if vista doesn't have the drivers
for the printer you are out of luck.
check the printer manufacture site for drivers.
"ccook" <email@example.com> wrote in message
>I am trying to install a printer on my new Toshiba with Vistas home
> The printer is attached to another computer (with XP) and there is a
> Linksys router that provides the home network. The laptop identifies the
> printer (sees it through the residential gateway) when I view computers
> devices in the Network and Sharing centre but doesn't find it when I try
> Add a Printer. Help?