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Old 10-18-2005, 03:59 PM   #11 (permalink)
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I know....that is really strange...

ohhh well!!

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Old 10-18-2005, 04:16 PM   #12 (permalink)
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i'm guessing that the wireless network is connected through the lan. if so, does the the network allow for the wireless traffic to come accross all ports? This is possibly a configuration issue on the ports and ACLS for the wireless connections...

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why would you wireless a printer?
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Type the server address in:


\\hebfps001 Hit enter

Should bring up the drives and directories, at least it does in mine

Then I go to the printer I want to connect to
Right click on it and click on "Connect"

Then its mapped
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Old 10-18-2005, 11:06 PM   #15 (permalink)
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I have that problem sometimes (wired), and I have to actually share/map to the drive. Try going into my computer and map to the network drive that way.

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