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Old 04-29-2013, 06:12 AM   #1
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Exclamation accessing Windows Shared Printer


i have got a windows shared printer on one of my windows servers, now i am trying to add the same wireless printer to print from a RHEL. when i hit the verify button i receive this error THIS PRINTER SHARE IS NOT ACCESSIBLE
 
Old 04-29-2013, 06:13 AM   #2
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If it's a wireless printer on your network then why not print direct to it rather than through a windows share?
 
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i have tried direct using AppSocket/HP jetDirect. the printer is not responding when i print test page
 
Old 04-29-2013, 06:32 AM   #4
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Ok, usual stuff to check, that you can ping the printer, and that there's no firewall blocking port 9100 between your linux box and your printer.
 
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no firewall is blocking anything and i can ping the printer
 
  


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