Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: Trying to add a networked printer.


31 Jan 2013   #1

Windows 7 Enterprise 64X
 
 
Trying to add a networked printer.

Hi,

I am a student worker and I am having a problem with a small project that I'm working on.

I have a user that wants one of our computer labs to have his networked printer added into the list of available printers. The Printer is a Brother HL-5250DN, and I already have the .inf driver. I have written a script but it does not seem to work. I am replacing the printers IP address with a generic loopback for my example.

My Script:

rundll32 printui.dll,PrintUIEntry /in 127.0.0.1 /ia /f C:\Brother\BRHL5250\BROHLA5A.inf

I put the script and .inf driver file on the server and sent the job to a computer to test it, and it failed and I am receiving error "0X00000709". Basically the error is saying that the printer cannot be found, but this is the IP address that the faculty member supplied. Any ideas as to what I did wrong, and/or how to improve this script?

Thanks in advance for any help.

My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

04 Feb 2013   #2

Windows 7 Enterprise 64X
 
 

Up. Problem is still not fixed. Any help?
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 Trying to add a networked printer.




Thread Tools



Similar help and support threads for2: Trying to add a networked printer.
Thread Forum
Solved ricoh networked printer drivers not available for win 7 pro - help Drivers
Fix: Cannot Add Win 7 Networked Printer - Driver Problem Network & Sharing
Still not able to print on networked printer Network & Sharing
can see networked XP printer but can't print Network & Sharing
Win 7 to networked XP printer Hardware & Devices
WIn 7 to networked XP printer Hardware & Devices
networked NEC P30 dot matrix printer Drivers

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:01 AM.
Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App
  

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33