A network printer is a printer that is installed and available over a network.

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Printer Setup can not find printer over wireless connection

I'm using the Canon IR-ADV c5030 setup program and when it comes to the point of searching for the printer, it can not find it, if my PC is connected to the network by WIFI. If I'm connected by an ...
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How do I make a generic BAT file to global add/delete printers from one server?

How do I make a script to global add/delete printers? I have tried using below but I keep getting a syntax error or some other error. @echo off set /p _global="[a]dd/[d]el :" set /p _print="Printer ...
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How to dIsable automatic install of printers in network?

Is it possible to hide a printer from the network or configure the router, in order to print from specific computers that have the printer installed manually and prevent from being automatically ...
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Connecting CUPS printer to Windows 10 PC

I have a CUPS printer (HP Photosmart 2575 All-in-one), connected to a Raspberry Pi via USB. I have added this printer to PCs running Windows 7. When these PCs upgraded to Windows 10, the printer ...
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Windows 8 shows Lexmark CX420de to be offline after going into sleep mode

We have a Lexmark CX420de printer connected to a LAN. I am accessing the printer through the network from my laptop running Windows 8. For some reason after the printer goes into sleep mode it appears ...
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Printer won't install

I bought a new HP officejet 5740 E AIO. It is connected to my wireless network router, but I can't get it installed on my laptop computer.I called HP and they want to charge me $299.99 to install the ...
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lpd printer configuration in osx prints, but not when using windows. Why?

I'm using a really strange print server, from win-star, model WS-NU78W44, trying to share a HP LaserJet M1120 MPF. When I tried to use the print server's installer, on windows, it worked well, but now ...
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Default printer changes when another computer on the network prints to specific printer

So I have a problem at a client site. They have two computers (both Windows 10 Professional) and two printers. When computer A prints to printer 1 it changes the default printer on computer B to ...
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How to find (the path of a) network folder to print to with a HP printer

I have a HP printer and would like to scan to a network folder that I can access on multiple computers in the network. On the HP Embedded Web Server (which you can open by typing the printers' IPv4 ...
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How to share Brother USB label printer through Tomato router?

I have a Brother QL-500 label printer, which works over USB. I have an Asus router running Tomato firmware (Shibby 1.28.0000 MIPSR2-131 K26 USB VPN-64K). From what I have read, the configuration ...
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Delay with ipp prining in windows 7

Delay with ipp prining in windows 7 After disabling auto detection from IE its working fine with windows 7. I am looking for solution without disabling auto detection settings. Its ok with windows ...
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Canon LPB-6020 printer not working in LPR/LPD over ASUS RT-AC3200 router

I just bought ASUS RT-AC3200 and I realized that it does not work with my Canon LPB-6020 printer over LPR/LPD protocol on Mac (Mac OS X El Capitan). I have installed it using this docs https://www....
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Copy printer settings from one pc to an other

I have a small web app that runs on a local server. I use it to generate pdf files and then send them to the required printer without the user to select the printer, paper tray etc. I've used ...
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Why can my iMacs see a networked printer but not Windows machines?

I seem to be having issues connecting Windows machines on my network to networked Xerox Phaser 6180 printers. These printers show up and print just fine on all of our iMacs. I've checked and re-...
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Windows won't recognize network printer

So this has been driving me crazy. I've set up a shared printer via Samba on Ubuntu using this very helpful guide. Everyone using a Mac can connect and print perfectly. Windows on the other hand will ...
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How to allow guest access in SAMBA

So basically, I'm having the exact same issue as the guy in this thread. I can see the samba print share, but not access it from windows. The top answer, which looks promising states that I must do ...
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HP printer will print and scan from browser but not from printing utility

I am trying to fix a friends printing issues with his HP Envy 5530. He switched internet provider earlier this week and since then he has not been able to scan or print. His computer is on a wired ...
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Setup network printer with 2 routers (modem-router and wireless-router )

I have a network printer (HP Office Jet 6000), I want to setup this printer in my network. This is my network structure: ISP --> Modem (10.0.0.2) --> WIFI (LAN: 10.0.0.3, WAN: 192.168.0.1) --> ...
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Windows - two printers with different formats

I've run into a weird problem. We have a computer with two printers installed from server; one standard A4 and one which prints small labels. When printing from Internet Explorer to the default A4-...
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Non Compatible Print server

i have a HP P1006 and a TP-Link TL-PS110U my printer is not in compatibility list of this print server. and it's said on top of its list "Not compatible with host based printers" i was just wondering ...
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Print job error information on Windows 7?

When a print job goes to "error" status, is there any way to get more detailed information on what exactly went wrong?
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HP Laserjet printers do not work in a specific office network, works in others

We have a HP LJ 3055 at a branch office which stopped printing. Replacement LJ 3055 also didn't work there. RAW, port 9100. Printing problems affect a single LAN. Same printers work in other office. ...
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Print on Airprint Printer on Ubuntu Linux stopped working

I have a Kyocera FS-1320D connected to an Apple TimeMachine. I were able to print on it from my Ubuntu machine but one day (possibly after an update) it stopped working. The windows machine from a ...
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Suddenly can't print to network printer--except via telnet/browser connection to port 9100

I have a laptop running Windows 7 64-bit and an HP 7310 OfficeJet. I've been printing to this printer for years. It has a fixed IP address on my home network. The printer configuration on my computer ...
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Brand New HP Color LaserJet M452dn will not print out of box

I have a brand new Color LaserJet M452dn and I just plugged it in. Gave it a manual IP address. I can get to the homepage for the printer on the address. I can add the printer by IP address but when I ...
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Can't print from network printer, same computer, different user

2 computers and a server.. Network printer shared by server, User A can print using this network printer fine from computer B User B can print using this network printer fine from computer A User A ...
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Multi-function printer losing wireless connectivity

My Richo MP C2550 multi-function printer is losing wireless connectivity. It is hooked up wirelessly to my home router for printing from two Mac computers at home. About half the time we can't ...
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Windows 10 printing only working locally. Shared printer doesn't print

after updating to windows 10 I have a problem with one of my printers. Both printers work locally but only one works as shared printer. The second printer receives the printing job but it just ...
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Do I need a LDAP Server For RICOH Scan to Email?

