network printing

  moggers 17:39 31 Jan 2008

Hi I have 2 computers a desktop upstairs and a laptop downstairs connectiong through a wireless router.
My problem is this, I have a printer attached to the desktop upstairs and would like to be able to print from it using both the laptop and desktop through the network, I have turned on printer sharing but the laptop cant see the printer how do I get the printer onto the network? P.S. the laptop is running vista and the desktop is running xp

  Kemistri 18:16 31 Jan 2008

Begin the process of installing a printer and opt to install a network printer.

  sinbads 18:34 31 Jan 2008

control pannel/printers/ select add printer / select to add network printer

  Zaphod 3 19:41 31 Jan 2008

Follow the instructions here and you should be ok.
I was when I did mine.

click here

  GroupFC 23:19 31 Jan 2008

Book marked!

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