[futurebasic] Re: [FB] MAC to IP address

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From: Syscom Europe <it@...>
Date: Mon, 21 May 2007 11:03:44 +0200
I have looked into the User guides (download from:
http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=50128 )
It appears that the LW 11g does not yet support TCP/IP printing.
We are using the LW 16/600 PS which does.

Also with the ROM-update the IIg does not support TCP/IP.

if you like to see our config page:

so you need AppleTalk/LocalTalk on your XP
or Maybe the Win 2000 machine can share its printer?


> From: Ken Shmidheiser <kshmidheiser@...>
> Reply-To: <futurebasic@...>
> Date: Sun, 20 May 2007 18:06:00 -0400
> To: <futurebasic@...>
> Subject: Re: [FB] MAC to IP address
> To assign a static IP address to my LaserWriter IIg, Jan Leijenhorst
> suggested:
>> http://download.info.apple.com/Apple_Support_Area/Apple_Software_Updates/Eng
>> lish-North_American/Macintosh/Printing/LaserWriter/Apple_Printer_Utility_2.2
>> .img.bin
>> If you can run classic,
>> you could use Apple Printer Utility (2.2)
>> Unfold Communication configuration
>> then TCP/IP Configuration
>> Then type a new Printer's IP Address
>> Then click Update Info
> Jan,
> I had read that this could be done, but I could never find the
> setting. I don't know if it will make it through, but I have attached
> a screenshot showing my Apple Printer Utility (2.2) window. As you
> see there is no TCP/IP Configuration menu under Communication
> Configuration. I am beginning to suspect that my LaserWriter IIg--
> with a version 1.0 ROM-- may be too early to support TCP/IP printing.
> Either that or somehow I have misconfigured the dip switch settings
> on the printer.
> At any rate, your suggestion has by far come the closest to helping
> me in my quest to get XP to print to this printer.
> Any other suggestions also will be appreciated.
> Ken