Question about Office Equipment & Supplies

1 Answer

Can't get computer and printer to communicate

Just bought a kodak esp 7 3-in-1 printer; wireless capability; connected it to laptop (toshiba) using ad hoc wireless connection; wifi works; added drivers but status monitor says printer is disconnected. installed and uninstalled several times; got it working for a few hours a couple of days ago; shut everything off, now it's not connecting anymore. made sure all firewalls allowed everything needed from kodak could get in. driving me crazy.

Posted by on

  • quan1652 Mar 11, 2009

    It is in ad hoc mode; the problem does not appear to be w/ the wireless connection.

×

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Mentor:

    An expert who has written 3 tips or uploaded 2 video tips.

    Governor:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 20 times.

  • Expert
  • 167 Answers

Make sure the wireless LAN of your computer is set to AdHoc mode if the Printer is set to that function.

Posted on Mar 11, 2009

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Connect another laptop to my wireless kodak printer but it won't recognise the printer


check the website of your printer such as if its a Lexmark go to lexmark.com and see if the model number is compatable with the Vista programming. A lot of printers do not operate with Vista. I have three printers that only operate with XP and Windows 7

Sep 01, 2012 | Kodak ESP 9 All-In-One InkJet Printer

1 Answer

How do I connect my Macbook to my Kodak wireless printer with my Belkin G+MIMO router?


When you added the WPS encryption ket to your wireless router, this secures your wireless network from unauthorized access to you wireless network.
To allow your wireless computers and wireless printer to communicate with your wireless network the wireless cards in the computers and printer needs to be configured with the WPA encryption settings that you configured in the wireless router.

May 26, 2012 | Belkin Wireless G Plus MIMO (F5D9230-4)...

1 Answer

My kodak ESP 7250 printer will not print wirelessly from one of my laptops..It say cannot connect to network on the laptop when I try to print.. My desktop and other laptop prints fine on it.Help I have...


This is one of the common connectivity issues marring the benefits of having a wireless printer. In this situation your printer will not print when connected wirelessly but would need you to set it up with your system using a USB cable. Try resetting the IP of your system to what is mentioned in the printer and in case there is a router connecting your printer and system then use the IP address of router and put it in your system. This should help you fix this printer issue.

Apr 07, 2011 | Kodak ESP 7250 All-in-One InkJet Printer

1 Answer

I just bought A Kodak esp 3250 series AIO printer. I can print from computer, copy and all that but whenever I try to scan to computer or even preview scan I get a error saying :An error occurred while...


Try a new USB cable. Scanners require bidirectional communication with the computer and thus can fail when printer itself works. (If you use a print server or USB hub, try a direct connection.) Also try changing USB ports.

Another thing to try is to remove the TWAIN driver and reinstall it. This requires the original software CD from Kodak.
1. From your computer desktop, click Start > Run. (In Windows 7, type run in the search box then click on Run.)
2. Type %windir%, then click OK.
3. Double-click twain_32.
4. Right-click Kodak, then select Delete.
5. Insert the KODAK All-in-One Printer Software CD into the appropriate drive, then go to D: > printer > scanner.
NOTE: The CD is indicated by D: above. The CD drive may be a different letter on your computer.
6. Double-click aioscannr.msi, then follow the instructions to remove it.
7. Go to D: > printer > scanner, then double-click aioscannr.msi, and follow the instructions to install the file.
8. Open Home Center Software:
a. Select Scan Documents and Pictures.
b. Scan a document.

Unfortunately, if the error persists, the scanner may need service. Contact Kodak: http://www.kodak.com/go/contact .

I hope this helps.

Cindy Wells

Jan 06, 2011 | Kodak ESP 3 Multifunction Printer/ Copier/...

3 Answers

Kodak ESP 7 WIFI problems


The ACTIONTEC GT124, M1000 and PK5000 Routers are not compatible with wireless-enabled all-in-one printers. These routers cannot connect to your all-in-one printer because they do not support the multicast protocol. Contact your router supplier for additional assistance and to determine if your router will be able to support the muticast protocol in the future.

Feb 26, 2010 | Kodak ESP9 All-in-One w/USB Cable & 4x6...

1 Answer

Wireless printing


not possible... kodak all in one esp-7 and esp-9 support wireless printing. what u can do is, u can connect ur printer and computer through usb cable and then give a print command from ur computer. be it internet or any document on ur computer. kodak printer will give u high-quality prints,but ur printer does not support wireless printing.

Jul 28, 2009 | Office Equipment & Supplies

2 Answers

Battling between KODAK AIO 7 vs Dell wireless laptop.


try this
  1. Open the Printers folder:
  2. XP Operating System: Select Start > Settings > Printers and Faxes.
  • VISTA Operating System: Select Start > Control Panel > Printers.

  1. Delete all ESP 7 and ESP 9 printers from the folder. The printers are listed as "KodakESP7+xxxx" or "KodakESP9+xxxx", where xxxx can be any number.

  2. Close the Printers folder.

  3. Press Ctrl + Alt + Delete on your computer keyboard, then select Task Manager.

  4. Select the Processes tab.

  5. Stop each of the following processes. For each process, click the process, then click End Process.
  6. AiOHomeCenter.exe
  • EasyShare.exe
  • EKDiscovery.exe
  • EKIJ5000MUI.exe
  • KodakSvc.exe
  • mDNSResponder.exe

  1. Power cycle the printer. (Press the power button to turn off the printer. Wait approximately 30 seconds, then press the power button to turn on the printer.)

  2. Open the home center software.

  3. Click Install Kodak Printer in the bottom right corner of the home center to add your all-in-one printer to your computer.
let me know if this worked or not.......

May 15, 2009 | Kodak EASYSHARE 5100 All-In-One Printer

1 Answer

I have a new Kodak ESP 7 printer and have not been able to set it up to communicate with my Mac OS 10.5 laptop. I can print if I have it plugged into the USB. I understand I might need an extra unit to...


Hi. I can help you connect your wireless ESP 7 to your Mac laptop.

The first step is to connect your printer to your wireless network. Navigate to the menu on the LCD of the printer and select Network Settings/WiFi Setup Wizard. The blue WiFi LED should be illuminating steady if the printer is connected to your WiFi network.

The second step is to add the WiFi printer to your Mac using the Print & Fax System Preference...
1. Under the Apple Menu, select System Preferences
2. Select Print & Fax
3. Click the "+" sign to add a printer
4. Select the Kodak ESP 7 listed with the Bonjour connection
5. Click the Add button.

The final step is to verify that you are printing to the WiFi printer when you attempt to print. In the Print Dialog box, verify the selected printer is named "KodakESP7+1234" where the last four digits are unique to your printer. If the printer you have selected is "Eastman Kodak Company KODAK ESP 7 AiO", then you are attempting to print using USB and this will not work unless you have a USB cable connected.
I hope this helps.

Dec 04, 2008 | Office Equipment & Supplies

Not finding what you are looking for?
Office Equipment & Supplies Logo

Related Topics:

425 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Office Equipment & Supplies Experts

kakima

Level 3 Expert

102366 Answers

k24674

Level 3 Expert

7993 Answers

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

71338 Answers

Are you an Office Equipment and Supply Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...