Slow printing over network - Freecom StorageGatewa

  Bob Bob™ 15:28 23 Nov 2008
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The Freecom FSG3 storage gateway lets you plug in USB printers and have them as network printers.

I have set this up and it works, however it takes about 1 and a half minutes before the printer actually prints from when the print button is pressed.

I have seen problems like this on Google, something to do with Samba.

Any ideas?

Thanks
Rob

  recap 20:38 24 Nov 2008

It sounds like this is being used as a Print Server, if this is the case this may be the reason. Some Print Servers can take quite a while to send the print job to the printer.

  Bob Bob™ 20:57 28 Nov 2008

Any way to bypass this server?

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