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Why doesn't my print server connect to my existing home network?

Existing Netgear N600 router, wireless Dell laptop w/Windows 7, desktop computer w/Windows XP Ethernet cabled to router and usb cabled to HP G85 printer. All working fine for years. Printer disconnected from desktop and usb cabled to print server. Plugged in per manual. Status light should flash 5X, go steady, and wlan light come on - status light keeps flashing and wlan does not come on. Disconnect router Ethernet from desktop and plug into print server and try again. Status light goes steady and wlan light steady. Put disk in my wireless laptop and autorun setup w/install shield. Setup found the print server and all seemed ok. Tried test page and got print error. Went into PSAdmin and no print server showed up. Uninstalled, disconnected all, retried with router and print server connected Ethernet again. Same results as above. What is wrong?

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Check the date/time on the XP box. This is not uncommon.

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