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Wireless connected PC can't browse to printers

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Hi,

I have a pc connected to the network through a wireless card. The strength of the signal is good. There are other users connected in this method and all is fine.

However, when I try to add a printer, the browse facility does not bring up the expected list of printers. It stalls for a few minutes then just has 'Microsoft Network'.

I can access the previously mapped share in 'Explorer' but again, if I try to browse to a new share, it doesn't bring up the list of shares in order to select one.

This is driving me mad! Any ideas anyone??!!!
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I suggest you take the Wifi out of the mix, just for troubleshooting, and to find out if it is the Wifi, or your system/network.   Directly connect your PC and see if you can browse for your printers first...
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You were right, thanks, for your helps
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Very Good..  and thank you!

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