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Windows 7: Lap-Top/PC connection to printer

23 Jan 2010   #1

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Lap-Top/PC connection to printer

At the moment I have a printer linked up to my Windows Vista PC upstairs with a wireless connection to my wireless modem router downstairs. I have a lap-top with Windows 7 also connected to the modem router via wireless for Internet access.

I was wondering how I could link for to print from web pages that i am viewing on my lap-top to the printer up the stairs. Can this be done?

Any Advise would be off help

Yours Sincerely

The Cherubim

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23 Jan 2010   #2

W7 Ultimate 64bit W7 Premium 64bit W7 Premium 32bit WXP Home 32bit

Welcome to Seven Forums!

You'll need to set up a workgroup on both machines.

Here's a tutorial that should help:

Sharing files and printers with different versions of Windows - Help & How-to - Microsoft Windows

Give that a try and let us know!
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