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how do i remove my printer from the network?

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hi there.

is there any way i can remove my printer from the network it is attached to at work? other departments use our printer as they refuse to buy ink - i know - and our ink constantly runs out. can i prevent them from printing? can i remove my printer from the network so that only my team and i can print on it? let me know. thanks for your help.
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To completely remove it, then you would turn off Sharing in System Preferences.

To limit users, you could password protect sharing.
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Not sure what brand and model you have but the HP 6380 has the ability
to use a password.Sorry that is for locking the settings.
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