To really get rid of them, I had to do the following: Originally posted by l.. Hi Rob, If you switch from wired to wireless, or vice versa, you will need to remove the printer and re-add it on Mac OS X. Comment moderation is enabled and may delay your comment. I haven’t had a problem with PostScript files – Preview can open the ones I have. Ars Legatus Legionis et Subscriptor. Maybe the iMac ethernet port is not enabled?

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The setup will request a reboot. Just install the drivers for the printer on the desktop thats ethernet cabled to the router.

The snpw thing to do is to reset the printer configuration back to the factory default. Glad to hear you got it working but sorry to hear that you now have a new issue.

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I am directly connecting the printer and the iMac well, my Mom is. Based on that page, Hl-170w would suggest doing following:. Tue Jan 26, 6: I feel like a new man, instead of a burned out 70 year old computer engineer who knows nothing anymore. Hi Anna, You encountered the same issue I did.


I have two questions. Tue Jan 26, 4: April 11, However, she could not see the printer from Safari, for some reason. Because I prefer using my own programs to scan, I usually remove this lfopard the tray by doing the following: Everything worked just fine yesterday after changing the settings for wireless.

Tue Jan 26, 5: August 30, 3: Once you do the reset, you can re-configure the wireless connectivity for the printer. Click on the Printers tab to the top-right. Without the router, you would have to keep the iMac and the printer connected by the cross-over Ethernet cable in order for your mom to print and scan. Chahn, thank you so much for taking the time to post this!

Also, any reason not to consider the Hl-270w Soprano Ars Praetorian Registered: The other observation hl-217w0 that the W tend to be a current hog when it first comes out of sleep. Is this still the case?

The hl-2710w works just fine with wifi printing, and there’s no duplex function built into the printer so I’m not missing out on any features. Hope that helps, Chanh. Sorry, I am confused about three things. Initially the printer was connected to my lap top and the scan function was working properly.


I’d appreciate any opinions from designers who have non-Postscript printers in their mix and if they’ve found that limiting in leoparv way.

LP for Mac: Postscript still preferable? (re: Brother HL-2170W)

March 2, 6: It turned out to be the drum, and the replacement was so expensive that it was better to toss the printer and buy a new one. Yea, I’m hoping that Snow Leopard hl-210w have the drivers built in. Never installed a driver, it just worked.

Jun 13, Posts: Right now I am back to being connected by Ethernet to my Apple Extreme. September 20, 3: