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Win 8.1Pro will not connect to print server on my network

Q: Win 8.1Pro will not connect to print server on my network

Hi Guys I have read a number of posts here about networking issues but none seemed specific to my issue I had a Windows environment and just recently purchased a Windows laptop well win Pro to be exact On all of my windows machines I can ping and get solid response and go to that address in the browser and no issue On the new Window laptop I ping that address and sometimes get timeout with responses other times it just times out and sometimes I get all replies The print server has a web interface but I am unable to connect to it at network Win on my not server connect to will 8.1Pro print all - is there something I need to set in Win C Users Ron gt ping Pinging with bytes of data Reply from bytes time ms TTL Reply from bytes time ms TTL Reply from bytes time ms TTL Reply Win 8.1Pro will not connect to print server on my network from bytes time ms TTL Ping statistics for Packets Sent Received Lost loss Approximate round trip times in milli-seconds Minimum ms Maximum ms Average ms Then I get C Users Ron gt ping Pinging with bytes of data Request timed out Request timed out Request timed out Reply from bytes time ms TTL Ping statistics for Packets Sent Received Lost loss Approximate round trip times in milli-seconds Minimum ms Maximum ms Average ms

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A: Win 8.1Pro will not connect to print server on my network

Welcome to Eight Forums,

This could be a network card driver issue and depending on the chipsets of your computer. Some Users have encountered disconnection issue after upgrading from 8 to 8.1, possible solution is to try downloading the latest driver for your network card from the manufacturer's site. Also, please check out this Thread.

For Broadcom NIC drivers try downloading the Windows 7 driver, check out this Thread.

http://www.eightforums.com/network-sharing/34431-win-8-1pro-will-not-connect-print-server-my-network.html
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After patching the updates of an existing Windows 8.1pro Client, I'm unable to connect to shared folder of Windows 2003 Server...But, you can connect by typing the IP of the Server....Eg: \\192.168.1.2 but not by the Server name...eg: \\Tac-Server...
Please note that the Windows update went smoothly without any error and now it's showing no more windows update but directly upgrade to Windows 10.
Can you please help me to sort out this issue.
Thanks
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/forcing-a-refresh-of-network-printer-settings-from-print-server-server.600852/
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A:Step by Step guide to setup Network File Server and Network Print Server

1. RTM (Read The Manual for the Network File Server).
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3. RTM (Read The Manual for the Network Print Server).
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/step-by-step-guide-to-setup-network-file-server-and-network-print-server.1054988/
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A:Unable to communicate with Epson connect server (-2) error, cannot wirelessly print

Try uninstalling the Epson software from the computer, restarting, and the reinstalling it all.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/unable-to-communicate-with-epson-connect-server-2-error-cannot-wirelessly-print.1121812/
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A:Hide print server in Network?

Hello,

If you have enabled DNLA in your router, I don't think that there's a work around to disable it.

If the print server is connected to a Server (Windows 2003, 2008 Server and higher versions), there's a way to disable this by modifying the registry from the Server where the print server is configured.

http://www.sevenforums.com/network-sharing/293532-hide-print-server-network.html
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Does the Vista & Win7 computers see the XP computer? Have you tried install network printer from all of them? Do you have the XP printer set as sharing?

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A:Chaning My IP Address to be on same network as Print Server...

What's the context of this? Is this a work network we're talking about?
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/chaning-my-ip-address-to-be-on-same-network-as-print-server.860848/
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A:Application locks up when printing over the network via print server

right off the bat, it sounds like a driver issue or MAJOR dns issue. Are the default printer drivers PostScript by any chance? Are you offering both 64 and 32 bit drivers?

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A:Google Redirect, Can't Print, Cannot Connect to Network

Hello jacobrward ,Sorry for the delay. If you still need help, please post a new DDS/HijackThis log and I'll be happy to look at it. :)If they still won't run let me know.Thanks,tea

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A:Print server Linksys EPSX3 print problem

problem solved.. Winxp Pro SP2 installed and which adds and enables the ICF internet connection firewall. I have disabled it in control panel firewall but some how it was loading automatically at startup and running. So went to services and set to start service manually. The print server port was added without a prob..
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A:Print Server won't print on new printer

Did you install the drivers for your new printer? (Obvious, sorry, but I have to ask) Best bet would be to uninstall all printers and printer software you have and start over from scratch.

