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Not printing to network attached printer

I have a D-link ps 300u print server and a HP 1020 laser attached at the usb port. This printer shows as online throught he web interface of the printserver but when I attempt to install the print with the add printer wizard of a WIN XP machine I go through all the steps to configure the ports and then to install the drivers but the driver software never seems to actually find the HP 1020. As best I can tell the print jobs go to the print server which shows the HP 1020 as online but the print jobs are not leaving the server and moving on to the printer.

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Re: Not printing to network attached printer

I have a DLink DPR-1260, and found the configuration to be challenging too. First of all, has it ever worked? If not, you may need to check your router config to ensure that they are both on the same subnet. Typically they come set to 192.168.x.x... if the router is set to, the print server is set to, and your subnet mask is set to it'll never connect. Make sure that the router and print server are configured to the same subnet... 192.168.1.x for example... and then try it. Let us know if that doesn't resolve your issue, and we'll keep working with you.

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