If all the PCs are running XP (32 bit) then it should pull the required
files over from the PC to which the printer is attached.
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"Bob" <Bob@xxxxxx> wrote in message
> Sorry if I'm in Vista forum. I'm XP.
> I have a wireless home network with XP. I told my printers to be shared.
> go to one of my PCs and try to add a printer, it sees it, but wants an
> file locally from that PC. If I've never attached that printer to that PC
> doesn't have any of that printer's drivers & files, etc. Why don't I have
> choice of getting the files off the internet? Am I supposed to put in the
> printer's install CD? What if the printer I am sharing didn't come with
> install CD? Thanks Bob