New To Mac-Forums?

Welcome to our community! Join the discussion today by registering your FREE account. If you have any problems with the registration process, please contact us!

Get your questions answered by community gurus Advice and insight from world-class Apple enthusiasts Exclusive access to members-only contests, giveaways and deals

Join today!

 
Start a Discussion
 

Mac-Forums Brief

Subscribe to Mac-Forums Brief to receive special offers from Mac-Forums partners and sponsors

Join the conversation RSS
Internet, Networking, and Wireless Discussion of networking, internet, and wireless including Apple's Airport products.

PC Won't print to Airport USB Printer


Post Reply New Thread Subscribe

 
Thread Tools
cmaso

 
Member Since: Jan 08, 2012
Posts: 1
cmaso is on a distinguished road

cmaso is offline
I have a HP DeskJet 5150 connected to my Airport Extreme via USB. My PC could print to it fine before, but over the weekend I reformatted my hard drive and reinstalled Windows, and now it won't print.

I've gone through all the necessary steps, loaded latest drivers, and I've downloaded and installed Bonjour for Windows (XP) and gone through the Printer wizard. My PC can see and add the printer just fine, but all print jobs sent to it fail to print.

I have a feeling it may have something to do with the port. The printer wizard initially sets the port as 9100, but further investigation on the web showed that it should be set as 9101. So I manually set up a TCP/IP port for the printer, going to the Airport (10.0.1.1) port 9101. Still no luck.

The instructions at the Bonjour for Windows page (Bonjour Print Services for Windows) talk about port 5353. I'm not sure if that plays into this at all. I don't have a personal firewall blocking that port.
QUOTE Thanks

Post Reply New Thread Subscribe


« Flash Player problem after wrong download | How do I get network to only choose my network name? »
Thread Tools

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts
BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off
Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread
Thread Starter
Forum
Replies
Last Post
Sharing Win7 Canon Multifunction Printer with new MacPro Tomel Internet, Networking, and Wireless 2 01-03-2012 10:06 AM
Networking Printer : Airport Extreme Base Station : Laptops sphragis Internet, Networking, and Wireless 2 08-23-2009 12:45 PM
Epson Stylus Photo 230 wont print to CD! Bexford Other Hardware and Peripherals 6 05-28-2009 10:15 PM
USB Lan adapter and Airport - printer and airtunes eline Internet, Networking, and Wireless 0 02-02-2009 10:53 AM
Printing to OS9 USB shared printer? lokerd OS X - Operating System 2 04-24-2005 05:59 PM

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 06:18 AM.

Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
X

Welcome to Mac-Forums.com

Create your username to jump into the discussion!

New members like you have made this community the ultimate source for your Mac since 2003!


(4 digit year)

Already a member?