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I have a network set up in my house using a wireless router (D-Link DIR-655 A4). Our main computer is a XP pc in our rec room. My wife and I access the web from other parts of our house through the D-Link router, and up until recently, were able to also use a Canon printer which was connected via usb to the XP pc. Unfortunately, the Canon printer died, and so we recently connected a Brother mfc-7220 to the XP instead. While we can print using the Brother with all three machines (for the laptops using the shared printer privileges), doing so makes our ms office programs crash. Any thoughts on how to fix the problem? FYI...we use Network Magic to help manage the show.

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IF ms office program crash then you need ms office disk for repair or reinstall it.
You can also repair it from start menu->control panel0->add remove programs.
Select ms office and click on repair.
Also turn of printer sharing then again share.
You can use share printer with the ip of computer with which it connected.
For that go to start ->run type in run "\\192.168.1.2"
there is 192.168.1.2 is ip of computer check youre computer ip which has printer connected.
Then you can connect printer again from there.

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