CUPS and Windows Printers
freebsd at edvax.de
Thu Jul 14 03:59:36 UTC 2011
On Wed, 13 Jul 2011 11:49:59 -0700, James Colannino wrote:
> Hey everyone,
> I've been Googling around, trying to figure out how to see Windows
> printers via CUPS on FreeBSD, but so far, all I've found are links
> describing how to share FreeBSD printers with Windows boxes. Can anyone
> tell me how I can connect to Windows printers via CUPS + Samba so that I
> can start getting some work done at the office? :) Thanks so much!
Not specific to FreeBSD, but maybe this help you:
Printing To Windows PCs
Also read chapter 5.1 of this material.
Obtained by a google search. :-) I can't give better
advice as I'm not a "Windows" person, and I avoid
using CUPS whenever possible (usually by using a
network printer that doesn't need all this stuff),
and due to lack of experience with MICROS~1 stuff
I can't be fully sure that this is what you're
The only thing that comes to my mind is that this
seems to be a command line approach - so in relation
of CUPS configuration mainly done through a web
interface today, maybe you could also ask this
question in a CUPS web forum?
Happy FreeBSD user since 4.0
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