Installing Wizard for Network Printers
Get to know more about tips to install the network printer wizard
The installation wizard is a set of programs which facilitates the easy installation of the devices. The network printer wizard helps you in connecting and installing the printer to your system without any mistake. It allows you to share your printer in a network. So you could perform your printing job with great speed and consistency. The installation of the network printer wizard in the modern printers includes four steps. They are device selection, protocol and print path selection, printer driver selection and the installation completion step. After the selection of the printer and the IP addressing in the network printer wizard installation, some of the recent printers installs automatically. When you select the specific model and the name of the printer, the network printer wizard automatically installs the compatible drivers for the printer.
Below mentioned are tips to install the network printer wizard:
- Connection Tips
- IP Addressing
- Add Printer Wizard
Before starting the installation of the network printer wizard, make the connections between the printer, router and the computer properly. Connect your printer to the network by connecting the one end of a cable to your router and other end to the network port in your printer. Switch on your printer and wait till it starts. The printer server could help you a lot in the sharing the printer in your network.
This step helps you to fix an IP address to your printer. The IP address helps your computer to find your printer on the network. All network printers provide you a printed configuration sheet which provides you the basic information about your printer and the current network configuration. In most of the printers, this is done by pressing the Menu button provided with the printer. Then select the print configuration from the information option.
Add Printer Wizard
This step is done for adding the printer to your computer. Select the 'Printers and faxes' from the start button. It could be also selected from the control panel. Then add a printer wizard appears and click 'Next' button to get started. From the next window select your printer, whether it is a local printer or a network printer. You would be asked to select the printer port while clicking the 'Next' button. You should select the 'Create a new port' option and select the Standard TCP/IP Port. Then make the proper changes and click 'Finish'.
iYogi is a leading provider of online subscription-based technical support services offered directly to consumers and small businesses across a wide range of computing and communications devices and software. With a pool of thousands of tech experts, the company offers its services primarily through long-term unlimited service subscription plans of 1 to 3 years, on a 24/7 basis 365 days a year. Our Annual Subscription covers the following services:
- Comprehensive support for Installing Wizard for Network Printers.
- Diagnostic & repair for your technologies.
- Troubleshoot software errors.
- Update drivers and security to protect against online threats.
- Connect to Internet, devices and peripherals.
- Optimize your computer’s speed and performance.
Unlimited access to wide range of service offerings, all year around! iYogi’s resolution rates are amongst the highest in the technical support industry.