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Windows 7: Printer not Detected After connecting Router

27 Jun 2015   #1
Ijas619

Windows 7 ultimate x64
 
 
Printer not Detected After connecting Router

Hi.
My printer Canon ir2230 after connecting router recently. I was using a switch only before. Before connecting router there was no problem. My printer is connected via network.


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27 Jun 2015   #2
GokAy

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Is it getting the correct IP address? Maybe the printer needs to be re-configured if it was static before.

Can you reach printer with IP Address?
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27 Jun 2015   #3
CountryBumkin

Windows 7 Home Premium
 
 

Go into the Router settings and then go to the wireless setup and look for the SSID (its the routers wireless connection name) and there would be a password (a network key or shared key). There may be an automatic "SSID broadcast" to look for wireless devices or may need to initiate that action.

To get to the Router setup you typically enter 192.168.1.1 0r 192.168.0.1 (it could also be 192.168.1.254 or 192.168.0.254 but that is not as common) in the address bar of your Internet Explorer browser.
See if you can get to this step. Then post back.

Also what brand and model is your Router.

Lastly it may only take reinstalling the printer driver. Canon iR2230 Driver Download - Support Canon But I'd check the Router settings first.
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28 Jun 2015   #4
Ijas619

Windows 7 ultimate x64
 
 

All you have to do is go and change the ip in the printer to ip of the router and install driver.
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