Connect Wireless Printer to Laptop
Do you want to learn about the various tips to connect a wireless printer to a laptop?
Wireless printer can be connected to a laptop without taking much strain. The wireless home network is increasingly becoming popular now days due to the latest advancement in the technology along with the better availability of parts to support this type of architecture. In the laptop, the users have to go to the 'Printers and Faxes' section, then they have to click 'Add Printer' option which is under the 'Printer task' section on the left. Select a printer directly or a network printer attached to another system and click 'Next'. The users will be now able to use the default option and browse for the selected printer or click the second option. Then the users should enter the name of the printer and click on 'Next'.
The following are some of the tips to connect a laptop to a wireless printer:
- Using Bluetooth
- Connecting wireless network from printer using console keys
- Other tips
Laptop can be connected to the wireless printer if there is a built in Bluetooth inside the printer. It makes it very convenient for the users to use the printer without creating any interference. It also helps in fast transferring of data. This particular feature also enables the users to carry around the device and use it.
Connecting wireless network from printer using console keys
It is always better to connect the wireless printer to the system using the console keys. The users should uninstall the model of that particular printer from your system if it is installed. It is recommended not to change the network settings frequently.
When you are connected to the network, users should go to the 'Control Panel' and open 'Printers and Faxes'. A window will appear and click on the 'Printer' window. Then click on the 'Add Printer' option in order to start the Add Printer Wizard. Usually the first screen of the Wizard is the welcome screen and in the second screen users should select the type of printer they want to add and click 'Next'. The users should make sure that they enter the right name and path for the printer. When the connection gets established depending upon your network access rights, printer access rights and local installation rights, then the printer gets added to your list.
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