How do I get a network scanner to work with a Macbook?
Posted on 2010-09-10
We have a new Kyocera multifunction machine (300ci) in our small office and have successfully configured it to scan to a PC. We want to scan to a Mac, and have set up folder sharing (folder named "scans") on a Macbook (OSX 10.5), have set up the host/path/user/pw on the scanner, and we can ping the Mac (Macintosh-18) on the network, but when we try to scan to the Mac, the send transaction takes FOREVER and then fails with a connect error. We've tried both sharing a folder within the user's "Public" folder on the Mac:
and also sharing a folder right on the Mac HD:
I'm not all that Mac-savvy. Are my path names correct for a Mac? If not, what is the correct path to use? And if my path names ARE correct, how do I resolve this problem?