Can viruses get into your printer?

Answer No, the old printer should be fine as long as it's compatible with the new operating system. Some older printers won't work with Windows Vista.BTW - you don't need to get a whole new computer becau... Read More »

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Can you manually type in the name of a printer into your laptop?

You need to have the printer driver software installed on your laptop (you have to download from the manufacturer's web site or from the original disc) and either have the printer connected directl... Read More »

I got viruses and spyware on my computer, can i connect my printer to my labtop without some how infecting it?

Your printer itself cannot be infected by a virus. Your computer can, and that might just be the same thing, as on your computer are the drivers that 'steer' the printer. So, when your computer tru... Read More »

When i plug my printer into my laptop nothing happens! I have loaded the printer on with the driver supplied?

Click START. Click SETTINGS. Click PRINTERS AND FAXES. Right click on the printer icon. Select SET AS DEFAULT. Click APPLY. Click OK.

How to turn a wierd printer into a bluetooth printer?

Bluetooth is not your best option.Wi-Fi would be better.You can plug this wifi adapter (… ) into the wired LAN port on the printer and BOOM it's a wireles... Read More »