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Windows 7 - Adding a Network Printer

SHSU Technology Tutorials | Windows 7 - Add Network Printer


Windows 7 - Adding a Network Printer

First, go to the start menu (the Windows orb at the bottom left hand corner) and select Devices and Printers.


Once you make it the "Devices and Printers" page, you will see an option at the top that says Add a printer. Click this.


Add Printer


Select Add a network, wireless or Bluetooth printer


Adding a network printer


Look for your printer in the list that comes up. If it is not there select The printer that I want isn't listed.


Seelect a Pritner


You will now be able to look for your specific printer. Select the second radio button which says Select a shared printer by name.

Type your printer name in to the search box. Your printer name will be \\wntprint\?????

The name of your printer should be on a white sticker on the printer itself


Typing a printer name


If done properly, you should see this...


Connecting to the printer status bar


And if everything goes through, you will see the success page!

Successfully added printer


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