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how can i setup my laptop to be able to print remote on my printer

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Windows 98 Laptop? Dot Matrix Printer?

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Clearly, you should recognize that we need more information than what you've given us.. What operating system is used on the laptop? Is the printer connected to a second, say desktop computer? What make and model is the printer? Where is the printer located exactly? On your home network? In another country, connected to a different computer? Or are you wanting the computer to connect to a printer server which has no computer at all on the printer end? If so, do you have a network? Wireless or wired?

Hope this helps and let us know more.


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Well, first you create a network between the two, then you make sure the printer is shared, install the drivers on the secondary computer, and troubleshoot any firewall issues you may run into.

In short, you both neglected to provide enough useful details as well as use Google to find any of the hundreds of web pages that cover this topic in great detail. I see no reason to duplicate that effort.

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Maybe even

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a Wireless router and a wireless print server, if the printer, whatever make and model is compatible.


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