For many office LANs acute question of connecting the printer so that all computers can access it.
To accomplish this task, you must properly configure some devices.
To begin, select the appropriate printer. There are devices that can be connected not to the computer and to the network hub or router. They cost a bit more expensive, so if its purchase is not absolutely necessary, select the printer to be connected via USB to a PC.
Select a PC or laptop that is part of the local network. It is desirable that the device was turned on the maximum amount of time.
Connect the printer to a selected computer and install the required drivers and software. Make sure the equipment performance.
Now you want to allow other usersnetwork use this printer. Open the "Start" menu and select "Devices and Printers". Right-click your printer icon and select "Show the properties of the printer."
Find the item "Share this printer" and select the check box next to it. Enter the printer name that will appear on the network for users.
If there are computers on your local networkother operating systems, it is recommended to install additional drivers that are suitable for this OS. To do this, click "Additional Drivers".
open the menu "Devices and Printers" To use the printer from a different computer. Click the "Printer Setup" on the top of the window panel.
In the resulting window, select "Add itemnetwork, wireless or BlueTooth printer. " If the program was not able to automatically find the necessary equipment, then click "The printer is not listed".
Activate the option "Select a shared printer by name", enter a name, as defined above, and click "Browse" button. Select the printer and click "Next".