How to Print from a Laptop or Desktop Without a Printer Cable
Many homes have more than one computer these days and sharing them to printer is a big problem. Home networking is essential for anyone who has more than one computer and only one printer.
Many of you probably already have a DSL wireless router or a cable modem with a wireless router. If you have a wireless router you are halfway there. All you will need is a network printer which most printers today already are.
A network printer can have a built in wireless connection or an Ethernet connection that connects to your DSL router or Ethernet hub port.
The following steps will guide you through the basic setup of a network printer:
Carefully unpack printer from box and read unpacking instructions carefully.
Plug printer in and read the quick installation instructions.
Make sure each computer has a wireless or Ethernet connection to your router or hub. Install printer driver and software to ea