Sunday, September 5, 2010

Windows printer sharing ( Network printer )

We can install printer in one machine and use it in all over local network,

Following the simple steps for to do it.

Step 1 : Add printer to printer list. If you installed printer driver, your PC can detect printer automaticly.

Step 2 : Right click the printer icon in Fax and Printer in Control Pannel. You have choice in list for printer sharing. Click it.

Step 3 : Give name to sharing printer, That's all.

Step 4 : Now you can access printer anywhere in local network by your printer installed system IP.


Open run box in client machine and type //[ip address of printer installed machine] and hit enter.

A window will open with printer icon ( If there is no printer you didn't share printer properly)

Just double click it, It ask for add printer just click Ok or Yes.

Now you can see printer name in your file print options.

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