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About Sharing the Printer on a Network
If you work in a networked environment,
you can connect the ML-7300 series printer to your
You can connect the printer directly to a selected
computer (called the “host computer”) on the
network. The printer can then be shared by other
users on the network through a Windows 9x, 2000
or NT 4.0 network printer connection.
If an option network card was installed on your
printer (see page Appendix F.8 for information on
installing the network option card in your printer)
or if you have ML-7300N printer, the printer can be
connected to the network via direct attachment to
an external print server.
Whether the printer is locally connected or network
connected, you need to install the ML-7300 series
printer software on each computer that will print
documents to the ML-7300 series printer.
Printing Across a Network
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2From the Start menu, select Control Panel,
and double-click on the Network icon.
3Check the File and Print Sharing box, then click OK.
Close the window.
4Click Start and select Printers from Settings,
then double-click your printer name.
5Select Properties in the Printers menu.
6Click the Sharing tab, then check the Shared As box. Fill
in the Shared Name field, then click OK.
1Right-click Start, and select Explorer.
2Open your network folder in the left column.
3Right-click the shared name, and select Capture
4Select the port you want, check the Reconnect
at log on box, then click OK.
5From the Start menu, select Settings, then Printers.
6Double-click your printer icon.
7From the Printers menu, select Properties.
8Press the Details tab, select the printer port,
then click OK.
Setting Up a Locally Shared Printer
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Setting Up Host Computer
Setting Up Client PC
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Setting Up a Network-Connected Printer
To use the ML-7300 Series printer as a Network printer,
you must install an optional network card in your printer.
See page F.8 for information on installing the network card.
If you have an ML-7300N printer, you do not need to install
the network card. The Samsung ML-7300N printer is shipped
with the network card.
After the network card is installed, you must set up
your printer as a network printer using the documentation and
Samsung SyncThru software provided with the network card.
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If you need to install the printer software on a system
that does not have a CD-ROM drive, use the instructions in
this appendix to create the software diskettes and install
the printer software from the diskettes.
This appendix provides information on the following topics:
Making Installation Diskettes
Installing Software from Diskettes
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Making Installation Diskettes
If you do not have a CD-ROM drive and if you have access
to another computer with a CD-ROM drive, you can copy
software installation files from the your printer software
CD-ROM onto floppy diskettes, then use the diskettes
instead of the CD-ROM to install the software.
You can make the installation diskettes for PCL 6 driver,
PostScript Driver. Make sure that you have several
formatted diskettes ready, then follow these steps:
1Insert the ML-7300 CD-ROM into the CD-ROM drive.
Install will start automatically.
If the CD-ROM drive does not automatically run:
Select Runfrom the Startmenu, and type
x:\cdsetup.exein the Open box (where xis the drive
letter for the CD-ROM drive), then click OK.
2When the opening screen appears,
select the appropriate language.
3Click Make your own Diskette set of software.