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Chapter 18. Networking (for Those Corpor... > Using a Network Printer - Pg. 172

Networking (for Those Corporate Types) 172 Using a Network Printer To use a network printer, you must add the printer to your Printers folder. However, before you can add a network printer you must set printer sharing options on the computer that is connected to the printer, as explained earlier in this chapter. You then can run the Add Printer Wizard and select the network printer from a list of available printers. Take the following steps: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. Click the Start button, point to Settings, and click Printers. The contents of the Printers folder appears. Click Add Printer. The Add Printer Wizard appears. Click Next. The Wizard asks if you want to install a local or network printer. Click Network Printer and click Next. The Wizard prompts you to specify the path to the printer. Click the Browse button. The Browse for Printer dialog box displays a list of all computers on the network. Click the plus sign next to your workgroup's icon and click the plus sign next to the computer that is connected to the printer. The printer's icon appears, as shown in Figure 18.6.