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This is the simple way to connect network printer..........
first share the printer in network.
then
goto my networkplace------view workgroup computer ------browse the pc with whom printer attach then goto printer and faxes double click on avilable printer then click on yes

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its a pretty complicated process, I'm sure one of our experts could guide you on a live chat session.

but basicly, you need to connect the laptop to the same network as the others are connected to, have a look at the settings from the computer that is already connected to the wireless network and then use the same settings on the laptop, network name etc.


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Lastly,I strongly suggest you setup security for your wireless. If you do not anyone close can tap into your network connection. Follow linksys instruction to setup security. If you run into a problem you can call linksys for free advise from a pro. Their number is listed in the manual.
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Good Luck! Take your time.
Have more questions, feel free to ask.
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