How Do I Connecting Wireless Printer To Linksys Router?
- Connect Wireless Printer To Linksys Router
Below are the step-by-step instructions to connecting wireless printer to Linksys router.
To print anywhere on your house, you have to connect your wireless printer to the Linksys router. This will help you to print your document using the default printing application.
First, check if the Linksys router supports the WPA/WPA2 encryption.
Also, make sure that you have done the Linksys router’s configuration correctly.It should be in working condition.
Place the wireless printer closer to the Linksys router, i.e., the distance between them must be between 3 to 10 feet.
Install the latest version of the wireless printer on your computer.
Go to the computer that is connected to the Linksys router and connecting wireless printer to Linksys router.
- For Windows - Navigate to the Start menu and select the All Programs option followed by the Linksys Connect option.
For Mac - Click the Go tab, choose the Applications option, and click the Linksys Connect option.
This will launch the Linksys Connect window on the screen.
Click Computers and devices -> Printer -> Next.
Now, the ‘Connecting a Printer’ window will appear on the screen.
Select the Wireless Printer option and click the Next option.
When you see the network settings of the Linksys router in the Connecting a wireless printer window, note them down for later use.Do not exit the Connecting a wireless printer window.
Go to the wireless printerand use the Linksys router’s settings that you have seen on the Linksys Connect program.
- Connecting a wireless printer’
Once done with entering the Linksys router’s network details on the wireless printer, go back to the computer and select the Next option in the ‘
If the wireless printer is connected successfully to the Linksys router, the Name your Printer window will appear on the screen.
Fill the My Wireless Printer field and select the Finish option.
To check if the wireless network connection is established successfully, try to print a document on the wireless printer and also connecting wireless printer to Linksys router.