God Yukon I am haveing the same issue...Running Vista Home on Toshiba laptop,
network router is the Same Linksys Wrt54g with boost..Lexmark X8350 all in
one and the Same 802.1.1G communication. I can file share now after I
Downloaded Network Magic...but still can not share the Printer form the
I have spent a month in this form trying everything suggested and nothing
works...now the Kicker.
Got the Geek Squad out to make it work...Guess what...Thats right they could
not either...after 2 hrs trying to figure it out
> Running Windows Vista Business 32 on a new Dell Latitude D820, network is
> structured around a Linksys WRT54G wireless router, Lexmark X9350 All-in-one
> (802.11G wireless communication).
> I've been able to get the printer/scanner working, but more often than not I
> get a alert window pop up stating "Printer Communication Stopped and the
> program was shut down". I shut down the laptop, cycle power on the Lexmark
> (and load factory defaults) and also cycle power on the wireless router.
> Sometimes this will get the printer communicating with the network and
> sometimes it does not. The technical support at lexmark is pathetic. They
> tell me it's my firewall settings. Why would the printer communicate and
> then mysteriously stop talking to the laptop. I've checked the communication
> between the printer and the wireless router after I get the communication
> failure poop up and it's still connected. Including the laptop there are two
> PC's on the network that never loose communications with the wireless router.
> So it looks like it maybe a OS or driver issue. Any suggestions are greatly