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Does your print server suppirt several types of connection? It could be any combination of LPR, SMB, JetDirect and any proprietary protocols. Try something else than you are using right now.
 

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A:"Could not connect all network drives" upon login after new server

I do not know why this happens after moving to 2012 server, but we see it too :-(

You can:
1) live with it
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From what I've read on this thread, you'll need to set computer-wide DCOM security permissions. You'll want to peruse that thread.

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Hi jaclou,
 
I see this message when I have a shared network folder and someone is accessing it. It's basically saying that another device is accessing something on your PC.
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Anyone willing to give me some suggestions?

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A:How can I get around a print server?

Highly unlikely unless this is some peripheral from Lexmark. You'll either have to have something connected to the printer (a computer with an OS) or a print server. Something has to actually "share" the printer out and know how to handle your print jobs.
 

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The simplest & cheapest way would be sharing the printer.

If you're running XP...........http://www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/using/networking/expert/honeycutt_july2.mspx

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Well...

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Code:
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Timestamp: Wed Jan 17 20:23:09 2007 (45AECBFD)
CheckSum: 0000D331
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3) Disable Verifier. It didn't help at all here, but that was a decent thought to have tried.

http://www.eightforums.com/bsod-crashes-debugging/38851-random-bsod-cold-boots-windows-8-1pro.html
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Hi all,

I have an existing non-wireless mfprinter that I use with my PC. I recently acquired an iPad Air and would like to be able to use my printer from it. I am looking at print servers in order to achieve my objective, but am confused as to which to get. I read that the print server must be compatible with the iPad, and I also read that it doesn't matter.

Does it really matter which print server I get?

Thanks in advance!
 

A:Print Server Question

You don't need a printer server, you can use your present set up as shown here :-

http://www.online-tech-tips.com/gadgets/print-from-ipad-to-any-windows-connected-printer/
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/print-server-question.1150137/
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I have recently purchased Dlink's Printserver DP 300U to connect my printers to my network.I have one HP Design Jet 430 D/A1 plotter and one HP Laserjet 1020 (USB) and another DeskJet 2300 D(USB) Printer.HP Design Jet 430 D/A1 plotter is working fine but I can not use Hp Laserjet 1020 or HP DeskJet 2300D.USB Printer are getting installed but no test page is being printed .Can any body help me to solve the problem?
Thanks in Advance....
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/print-server-problem.600892/
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A:xp print server problem

Have you tried to install the printer software for XP on the XP machine first then tried to change it to a port ??
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/xp-print-server-problem.85517/
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ok here is the scenario:

I have a windows 2000 server box named print01
it has all of the network printers defined and acts as the network print server

i want to replace it (it's an old server) with a new server
running windows 2003 server.

If i name it print01 and add the printers (using same drivers, etc)
and name the pritners the same, will i have to re-add all the network
printers to the xp clients? will they see the printers using the new print
server once it is converted?

Charlie
 

A:Replacing a Print Server

Not as long as the server has the same name and IP address on the network. Is this a member server or a standalone server in it's own AD forest?
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/replacing-a-print-server.286154/
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A:Wireless Print Server

There's a nice way to connect them via ethernet. If that's the way you want to go one of us can post JohnWill's procedure for doing so.

If your wireless router with print server is one of the few that can be configured as a wireless bridge then that should work great for you. A wireless bridge connects to your Wi-Fi network and allows you to connect other devices to it via ethernet.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/wireless-print-server.552644/
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Thanks for any thoughts
 

A:Setting up a Print Server

I think you'll have to install LPR print support on your O/S for that device to work, it's a pretty old product. If it's real cheap, it may be worth a look, but currently supported print servers aren't that expensive...
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/setting-up-a-print-server.101788/
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A:Print Server for dummies

Did you simply try manually specifying the type of printer rather than searching?

http://www.dlink.com/products/support.asp?pid=166&sec=0#quickInstallGuides

Step 2 implicitly says de-select automatically detect plug-n-play printer.

