printer on homegroup

  thesut 23:12 16 Sep 2010
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my printer worked from the laptop to (desktop connected to printer) via homegroup on windows 7 now when trying to print from laptop using homegroup, printer ICON saying its offline, have tried adding printer again but get messAGE operation failed with error 0x00000002 ANY HELP APPRECIATED THANKS

  Pineman100 19:03 17 Sep 2010

A couple of suggestions:

1. I would completely delete the printer from your laptop, and then fully reinstall it again. Make sure it's set as default.

2. Check on the printer's host computer (ie: your desktop) to make sure that the printer is set as default and is set to be shared.

  thesut 10:06 19 Sep 2010

done that it makes no difference thanks.

  gengiscant 11:58 19 Sep 2010
  thesut 19:44 20 Sep 2010

for some reason when adding printer again it has found the driver and now works thanks for your help guys

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