Re: Wireless printing problems
It was already Disabled.... I also can not keep the wireless connection for
my laptop so something is wrong... The apple laptop I have works fine.... I
am sorry to say. I am trying to switch back to windows but it is a
I appreciate your help.
"Lee Steele" wrote:
> From your first post I assume you are using a Linksys router. Open your
> internet explorer, in the address line type 192.168.1.1. You will be
> prompted for a password. Unless you changed it, do not enter a user ID but
> enter "admin" without the quotes in the password.
> When the Setup screen appears, click on Wireless and then Wireless MAC
> Filter. If the Enable radio button is checked, click Disable and then save
> settings. If the Disable button is already checked, then your problem lies
> If the Enable button is checked, once you disable it, you should be able to
> connect. When you do, In the Linksys Setup screen, click on the Status tab
> and then Local Network. Then click on the DHCP Clients Table. You will
> see your wireless card with IP address and Mac Address.
> If you want to enable the Wireless Mac Filter, go back to the Wireless Tab,
> Click on Wireless Mac Filter, click Edit Mac Filter List and add the Mac
> address of your wireless card. When finished, click on save settings and
> Hope this helps.
> Good Luck
> Lee Steele
> "JKS" <JKS@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> >I will try and find it but I am not sure how I do that.
> > "Lee Steele" wrote:
> >> I had basically the same problem. I had forgotten I had Wireless Mac
> >> Filtering enabled on the Linksys router. Once I disabled the Mac
> >> Filtering,
> >> the network found the wireless printer card. I could then identify the
> >> Mac
> >> address of the wireless printed card and add it to the Wireless Mac
> >> Filtering List.
> >> Hope this helps.
> >> Lee Steele
> >> "JKS" <JKS@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> >> news:96085A53-5440-4B06-B0FC-692448DA5BBB@microsoft.com...
> >> >I just purchased a new laptop with vista.... My wireless printer will
> >> >not
> >> > work. It worked with my previous laptops. I have contacted HP (the
> >> > printer
> >> > and laptop manuf.) I have also contacted Linksys. I am being told it
> >> > is
> >> > some type of firewall issue. I have turned off everything I can find,
> >> > Fispher, popups, firewall.... anyone have a suggestion? My apple
> >> > laptop
> >> > will
> >> > still print to the printer so I have ruled out the network.... help.
> >> > PLEASE!!!!