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    Fix for shared printer problem in Mac?

    I have a printer in my home network which is actually connected to a Windows XP PC and now when I try to access it from my Mac, I am able to do it but the problem is when I give some document print I am not getting it all. What might be the issue? Can you please give me the fix for this problem? Thanks.

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    mohammedfazil Array
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    Re: Fix for shared printer problem in Mac?

    SOLUTION FOR PRINTING ISSUES IN MAC FROM THE NETWORK PRINTER.....



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    Printer sharing helps to minimize the computing cost of your home or office in which a single printer is shared to the network which allow multiple systems to give printout..

    NOW I WILL HELP YOU TO SET SETTINGS IN XP...

    ===>CLICK ON THE MY COMPUTER AND RIGHT CLICK AND SELECT THE PROPERTIES AND SELECT THE COMPUTER NAME TAB FROM THE MENU....

    ====>you will find the computer name and the workgroup name of your pc...

    =====>default workgroup name is WORKGROUP.

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    NOW CHECK THE SETTINGS IN MAC.....


    CHANGING THE WORKGROUP NAME IN MAC..


    ===>LAUNCH THE system preferences from the menu....

    ===>click on the network icon in the system preferences...

    ===>select edit location from the drop down menu...

    ===>create a copy of the current drive location...

    --->select the location from the lists...

    --->click on the sprocet button and select the duplicate location from the menu...

    --->type in the new name for duplicate location...

    --->click done..

    ===>click on the advanced option from the tab.....

    ===>now select the WINS tab and in the workgroup field enter the workgroup name and click done ...



    thats all you will be able to print file from the mac with the network printer....




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    mahhiads Array
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    Re: Fix for shared printer problem in Mac?

    Hello Friend,

    Reason :
    That Is Problem Of Driver Of Printer So When Download The Supported Driver Version Of Printer For MAC OS.

    Solution :

    >> Firstly Download Driver For Your Printer For The MAC OS
    >> Than Installed In Your PC
    >> After That Restart And Connected Your Printer To PC Though The USB PORT
    >> Than On The POWER Of Printer And Choose The Document For The Printing
    >> And Give The Instruction For Printing
    >> Now Your All Pages Are Print.......

    All The Best

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    samerjeet singh Array
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    Re: Fix for shared printer problem in Mac?

    hello guest
    shared printer problem is occuring due to following reasons
    1 network problem
    2 printer problem
    you can resolve this problem by following ways
    1 check your network connection
    it may be faulted
    use better network for printer sharing
    2 check both the shared printer
    3 also check printing software
    4 change if any fault found
    good luck



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