HP5000 printing via ethernet on network

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  1. mhdnow macrumors newbie

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    how do i get an hp50000nt to print when its hooked up to an airport extreme via ethernet. id like to be able to share this printer

    i was able to add the airport extreme to my current network, just cant figure out the printer.

    im using an g5 imac running os10.5.8

    anyone have any thoughts on this?
     
  2. satcomer macrumors 603

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    Hook your Mac into the Extreme. Then use Airport Utility to get the IP of that HP printer. Then put in the IP address of that HP printer in your browser address bar and go to the router's wiki. There you can turn on Bonjour in the older HP. This way the Mac can easily find it.
     
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