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Wireless printing

by buzytee / January 8, 2013 6:58 AM PST

I want to be able to connect my Canon MX700 printer via ethernet cable to my Linksys Router - WRT54G2, with the ultimate goal of having only the printer and router on, and able to print wirelessly from my iPad, MacBook and/or iPhone. Is this possible, and if so, how?

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I have the mx870 and
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / January 8, 2013 7:31 AM PST
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It does that. All I needed to do was install the Canon print drivers on each machine. But for iPad and iPhone you have to install some printing app. Do you have such?

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Mac machines app
by buzytee / January 9, 2013 7:30 AM PST
In reply to: I have the mx870 and

No I don't have a print app for the Mac machines, any suggestions?

Thanks for the reply.

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On the MacPro, just install the driver from
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / January 9, 2013 8:53 AM PST
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