wireless printing question

  Newuser2 17:49 29 Dec 07
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Is it possible to get my printer to print from my laptop via my Belkin wireless repeater.
My desktop is is hard wired to the printer etc.
I'm fed up with having to disconnect USB cables etc.
Is there a dongle that can be fitted into the USB connection on the printer so that the laptop can talk to the printer.

  retep888 18:44 29 Dec 07

<<Is it possible to get my printer to print from my laptop via my Belkin wireless repeater>>

Do you mean wireless router?

You can set the printer to be shared,and then set up home networking with file & printer sharing turned on,install printer driver thru' it.

<<Is there a dongle that can be fitted into the USB connection on the printer so that the laptop can talk to the printer>>

No,but you can either have a printer server or better still one of this combinations click here

  Newuser2 20:40 29 Dec 07

Looks like I'll have to stick with unplugging cables for a while then.
Thanks for your help.

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