Printer problems on home network

  al1234 07:49 30 Jul 03

After installing a home network with two computers using Windows XP on both PC?s, my X73 Lexmark printer with not print on the second PC. I have been through the process of installing the drivers on the second PC but when it comes to print there is an error message stating CANNOT COMMUNICATE WITH THE PRINTER. I have 600k broadband and that works great on both PCs but there is a problem with sharing documents as well as the printer problem, if anyone has any ideas on these problems please help?

  Bebee 09:02 30 Jul 03

Have you got a firewall running? With Norton I had to configure it to allow sharing as the default settings block it. I presume you have set the printer and folders to share.

  al1234 21:03 30 Jul 03


You were right both problems are now solved many thanks

  Bebee 05:59 31 Jul 03

Pleased you got it sorted.

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