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Windows 7: I have a printer discovery problem in Windows 7

14 Nov 2015   #1

W7 Prof 64 bit
I have a printer discovery problem in Windows 7

My other wireless printer works okay. But one does not.

Windows 7 cannot find it. It is in my router with a static ip.
Add printer routine cannot find it, no how, no way.

Any ideas would be appreciated.

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14 Nov 2015   #2

W7 Prof 64 bit

I solved the problem by using a different ip address.
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 I have a printer discovery problem in Windows 7

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