I believe you have to manually specify your printer type, and by trying to use plug-n-play to detect the printer you're sending LPQ enquiry (which was originally meant for the good old fashioned parallel port interface)
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/print-server-for-dummies.522523/
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A:Wireless Print Server

Nevermind... took a bit of playing with it to figure out how it wanted the IP address info configured

http://www.sevenforums.com/network-sharing/3654-wireless-print-server.html
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A:Does anyone have a Linksys WPS-11 Print Server?

replacement parts are cheap and readily avainable. the polarity should be printed/stenciled on the back of the print server when it was made. a trip to radioshack should be all that is nessesary, assuming it uses a standard size/type connector.
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/does-anyone-have-a-linksys-wps-11-print-server.19253/
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A:Print Server Troubles

Did you download the Vista package for this device from here? http://kbserver.netgear.com/products/ps121v2.asp
Could this be a firewall issue on the Vista computer? Disable ALL firewalls and see if that changes the situation. Can you see other computers in Network and Sharing Center on the Vista machine?
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/print-server-troubles.728570/
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Gimpy :stickout:
 

A:Linksys Print Server

The eternal big question.. What did you change to make it go bad? Things break all by themselves only 10% of the time. All other problems are caused by the users..

How about just uninstalling and resetting everything? Uninstall printer drivers, reset the server to factory settings. Make sure the print server has the latest firmware installed.

Usually the print server documentation lists the printers that are known to work with it.
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/linksys-print-server.43489/
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Hi, I need help in setting up a print server on an NT machine. I have a printer connected to USB port of a desktop running NT.

I need to be able to print from a Mac to the printer connected to the NT machine.

I have already tried to 'share' the printer, I can print to this shared printer from another windows machine but not from a Mac.

Please Help, Thanks
 

A:Setting up print server on NT for Mac

Welcome to TSG!

It would help to know the exact versions/Service Pack of each OS.

Perhaps something from this article might help.

Jerry
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/setting-up-print-server-on-nt-for-mac.748510/
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Used Hawkings config software.
Print server along with printer shows up - says congratulations - would you like to print a test page - yes - nothing!!!

Tried a different printer (Lexmark) - same results.

Any suggestions as I continue to wait for a non-busy tone reply from Hawkings?
 

A:Help with printing using a print server

What is the exact model of the thing? How exactly did you set it up?
What printers did you test with? Try using a different type of port (if possible)?
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/help-with-printing-using-a-print-server.38172/
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Thanks
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/print-server-ink-return.864345/
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A:Print Server Question

You will need to plug in the print server to an ethernet port on the back of your router then access the print server from a web browser to configure it. You can find the IP address of the print server by going into the router config and looking at the DHCP leases. Once you find the ip address you put that into the web browser an configure your print server that way.

Not sure what the default pass and username is for your linksys print server, should be in the documentation, but usually for a linksys product it is just admin.

http://www.sevenforums.com/network-sharing/93464-print-server-question.html
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THANKS
 

A:Zot 525 Print Server Not Functioning

Please do not use all caps when posting this is considered the same as yelling and is also considered by some to be rude. What printer are you using? What are your system specs? Things such as Mobo, Processor, Ram, Video, OS, the usual. If you add your system specs to your Signature and you have other questions people can look at your system and help much easier.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/zot-525-print-server-not-functioning.194601/
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EDIT: It does, thanks for your help. Resolved

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/print-server-replacement.283341/
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Print server: DLInk DP-301U
Printer: HP 990Cse
Router: DLink DI-624
Operating system of computers: W2000, XP, Vista

Thanks
 

A:print server goes offline

See if you can update the firmware in the print server. Otherwise, why not just leave the printer on?
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/print-server-goes-offline.687629/
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A:Wireless USB print server?

I don't know if a simple solution like that exits, but you can check THIS.

http://www.sevenforums.com/hardware-devices/318920-wireless-usb-print-server.html
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A:connecting to print server?

Is this a shared printer through your print server?
If you UNC to: \\printservername\
can you see the printer there? If so, can you connect to it that way?

canceled or failed job issues usually mean print spooler is frozen up. If you restart print spooler service, that generally will resolve those issues.

http://www.sevenforums.com/network-sharing/142612-connecting-print-server.html
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Any ideas?
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/cant-see-print-server-wirelessly.643108/