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    Windows shared printer...

    Hello,

    Is it possible to use a shared windows printer on an Apple?
    (the printer is directly connected to the windows pc and shared)

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    Josh

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    im having problems doing this - in theory it should work - i just cant get mine to work

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    I just had this problem with an iMac i had just bought and a Canon i865 printer using a router, solution given on another forum was to connect to the PC by the parallel port and usb for the iMac works fine now.
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