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How to install a network printer

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For many office LANs, there is an urgent need to connect the printer in such a way that all computers can access it.

To perform this task, you need to correctly configure the parameters of some devices.

Instructions

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First, select the appropriate printer. There are devices that can connect not to computers, but to network concentrators or routers. They cost a little more, so if you do not really need to purchase it, select a printer connected via the USB port to the PC.

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Select the personal computer or laptop that is part of the local network. It is desirable that this device is switched on for the maximum amount of time.

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Connect the printer to the selected computer and install the required drivers and software. Ensure that the equipment is operational.

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Now you need to allow other usersNetwork use this printer. Open the Start menu and select Devices and Printers. Right-click on your printer icon and select Show Printer Properties.

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Find the "Share this printer" item and check the box next to it. Enter the name of the printer that will be displayed to users on the network.

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If your computer has computers withOther operating systems, it is recommended to install additional drivers that are suitable for these operating systems. To do this, click the "Additional Drivers" button.

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To use the printer from another computer, open the "Devices and Printers" menu. Click the "Add Printer" button located on the top of the window.

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In the window that appears, select "AddNetwork, wireless or BlueTooth printer. " If the program could not automatically find the necessary equipment, then click the button "The necessary printer is not in the list".

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Activate the item "Select a shared printer by name", enter its name, specified earlier, and click the "Browse" button. Select the desired printer and click the "Next" button.

How to install a network printer Was last modified: May 23rd, 2017 By Meodeagn
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