On Sun, 10 Aug 2008 19:00:52 -0400, "Ed H"
>I had a memory card on my printer mapped as a network location. All was well
>for weeks then suddenly I could no longer access the drive. Took a few days
>to figure out the address to the printer changed. Is This normal? Anything I
>need to know? Having refigured the location, all is well.
>(Was \\some ##s\memory_card but the last two #s are now different.)
If the printer is configured to get its IP address from a DHCP server,
that address could change at any time.
If you want the printer to always have the same IP address, assign it
a static IP address outside the range of your DHCP server's address
Steve Winograd, MS-MVP (Windows Networking)
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