iMac printing question...

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  1. SimonO

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    I have a printer connected via USB to a Windows XP desktop and my son has asked me if he can print to this printer from his iMac (running OS X 10.2.8)... The two computers are connected via a wireless network and I can 'see' the iMac from the desktop and I can mount Windows shares on the iMac, BUT I can't see any way of accessing the printer...

    Am I missing something..? :confused:
     
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    Anyone..? :confused:
     
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    Simon ... looks like Windows printer sharing only arrived in OSX 10.3 :(
     
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  5. SimonO

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    Ahhhh, thanks Carl I hadn't realised there was a new OS... Probably cheaper to buy my son a printer...

    ...or maybe not, 10.3 is £99.01
     
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    10.4 is due in a few months, so wait if you can.
     
  7. SimonO

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    Thanks, I'll wait!!!
     
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    Thanks fot that, but I'll probably wait for 10.4...
     

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