[svlug] getting "Connecting to printer..." in status when I try to print - is it a problem with my hub or cable to networked printer?
freepalestin at dslextreme.com
Wed May 14 23:54:20 PDT 2014
My face is red now!
When I did the self test on the printer I did *not* read the entire IP
address since for forever the first three sets of numbers have been
the same. I finally looked at the IP address and saw the first three
sets of numbers have changed - that did the trick! I can print.
Argh! I profusely apologize for being sloppy and careless and not
fully checking everything before posting my question.
thank you everyone who responded!
On Wed, May 14, 2014 at 9:05 AM, Darlene Wallach
<freepalestin at dslextreme.com> wrote:
> I'm getting "Connecting to printer..." in the status when I try to
> print. I have a networked printer through a hub.
> Is it a problem with the hub or the the cable?
> Two laptops are connected with the hub and I have access to the
> internet. There have been times when I've had trouble getting one or
> other of the laptops connected but that is not a problem now. When I
> had trouble with my laptops, I would unplug and plugin the cable to
> the hub until I could get a connection.
> Does anyone have any advice?
> equal justice under law
equal justice under law
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