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I've followed advice from three websites and two users from Yahoo Answers, and none of them worked. I've read your instructions and I think it really helped. MS says use the vista driver which did not work. HP has no win7 driver for this yet so had to use the deskjet 5550 driver. his comment is here

I wouldn't have thought of the other possibility without this initial problem solving. Adria Richards 572 331 visningar 8:54 Share files and folders with other computers on your network - Längd: 9:21. Thank you for helping us maintain CNET's great community. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - vista networking well and truly sucks by jb53 / March 22, 2007 1:02 PM PDT In reply to: Simple Solution well, I got http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/12246/share-a-printer-on-your-network-from-vista-or-xp-to-windows-7/

How To Share Printer In Windows Xp To Windows 7

JEFF92RS says: 7 years ago after step 2 I get stuck. I can now print from my Windows 7 laptop again. I'll do it on my other laptops too! When I checked my reg I found the key missing.

Computerbasics 214 610 visningar 5:07 How to set up a Network Printer on XP - Längd: 8:39. I run the troubleshooter and it cannot solve the problem. It just get's added on the printer's tasks. How To Share A Printer In Windows 7 To Xp Mode It even works on a wireless connection via Router Access Point!

When I do the "add a printer" process, it sees the printer via the wireless network. The Windows 7 machine shows the printer (HPC5380) as default, but wont print. October 20, 2011 George Great directions re XP desktop (Epson CX8400 printer attached) and W7 desktop, but can't make laptop Vista talk to printer. https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb727037.aspx I was having trouble getting the Windows 7 computer to work through my Windows XP computer until I clicked "NO" to sharing.

Is there any way by which I can use the printer from my Windows 7 machine? Printer Sharing Steps In Windows 7 Depending on what your printer is, sharing it should be easier as Vista and Windows 7 do a much better job of automatically locating the drivers. Contact the administrator odf this server if you have the access permisions. Any suggestions?

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Again select the “Computer Name” tab and you can place yourself in the designated workgroup.

All very frustrating. How To Share Printer In Windows Xp To Windows 7 September 2, 2010 David I'm having a similar issue to John; all XP machines on my network can ping the Windows 7 machine, but the Windows 7 machine cannot ping or How To Share Printer In Windows Xp To Windows 7 64 Bit Thanks John having a bad Monday.

Thank you for trying. http://wikisky.net/how-to/changingicons-on-desktop.html everytime I open up the nework and sharing center it acts as if it just woke up for the very first time and is out conquering new potentially dangerous devices in I didn't have printer problems after. Done the Work network change from Homegroup, checked the workgroup name on all machines, made sure network discovery + no passwords + lower security encyption were set correclty, sorted out the Network Windows 7 And Xp Computers Together

Are the machines rebelling for more donuts? Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Printer Sharing on XP/ Vista Network by Jantojr / February 19, 2008 10:33 PM PST In reply to: re:Plz Help - Printer Sharing Copyright © 2006-2017 How-To Geek, LLC All Rights Reserved

Get exclusive articles before everybody else. weblink I have a new windows 7 laptop and had the same printer issues.

Thank you! Network Windows 10 And Vista In Win7 you can group shared folders by comment, which results in a nicer allignment of you folders. I have checked firewall settings, and everything else I can think of, but no success.

THANKS Daniel says: 5 years ago This is the best help I ever found!

Next, up I will try other applications. Logga in Transkription Statistik 215 841 visningar 315 Gillar du videoklippet? MANY THANKS TO THIS FORUM! How To Share Printer In Windows Xp To Windows 10 August 2, 2010 Roy Zuniga I left out one small detail in my recent comments , When I went to my internet security suite(Mcafee) and looked at the log viewer ,

Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended. When I try to print, the print job goes to the XP box's print queue, but instead of printing, the queue just says "Error - printing." I've tried several different drivers I spent a lot of time researching how to do it and went down a lot of blind alleys and finally found this site. http://wikisky.net/how-to/outlook-com-print-e-mails.html I've been trying for a couple hours and, with your instructions, it worked the first time.

This seems to have done the trick! Arbetar ... Next problem I am tackling is to connect up my VISTA Laptop to my Samsung ML-2510 printer shared from Computer2. Roger says: 5 years ago Thank you Aseem.

Two are WIN xp pro and my main one is WIN 7 PRO x64. The local install worked without a hitch for my HP installed on a Windows 7 machine. Nothing. This might work as well for most other win 7 non supported printer models!

Here is what I discovered. ethernet - I knew that hello) but being as it is over a year old they will charge me $35 to check the connections (already done by local PC tech group).Mike January 2, 2011 Christina Thank you so much for your help! Please, give me the steps.

Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - hi by sibashis / March 23, 2008 5:36 PM PDT In reply to: re:Plz Help - Printer Sharing on XP/Vista Network hi the chmod 777 and you get everything. So I Just cannot thank you enough for htis. After trying dozens of "help Geek" internet articles on this topic, yours is the first one that covers ALL the steps.

for the info by bierbr1 / March 21, 2008 10:06 AM PDT In reply to: re:Plz Help - Printer Sharing on XP/Vista Network Worked as described, at least until the Vista Reset Post Submit Post Hardware Forums Desktop · 24,975 discussions Laptops · 2,483 discussions Hardware · 18,796 discussions Networks · 41,257 discussions Storage · 1,987 discussions Peripheral · 2,045 discussions Latest then installed it this way. Any solutions?