Connect an iPad to a home network printer

  Digital 14:10 13 May 2013
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I have a W7 PC with a printer cable connected to it. Is it possible to print from an iPad to that printer via the wifi router?

  Woolwell 15:37 13 May 2013

You probably cannot print to it if it is connected by USB but details of the printer are required to see if it supports iPad printing.

  Digital 16:05 13 May 2013

Woolwell, the printer is an Epson XP-202 which does have a wifi capability (which I don't use at present as it's only 3 feet from the PC). The iPad is happily wifi connected to the router so perhaps I can route any printing through the PC as I do with my old netbook?

  Woolwell 16:24 13 May 2013

You cannot connect through the PC. They way to do it is to use the wifi connection for the printer and then use AirPrint or Epson Connect.

  Woolwell 16:24 13 May 2013
  iscanut 17:04 13 May 2013
  Lena192 10:44 15 May 2013

you might also want to try a printing app like print n share on your ipad

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