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Adding A Printer RRS feed

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    I have my WHS hooked to my router as well as my two printers.  When I RDP into WHS and go through the add a printer wizard it doesn't recognize any printers on my network. 

     

    Any ideas?

     

    Jerry

    Sunday, June 22, 2008 4:23 AM

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  • Are the printers Windows 2003 compatible? Do you have the correct Windows 2003 drivers? How are you connecting the printers to WHS?


    Andrew

    Sunday, June 22, 2008 6:12 AM
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  • Do the printers need to be physically connected to the printer?  I thought the router made everything be recognized by everything connected.  Would connecting the WHS to a switch make things any different?

     

    I do have 2003 drivers installed on WHS for both printers. 

     

    Sunday, June 22, 2008 11:28 PM
  • Is your router also a Print Server? If it doesn't have such functionalities, then are your printers designed as 'network printers' ?
    Do they connected to the network and have an IP assigned to them already?

    Monday, June 23, 2008 5:10 PM