Wireless printing

  mike40 08:50 21 Sep 2009
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Hi
I have a canon pixma ip4220 printer which is connected to my main computer via a usb cable. Is it possible to connect my laptop and my wife's computer to it wirelessly without too much hassle.
I have done a lot of research but seem to get more and more confused,possibly due to old age. I have a BT homehub2 and am connected to it wirelessly on both my laptop and desktop.

Many thanks

  oldbeefer2 09:00 21 Sep 2009

There was a thread about this at the weekend click here

  mike40 09:11 21 Sep 2009

Thanks oldbeefer2

I did have a look at this. I will have another look and see if I can get it sorted

Cheers

  chub_tor 09:13 21 Sep 2009

click here is a simple explanation

  mike40 09:39 21 Sep 2009

Can you advise me what hardware I will need for the printer and the laptop

Many thanks

  oldbeefer2 10:29 21 Sep 2009

You do not need any additional hardware, it's just a case of setting up the computers to allow sharing (as per the links above).

  mike40 14:23 21 Sep 2009

Thank you both for the information. I am sure I can get it set up from this.

Cheers

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