Printing remotely

Posted on 2007-10-04
Last Modified: 2010-04-12
Cant print remotely to a printer behind a Netopia DSL router.  
Question by:rlstewart
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    What are you using for VPN software?

    Author Comment

    I am using the VPN software built into the Netopia router which is connected back into our firewall.
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    Expert Comment

    Make sure the following File & Print Sharing ports are open on your firewall:
    TCP 139,  TCP 445, UDP 137, and UDP 138.
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    If you're recommending the point not be refunded, why not award them to the experts who took the time to attempt to resove the issue?

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