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Old 08-11-2008, 12:58 AM   #1
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Exclamation Printer Problem

I have installed a printer in my Fedora Core 8 system locally whose details are:

Printer model no:- HP 2600n
IP address of system :-
Operating System :- Fedora Core 8

Now i want to use this printer as a network printer so that i can use it from any system in my Lab:

How to do it??? Plzz tell me urgent
Old 08-11-2008, 02:12 AM   #2
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if it's so urgent..

install cups ...acces it's web page ..

configure the printer...set the options to be accessed from another computer (share), on the client computer (if windows)..add new printer network - http://ip.pc.with.printer:631/.printers/nameofprinter

try reading CUPS docs

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