Yeah, you'ld think it be that easy, but alas, it is not. I do not believe
there is a solution to this problem yet. This is an oversight on Microsoft,
I am certain of it. Hopefully there will be a SP soon to fix the issue.
"Mick" <Mick@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> Just go into Vista Networking, and click on "Add Network Device"nd will
> XPs printer, and load the drivers. I presume you have file sharing, etc
> and password protect OFF
> "Clay Beyer" wrote:
>> Here is the issue.
>> I just purchased a brand new HP dv6338se laptop. I also purchased a brand
>> new Lexmark X8350 all-in-1.
>> I connected the all-in-1 first to my already established desktop running
>> pro. I connected the printer via USB cable. The printer prints a test
>> perfectly from the XP desktop. My laptop is connected to my home network
>> wireless. I have been attempting to connect to the shared printer on the
>> desktop. This has failed to work. I ahve tried the following solutions:
>> I have tried every solution found on the internet and still get a
>> communication error with the printer. I do not know what else to do other
>> then to return the printer and get a new one. Does anyone have any other
>> solutions to this issue?
>> I would appreciate it.