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Windows 7: Printer Sharing Issue

29 May 2011   #1
tkofaith

Windows 7 Home Edition 32 bit
 
 
Printer Sharing Issue

Hi!

I just upgraded my home pc to win7. My laptop has had it for some time. Previously, before either had win7, I had a home network set up and could print from any user on the laptop. Now, I can only print from the administrator. When I try to add the printer on any other user acct it cannot find the printer. I've been at this for hours and can't figure it out. I have a workgroup set up.

Thanks for your help. Let me know if you need more information.

Blessings,

Tim


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30 May 2011   #2
tkofaith

Windows 7 Home Edition 32 bit
 
 

Nevermind.
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30 May 2011   #3
seavixen32

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-Bit
 
 

A quick look in the Tutorials will give you a wealth of information.

File Sharing - Between XP and W7 (and vice versa)
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31 May 2011   #4
tkofaith

Windows 7 Home Edition 32 bit
 
 

Thanks. It turned out to be an issue with my firewall settings.

Tim
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31 May 2011   #5
seavixen32

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-Bit
 
 

OK, thanks for letting us know.
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