Wireless print server
Learn the features and advantages of using a wireless network and wireless print server
The requirements needed for wireless printer installation are the manual for access point and the installation CD. You need installation manual for the wireless print server. If it is not available you can download it from the website by giving the make and model number of the devices. A wireless print server might be connected to printers by a network cable, usually using USB 1.1 or USB 2.0. The print server itself could connect to a wireless router over Wi-Fi, or it might be joined using an Ethernet cable. Wireless network is a cable less network which uses the radio signal frequency for the communication. Wireless print server eliminates the need for two separate print servers. That is you could connect your system to your laser printer for business use or print digital imagery through your photo printer.
The following points discuss issues regarding the wireless network and wireless print server:
- Wireless network
- Wireless print server
- Advantages of wireless print server
Wireless network is a computer network which uses the radio signals to communicate among the computers. Wireless network is also referred to as Wi-Fi network. It is based on the IEEE 802.11 standards. It consists of multiple stations communicating with radios that broadcast in either the 2.4GHz or 5GHz band. You need a wireless networking card to configure the kernel with the appropriate wireless networking support.
Wireless print server
Wireless print servers are devices which use wireless links instead of printer cable. It is cost effective and might reduce the cost of installing a printer by avoiding the printer cable. It could be installed within short amount of time. Wireless print servers support all common printer interfaces which consist of centronics, Ethernet, and USB. Before you purchase a wireless print server, it is necessary to know about the interface of your printer.
Wireless print server allows printers to be located anywhere within wireless network range. There is no need to turn on the computer in order to print. Wireless printer allows the administrators to change computer names and other settings without having to re-configure the network printing settings. Now manufacturers include a CD set-up program with your wireless print server. Wireless print server supports a choice of WEP and WPA-PSK encryption to keep the wireless network secure from eavesdroppers and hacking.
iYogi is the fastest growing online and remote tech support provider in the direct-to-consumers and small businesses sector. Our highly skilled and experienced tech experts available, 24x7x365 will provide the best issue resolution and customer satisfaction. Our award winning and low priced Annual Subscription covers the following services:
- Comprehensive for wireless network and wireless print server
- 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 great tech support, all year around! We promise the lowest wait-time and highest resolution rate in the industry.