. Hope someone could help. Here are the problem:- 1. I have 5 computers sharing 2 printservers: both are netgear ps101 2. 3 computers running on win98 and the rest are running on winxp 3. printer servers are connected to; hp 5400 and hp plotter 500series 4. I managed to share the autocad lite 97 between the 5 computers; 2 source and 3 shared 5. Whenever I try to print autocad drawings on computers with winxp, the printout kept going to the wrong printer. eg I keep getting printout in hp 5400 no matter which printer I chose Please help Thank you Desperate

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Re: print server

Check the port configurations on both XP machines. It should have the IP address of the print server connected to the plotter.

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