Network and printer (or Firewall)

  Sealer 21:42 26 Jul 2010

Hi, I have just installed a netgear Wireless-N300 router. Problem is i cant connect my HP 5850. I have tried wireless and wired with no joy,my PC cant find it. USB works but not what i want. I had this printer on my old network and all was fine. Win XP Service pack 3.

  northumbria61 21:46 26 Jul 2010

This may help - click here

  Sealer 22:03 26 Jul 2010

Thanks, northumbria61 but not on this occasion :-(

  northumbria61 22:48 26 Jul 2010

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  Sealer 09:01 28 Jul 2010

Sorry, but still not sorted.
When I print a report sheet:
Printer is reporting as connected whether its wired or wireless it also gives an IP address but when trying to goto address it cant be found...Grrr!
I am sure its something to do with netgear (software or router).Usb connects instantly.
It looks like without the Embedded Web Server (EWS)I am just about shafted!

  Sealer 17:49 28 Jul 2010

It appears to be sorted now.
I had to reset printer(factory default)to clear-out old network settings that were hiding my printer as it was on a network that had been removed.

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