How JustAnswer Works:

  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.

Ask Mike Your Own Question

Mike
Mike, Mac Medic
Category: Mac
Satisfied Customers: 8365
Experience:  Over 20 years IT experience with Apple computers in publishing, marketing and design.
25267123
Type Your Mac Question Here...
Mike is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

I have lost connection to my Bonjour printer- HP Laserjet

Customer Question

I have lost connection to my Bonjour printer- HP Laserjet 3055 ALL-In_one. I downloaded new drivers. How do I re-connect? I have a Macbook Air- 10.5.5
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: Mac
Expert:  Claws224 replied 8 years ago.

HI,

 

What operating system is on the machine your printer shared from?

 

Can you browse to the machine that you are sharig the printer from

 

Let us know

 

Thanks

Customer: replied 8 years ago.
My printer is directly connected to my wireless router and not to a computer directly. To add a printer from SYSTEM PREFERENCES, it is not obvious how to find a Bonjour printer.

Expert:  Claws224 replied 8 years ago.

Ok,

 

Sorry you mentioned a Windows machine so I was not sue how our printer was shared, Coudl you tell me what type of router you have that you are sharing the printer from?

 

Thanks

 

Customer: replied 8 years ago.
netgear 802.11(n)

this set-up has worked flawlessly for a year.... and now it doesn't

what is the best way to discover and select a bonjour printer with OS 10.5.5.?