D Link Router Usb Printer Setup
- D Link Router Usb Printer Setup
Connecting a USB printer to a D-Link router will help other users connected to the same network to access the printer. The D link router USB printer setup steps to establish a connection between the USB printer and the D-Link router are provided here .
Connect the D-Link router to the power source.
Also, plug the USB printer’s power cord into an electrical outlet.
Power up both the USB printer and the D-Link router.
Now, connect the USB printer and the D-Link router using a USB cable.
Once done with the hardware connection, go to your computer and perform the following steps.
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Before connecting the USB printer to your Mac computer, update the Operating System of Mac to the latest version.
On the Mac computer, click the Apple menu and select the System Preferences option followed by the Software Update option.
This will update the Operating System of the Mac computer if available.
Again, go to the System Preferences window on your Mac computer and select the Printers & Scanners option for D link router USB printer setup.
In the Printers & Scanners window, click the plus icon and select your USB printer that is connected to your D-Link router.
If your Mac computer prompts to install the drivers for your USB printer when detected, click on the Download & Install button.
Once the process is completed, you can access the USB printer connected to the D-Link router.
Your Windows computer should be connected to the D-Link router’s wireless network.
Press the Win key on the keyboard and then click the gear-shaped or Settings icon on the left-hand side of the screen.
Select the Devices option, click the Printers & Scanners tab on the left panel, and select the Add a printer or scanner option.
Now, select the Network Printer option and click Next.
Wait until the Windows computer detects the available network printers.
Once detected, select your USB printer connected to the D-Link router and proceed with the rest of the on-screen guidelines to complete the installation process.
If prompted, you have to install the printer driver for D link router USB printer setup.