Wireless Server Printer
Tips to configure printer in wireless network and set-up printer in a wireless servers?
A wireless server printer would allow more than one printers to be shared conveniently across a Wi-Fi network. Generally these types of servers for home networks are available in both 802.11b and 802.11g. This wireless print server must be connected to printers by using network cable which is normally USB 1.1 or USB 2.0. For this, it is possible to connect itself to a wireless router over Wi-Fi. It could be joined by using an Ethernet cable. In wireless printing, users in that wireless network have the freedom to print wirelessly. The Print servers are very compact to use and that would include a built-in wireless antenna and also the LED lights to indicate its status.
Following are the tips to configure printer in wireless network:
- Configure printer in wireless network
- Set-up printer on wireless servers.
- Tips to remember
Configure printer in wireless network
You would need a wireless computer having wireless network card. Then you have to buy the wireless router. And set-up that router to system by connecting and installing software. Then try to buy the best wireless printer and connect that to router. Its setup is also very easy. You have to select 'Start', then select 'Control panel'. Then go to 'hardware device', in that find printer. On the toolbar, you need to click 'Add printer'. Then click the box 'Add a wireless'. Then the system would search for the printer and you have to click that. Thus, it would be connected to the wireless network.
Set-up printer on wireless servers
If your printer has got any USB port, then you could plug in a wireless server printer. When it is being connected to server, it doesn’t need to connect printer to PC. In the set-up of printer, you would plug the printer to the printer server. The server should be connected to the router using Ethernet cable. Meanwhile, you need to install software on your system and configure connection. Most print server would include set-up software on a CD-ROM. This has to be installed on one computer, in order to complete the initial configuration of the device. It would also requires client software be installed on each system for using a printer.
The printer and the printer server should be compatible, otherwise, it would create issues. So always make sure that the server and the printer are compatible. You have to place the computers near the router, otherwise, it would not be able to access the network. As a result, the printing also could not be done. Make sure that the wireless server and router have not any hardware complaints. The wireless print servers have to be configured with the correct network name (SSID) and also encryption setting.
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