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printing from mac to windows-shared printer

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Hi I have a canon mp460 attached to a windows xp box. i want to be able to share it and print to it over the network from an intel mac.
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by:slyong
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You can follow the tutorial here: http://www.mac-connect.com/smb_print_mac.php
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I know how to do all that.
the problem is i cannot find a driver for the canon pixma mp460
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You can install the driver from the CD provided first then follow the steps, or you could download the driver from http://www.usa.canon.com/consumer/controller?act=DownloadDetailAct&fcategoryid=334&modelid=13369
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that never shows up in the ppd list
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I have found the solution. It is to use printfab http://www.printfab.net/
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