After several frustrating hours trying to get a new windows 7 desktop to see a printer on my XP "main" puter, I was ready to take the new box back. i was stuck for a copule of days but after going through your post, it only took me 2 minutes to fix the problem. All Rights Reserved Tom's Hardware Guide ™ Ad choices Help Desk Geek Search Menu Windows Windows 8 Windows 7 Windows Vista Windows XP Reviews Software Tools Products Tips How-To Help Desk Brilliant!!! http://softwaredevelopercertification.com/windows-7/vista-cannot-connect-to-xp-shared-printer.php
sanchezm says: 6 years ago I have tried this and it does not work for me. Leave a comment Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. I just made the the key as is and all has worked fine. Thursday, November 05, 2009 1:18 AM Reply | Quote All replies 1 Sign in to vote Previous systems cannot join HomeGroup, so we will still need to use the orignial share
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You rule. Many thanks !!! Good luck. The RX500 is an older all-in-one and Epson does not provide a Win 7 driver for it.
Thank you so much for your help. Cheers. Go to Start, Settings, Printer and Faxes and select Add Printer. How To Share Printer In Windows 7 32 Bit And 64 Bit I have looked through all the drivers in the Driver Store repository, but, apparently, Win 7 renames drivers with cryptic file names.
That I have not found on Dell or microsoft. How To Share Files Between Windows 7 And Xp My Vista system has this Reports: · Posted 4 years ago Top twilight-arbo Posts: 6 This post has been reported. I even connected the W7 directly to the printer as a true local device. bamim2 says: 6 years ago I followed these steps & they almost worked.
How To Share Printer In Windows Xp To Windows 7
All have the same workgroup in them need help with this. the whole thing was completed in an hr. Network Windows 10 And Vista Upon saving the setting, select the memory stick option. 14. How To Share Files Between Vista And Windows 10 Make sure the printer is on.
Rarely are help articles so well written and successful. http://softwaredevelopercertification.com/windows-7/win-7-cannot-connect-to-xp-shared-printer.php computer and no matter whether i set the pasword to off on on on my newest windows 7 computer the other 2 computers are ask for a user ID and Password. Insert the same memory stick which you used to save the network settings from the Windows XP machine. 2. If this doesnt work, try turning off the win 7 permissions or at least lower it with the slide bar (start, permissions in the search box, that scoot the slide bar Printer Sharing In Windows 7 Step By Step Pdf
You should now be able to connect to it.
Otherwise you cannot install any network printer.
Thanks tpayne105 says: 7 years ago wow that was fairly easy!
and I will see the if it will work.
Then locate your Windows 7 and XP machines in the network.
On the Host Computer, follow the Sharing steps. 3.
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LMonson says: 6 years ago Thank you! How To Share Printer In Windows Xp To Windows 7 64 Bit Step 7: Now choose the printer driver from the list or download the latest driver for the printer and choose Have Disk. Catcher says: 6 years ago THANK YOU!!!!
I finnally found the firmware at support.dell.com under the vista 64.
You asked for an example of a working computer and the one that wasnt working for comparison so I gave both. To lacate on manually, click OK. Reviewing the ASUS Cerberus keyboard - Affordable gaming done right! How To Share Printer In Windows 7 Step By Step What if the printer was not on the list?
How to Record Your Desktop and Create a Screencast on Windows How to Sync Any Folder to the Cloud With Symbolic Links 5 Ways to Run Linux Software on Windows Nest The information you provided was easy to follow and did the job. Set Windows 7 Share Settings On the Windows 7 machine we need to set up a few things in Advanced Sharing Settings. this content Can't get printer 2 to print.
Please help. Please help. My two printers are connected via USB to my Windows 7 Desktop, both work perfectly. Any ideas?