netcard and printer

Hi all

If i change the nic in a printer do i configure the printer again

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more info.... printer model/netcard model

for the most part... when you change a netcard out... the MAC address may throw the network a curve, and you will need to reset it............      but I have had HP printers with netcards replaced... that jumped right on the bandwagon
davy999Author Commented:
its a 4050n laser jet

the MAC address may throw the network a curve, and you will need to reset it..

when you say reset it give it a new ip address
sorry, meant reset the printer properties (reacquire the printer as it were). You can either set the printer back up thru the control panel on the 4050... or if you are using the HP wizard... it will install another printer.. then delete the old one

great printer by the way

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