We have a RICOH Aficio MP C2051 at my workplace. Our office does not have its own server or domain, and I noted that in the manual, it says we need to Set Up LDAP in order to use Scan to E-mail. Also, ...
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Obtain MAC Address from network printer via CMD

I'm trying to find the MAC address for my network printer using cmd. I've tried using nbtstat -a (ipaddress) and it says host not found. But the IP works when I ping it. Is there another command ...
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Network Printer spool ; spool speed ; twice normal and then once slow

Network Printer spooling ; twice normal and then once slow. My printer is Konica Minolta photocopier like bizhub283. I have some problems. That is about speed to spool printing. I am very ...
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Is is possible to use Brother MFC-J5720DW with Linux?

I read some good reviews about this network printer/scanner, and noticed that it can scan to email or FTP. So I made the flawed(?) assumption that the printer would work independently without a ...
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Disable SNMP Status on all TCP/IP Printer Ports

On Windows 7 / 8[.1], you can configure printer and port information via the command line as the administrator, for example: cd /d %WINDIR%\System32\Printing_Admin_Scripts\en-US prnmngr -s computer-...
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Network Printer works on LAN but not on Wifi

We have an Asus laptop (ASUS ZenBook UX305UA), fresh from the box, windows 10, all the drivers are the latest ones. Connects to our Wifi, and can connect to the internet fine. but when I try to ...
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Sharing Canon lbp2900b printer from Win 10 to Win Xp

We have a Laptop with Win 10(64bit) and a pc with Win Xp(32 bit). We have connected the pc and the laptop via the lan cable, the laptop is connected via wifi and the pc with xp via lan cable to the ...
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Can Only Print When Local Admin

We have a user on our domain that just of over a week ago that printing stopped working to our network printers. All other people can print to these printers without issue and if someone else logs ...
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Adding a network printer for all users on a single Windows 7 machine

Is there a simple way to make sure that anyone that logs into a single machine will have access to a network printer without going out to download the printer drivers from the print server? I've tried ...
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I cannot add a network printer to my windows 10 machine. Access is denied even when I set no username or password

I posted this on serverfault, but they have voted I move this question to this forum and I am unable to delete the question. Here is my scenario: I have two computers, one a windows 8.1 machine that ...
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Cannot add a network printer to Windows 10 machine. Access Denied

Here is my scenario: I have two computers, one a windows 8.1 machine that hosts the HP LaserJet 4100 printer. It has a LPT port, which is used by the printer. I have printed pages on the printer ...
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Connect to an upper level network's device

I have the following local network: My laptop is running windows 8.1. When I connect to the network through cable (B) windows automatically detects the printer and I am all set to print, But when ...
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brother printer firmware update password reset

While trying to update my brother printer (DCP-8080DN) firmware, the java program asks for a admin password, and says that it could only have been altered by a BRadmin program, otherwise the default ...
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My wireless Epson printer appears offline, often. Why?

I've got an Epson WF-3540 printer. It is connected to our network wirelessly. It used to not give us any problems until I had to reset the router. Now the printer hardly ever works for us, because it ...
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Windows 7 network printer to automatically print to a folder on the server

I manage a small cyber cafe at a library and we want printing support for all the clients on the public network. However, most of the equipment that we have access to doesn't allow any form of ...
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How to delete non-existing printers in Windows?

A few network printers have been removed from the print server and I wish to automatically remove them by a script (e.g. using objPrinter.delete_ in vbs) from any client still referencing them; ...
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How to monitored Network Printers and dedicated printers?

Im using a some network printers. there around 10 network printers around me. Some printers are shared through the Print Server and some printers are Dedicated. Im trying a solution for Monitor ...
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Cannot upload drivers : printer name is empty string in Windows

I use CUPS web interface 631 to create a printer, reload samba, then try to upload driver to it. I use RHEL 5.6, samba 3.6.21. Unfortunately, even if printer name appears on the server root and ...
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Connect printer via IP using print server

I have a problem connecting my PC with a printer via IP. This printer doesn't have network adapter so I purchase a print server to make it available in my network. What I have done: I assigned a ...
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About printer name

I have a printer installed and sharing on a server, which is having a meaningful naming When I right click the printer and connect it then go to Device and Printers, it becomes the printer model ...
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Network Printers, Group Policy & Normal Users

I have a strange issue and I am wondering if someone can explain the answer to me. My system is running a GPO with a security policy. Within that policy I have the following setting enabled: Devices: ...
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Sharp MX4101N trouble, Kubuntu 15.10 Printer Setup

I'm having trouble specifically adding a Sharp MX-4101N printer to my Kubuntu 15.10 install. This printer is networked but is not recognized as similar networked printers are on my machine. Most ...