replace localhost with the name of the computer in the windows printer setup. eg mint-desktop:631
Try these links ... you need to setup Windows so it can make use of UNIX-style printing services (so you don't have to mess around with SAMBA bloat on the Linux side ...) ... Just follow these URL's ...George1955 wrote:I then went to the Windows machine and tried to set it up using:
http://dad-desktop:631/Brother/MFC-210C and I get the error message that it can't find the printer.
I've obviously missed something.