|Check to ensure all client computers and laptops are using the exact same workgroup name.|
On the PC with the printer attached to it, open a command prompt window (ie: Start >> Run >> type cmd and hit Enter) and perform the following command:
Make note of the IP address of this computer and go open a command prompt window on the laptop that's not seeing that computer and perform the following command:
ping [IP of printer PC]
So, lets say for example the PC with the printer attached to it has the following IP: 192.168.0.104 your command would look as follows:
If you get proper replies, you should still be able to map to that printer. Click on my name above and read my "how-to" guide titled. "Installing a Network Printer: version 2" for the proper procedure for adding this printer.
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How charged with punishments the scroll,
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