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Windows 7: Sharing printers linked to W7 computer with Linux

24 Aug 2016   #1
SJLPHI

W7 Pro 64 and 32 bit, 2 laptops
 
 
Sharing printers linked to W7 computer with Linux

Hello, I am currently sharing 2 of my printers out of my desktop with the local wifi network. I was able to access these printers from other windows devices, but I'm having a bit of "fun" trying to access them from my linux computers.

Any starter tips? I did quite a bit of google search, most explain how to share Linux printers with windows computers, not the other way.


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