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Chapter 8. SHARING RESOURCES ON THE NETWORK > How Network Printing Works

How Network Printing Works

Before we take a look at how you would configure a network print server, let's discuss how network printing actually works. We have already talked about how communication between a client computer and a server is handled by the network client software and the server's NOS.

When a user prints a document from a network client using application software to a network printer, the redirector on the client machine sends the data out onto the network to the print server computer that controls the particular network printer.


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