Wireless networking enables many users of the computer in setting up a simple network at home or in the office. When installing a wireless network, make sure to keep it safe, simple and clean to be able to connect to a high speed internet. Also, all it needs are wireless network cards as well as a wireless router. When wireless networking is enabled in a home or an office, there are also ways of making the wireless router become a print server. Is this possible?
A print server is considered a device that prints documents from multiple computers to a single printer only. Generally, a print server has software to allow every computer with a network can access to it.
How to Network a Printer?
A wireless router that has simple features cannot function as a print server but there are several options that can make the wireless network possible to become a print server. If the printer is the network printer and it has a router and an Ethernet jack which is a combination of wired/wireless router, then it very possible for the printer to directly connect to the router. The software of the printer allows every computer included in the network can print to it. This will work whether it is connected wirelessly or wired. Another option is to configure one computer to become the print server, at this instance; the users of various computers can print wirelessly. However, the computer should be turned on all the time.
With the options explained above, it is possible that a wireless router can become a print server.