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PostPosted: Fri Aug 20, 2004 12:33 am    Post subject: Using a shared Windows Printer Reply with quote

To use a shared windows printer via samba/cups,
log in to the cups control console (http://localhost:631/admin), enter linux username and password, click on printers, and ensure that on the 'Device URI:' line for your samba printer it reads:

smb://workgroup/computer/printer

If it doesn't, you can change this by selecting modify printer, and continuing through the options until you see Device URI:
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