HP iPAQ RW6815 - Wireless printing? - Techist - Tech Forum

Go Back   Techist - Tech Forum > Computer Hardware > Hardware Repairs and Troubleshooting
Closed Thread
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 02-04-2008, 04:06 PM   #1 (permalink)
True Techie
manowar's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2006
Posts: 191
Default HP iPAQ RW6815 - Wireless printing?

Hi all,

I own a HP iPAQ RW6815 PDA.

Now, I've got it all hooked up to my wireless network at home, I can browse the net etc, no problems at all.

However, I'm trying to fathom out how I can print from the PDA to one of my printers on my LAN. The printers are setup via simple sharing (you have to have the PC with the printer connected in order to print to it via another PC).

Does anyone know how I can achieve this? I've read the manual, I've looked on the net but I can't seem to get it to work.


"Heart, faith & steel".
manowar is offline  
Old 02-06-2008, 07:30 AM   #2 (permalink)
Newb Techie
Join Date: Jan 2008
Posts: 20
Default Re: HP iPAQ RW6815 - Wireless printing?

I don't really know anything about pdas, but I know firewalls(windows, mcafee, norton) all have issues with sharing stuff, and you have to enable the windows file and printer sharing in the firewall settings specifically. It's kind of a hassle, and the menus are usually pretty well hidden, but once it's done, it's done.

I wish I could help more. The firewall thing is just a kink that I run into quite often.
coolshmo is offline  
Closed Thread

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Intel Proset Wireless Utility advanced problems Tonberry Computer Networking and Internet Hardware 3 02-02-2008 03:58 PM
Wireless Access Point Issue didi Computer Networking and Internet Hardware 2 01-21-2008 07:23 PM
Everything Wireless has Disappeared kalbifornia Computer Networking and Internet Hardware 3 11-21-2007 09:28 PM
Wireless printing....need setup help krazyq Hardware Repairs and Troubleshooting 3 11-06-2007 07:27 PM
Wireless Network Collapse (Urgent - Help Please!) Cunjo Computer Networking and Internet Hardware 7 05-21-2007 08:34 AM

Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities

Copyright 2002-2015 Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:54 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.