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Wireless home network

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by s30311, Aug 9, 2006.

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  1. s30311

    s30311 Thread Starter

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    I have recently installed a wireless home network system. I'm using the Linksys WRT54G router. I have Comcast Cable internet. My desktop is hooked to the router by cable and my two laptops are hooked wirelessly. I have a Canon i850 color printer hooked by USB cabel to my desktop. What I want to know is there a way that I can get my two laptops to print through that printer over the wireless connection?
     
  2. JohnWill

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    Sure, just share the printer on the desktop and you can print to it from any machine on the network.
     
  3. bigbear

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    Yes you can if you already have a network setup,
    On the pc that the printer is hooked up to, go to control panel, click on printers and share the printer, this should give access for the laptops.
     
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