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    Hey guys, Iv got a printer that's connected to my desktop which is running XP... from there it is shared over my wireless network... when i try to connect to it using my macbook i they ask me for my printing server username and password... what should i do??

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    Not enough info to give advice - what is doing wireless - what is running XP? You could try flicking off $10 on this Get expert help with AirPort 802.11n networking: Take Control of Your 802.11n AirPort Network ebook

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    Quote Originally Posted by Collin Bl View Post
    Not enough info to give advice - what is doing wireless - what is running XP?
    I am using a Lynksis wireless N router, my desktop is connected to it by ethernet, my macbook is connected wirelessly... all windows running laptop connect to the printer with no problem... do u need anything else?

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