install network printer on Win 7 @ Vbox @ Ubuntu

Tony Baechler - BATS bats at batsupport.com
Tue Jun 16 09:01:00 UTC 2015


On 6/16/2015 1:56 AM, oxy wrote:
> Host: ubu 14.04 64 bit
> Guest: Win 7 SP1 @ Vbox 4.3.28
> 
> My network printer Dell C3760dn works perfectly from ubuntu, but i
> cannot install it on windows. No firewall on ubuntu, printer access
> controll free, Windows connects to the network over NAT at Vbox.

I know this seems totally obvious, but have you installed and configured
Samba on the Ubuntu host?  It should automatically share your printer on the
network, but I've never got printing to work in Linux, so I can't be of much
help.




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