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Printer to lap top hook up wireless

I already have my desk top connected to the printer. I would like to hook up the wife's lap top to the same printer.

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  • Wilfred Bendig
    Wilfred Bendig Feb 19, 2008

    No, just the basic set up

  • Wilfred Bendig
    Wilfred Bendig Feb 20, 2008

    It did not work

  • Wilfred Bendig
    Wilfred Bendig Feb 21, 2008

    As I said before, I had it tied into the printer without any Parallelor USB connector or a Wireless card for the Lap top, it is already wireless. Last time it was a matter of going on desk and typing in share and type of printer and doing the same on the lap but the lap won't accept the printer name.


    Let me know if you need to know anything else.



    Thanks for your time and I am sorry if I upset people.



    Bill

  • Wilfred Bendig
    Wilfred Bendig Mar 06, 2008

    It is a really simple solution, all I have to do is type in the right stuff and it is here. DUH! can't remember what it was. Is this a sign of old age? Lol!



    I did it before but forgot.

  • Thomas Christopher
    Thomas Christopher May 11, 2010

    Do you have a home network?

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I fixed it, thanks again.

Posted on May 24, 2008

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Use Parallel or USB "A B" Switch.
Check this out!!


http://www.usbswitch.com/

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