wireless network ; accessing computors/printer

  Geoffppp 16:03 16 Mar 2008
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How to install a network Printer

I have recently set up a wireless network to 2 laptops and to a desktop (ethernet connection from XP desktop to wireless router, broadband modem to router). I can access the internet from all 3 computers, but I am unable to share any files.
The laptops run on Windows Vista & the desktop on XP. I can view the map of the network including the XP desktop (had to download software patch from Microsoft for this). I want to use the printer attached to the desktop as the network printer; however I cannot do this. The Vista message is that it cannot find the printer. I cannot see how to do this from the laptops or from the desktop. Please can you advise?
G H Palmer

  STREETWORK 16:08 16 Mar 2008

You will need to allow printer and file sharing.

Use the windows help to see how to do this...

  woodchip 16:24 16 Mar 2008

you need to netork the computers and printer using network wizard in control panel

  2bathred 18:43 16 Mar 2008

go to click here.
I did and set up was easy after reading this.

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