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Old 06-17-2016, 09:46 AM
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Printers, The Bane of My Existence....

I just bought a new Canon printer after the old one went up in a cloud of black smoke. The old one served me well after scanning 3 million pages of ford truck manuals.

The one I just purchased is touted as being wireless, which I thought I would like to try. After spending all night Wednesday night trying to figure out the wireless feature(loading and reloading software) I came to the realization that you can only have one connection using the wireless feature.

I could get the printer to print wireless with no problem, but when I tried to connect the smart phone to print wireless, the computer would no longer recognize the presence of the printer. Is this really the case? Anybody?
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Old 06-17-2016, 10:35 AM
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Don't use the wireless connect feature. That's what it sounds like your using. Add it to your wireless wifi router and you should be able to add it to as many devices as you want.
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Old 06-17-2016, 10:57 AM
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That makes sense, Randy. Thank you.
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That worked, Randy. Thank you very much!
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I just bought a new Canon printer after the old one went up in a cloud of black smoke. The old one served me well after scanning 3 million pages of ford truck manuals.

The one I just purchased is touted as being wireless, which I thought I would like to try. After spending all night Wednesday night trying to figure out the wireless feature(loading and reloading software) I came to the realization that you can only have one connection using the wireless feature.

I could get the printer to print wireless with no problem, but when I tried to connect the smart phone to print wireless, the computer would no longer recognize the presence of the printer. Is this really the case? Anybody?
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