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Windows 7: Window 10 will not connect to shared local printer on Windows 7

17 Dec 2018   #1
JoeIrwin

Windows 7 Professional 64-bit
 
 
Window 10 will not connect to shared local printer on Windows 7

My home network has two computers, Windows 10 Pro and Windows 7 Pro, shared on a HOMEGROUP. For many months the Win 10 computer has shared a local HP LaserJet printer connected (LPT1) to my Win 7 machine. Recently, after an automated windows update, my Windows 10 will NO longer connect to the shared printer on the Win 7 machine. When I go to ADD PRINTER, no shared printer shows up. However, I can see the shared printer in the network section of Windows Explorer. Please help. Thanks!


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17 Dec 2018   #2
samuria

win 8 32 bit
 
 

You have posted this on ten forums and it has been replied to homegroup has now gone
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