Set up Wireless Printer
What is a wireless printer and how to set up wireless printer?
Printer is an output device that helps to make hard copies. Printers are available in different types. Printers differ in the technology used to make copies. DOT matrix printer, ink jet printer and laser printer are some examples types of printers. Printers are classified into two types according to the medium used to send data from computer. They are wireless printers and wired printers. Wired printers use a physical medium to send data between computer and the printer. You need to install the correct printer driver for your wireless printer in your system. Incompatible drivers might trouble you while printing documents. You could get online help and support from the manufacturer to use wireless printer in your system.
Following are some information about wireless printer, role and benefits of wireless printer and the things to keep in mind while installing it:
- Wireless printer
- Roles and features
- Things to keep in mind
Wireless printer is a type of printer which does not use a physical medium to connect to computers. Most of the other printers use a cable to connect with computer. Wireless printers use different types of wireless network technology. Using a wireless printer, you could easily connect your printer to the local network.
Roles and features
Major role of your wireless printer is to provide hard copy documents in the computer without a physical medium to transfer data. It uses either Bluetooth technology or Wi-Fi to send the data that you want to make copy. If you connected your wireless printer to the network, you could make hard copies from all the computers in the network.
If your wireless printer uses a Bluetooth technology you need to ensure that your system has a Bluetooth adapter. Otherwise, you might fail to use your wireless printer in your system. Next, you need to install the correct printer driver. After installing the printer software in your system, you need to add the printer. You could add and configure your wireless printer in the control panel. If you have any trouble with your printer, the problem would be with the wireless network. So, you need to ensure the working of wireless network in your system.
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