Scanner, Printer and DVD writer over a network
Posted on 2008-10-17
I have an EPSON 3170 PHOTO PERFECTION scanner, A DVD rewriter and a HP Business jet colour printer all attached to a PC. This PC runs windows vista ultimate. This PC is also connected to a Lan (workgroup) that is part of a larger domain.
There are about 20 systems connected to the workgroup.
I want to set up the scanner, DVD writer and the Printer accessible by everyone from their PC's (i.e workgroup), they should be able to scan a document over a network and save it on to their pc's, also write files on their PC's using the DVD writer and use the printer.
Can someone here suggest me how I can enable this ? and what permission levels to give for users?
It would be great if it can be done without buying any softwares such as remote-scan. If there are some opensource softwares that are reliable for these kind of things too that would be highly helpful.