Try file and printer sharing
Make sure you don't have two firewall applications (or enable the ports on
the other application as well).
If that fails please start a new post since you are not using a Canon
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"James" <James@xxxxxx> wrote in message
> It does seem that disabling the Firewall helps on my Okidata. However,
> is no additional software here, just the built-in Vista driver. I can't
> (don't want to) leave my firewall completely down. Is there another
> exception or port I can open?