Configuring a Network Printer for Windows NT 40 Systems

At the Windows NT 4.0 system, set up the default printer by 1. Click Start, select Settings, and click Printers. The Printers window opens. 3. Select My Computer, then click Next. 5. Select LPR Port, and click New Port. 6. In the Name or address of server providing Ipd box, type the IP address or name of the HP Jetdirect print server. Note NT clients can enter the IP address or name of the NT server that is configured for LPD printing. 7. In the Name of printer or print queue on that server...

G Tcpip Protocol Information

Information in this section of the Jetdirect configuration page is described in Table 8.4. For error messages, see Table 8.10. Table 8.4 TCP IP Configuration Information (1 of 3) Table 8.4 TCP IP Configuration Information (1 of 3) READY Indicates the HP Jetdirect print server is awaiting data over TCP IP. DISABLED Indicates that TCP IP was manually disabled. INITIALIZING Indicates that the print server is searching for the BOOTP server, or trying to get the configuration file through TFTP. An...

Error Messages

Error codes and messages that may appear in the Status sections of the Jetdirect configuration page are described in Table 8.10. During self-test, the HP Jetdirect print server detected an internal loopback test error. The print server may be faulty. If the error persists, replace the HP Jetdirect print server. The HP Jetdirect print server is incorrectly connected to your network or is defective. Make sure your HP Jetdirect print server is correctly attached to your network. In addition, check...

User Interface Options

The HP Jetdirect print server provides two interface options to enter Telnet commands a Command Line Interface (Default) and a Menu Interface. Using the Telnet command line interface, you can set configuration parameters using the following procedures Note Any time during the Telnet session you can type then press EDD DI to view available configuration parameters, the correct command format, and a list of commands. To list additional (or advanced) commands, enter the advanced command before...

Using Telnet

This section describes how to configure the print server (firmware version x.21.01 or greater) using Telnet. Note To use Telnet commands with the HP Jetdirect print server, a route must be available from your workstation to the print server. This means that there must be a match between the network identification of your system to that of the HP Jetdirect print server. (For example, if the print server is configured with it's default IP address, a route may not exist.) On Windows 95 98 and NT...

Microsoft Supplied Software

Note Contact Microsoft for support of Windows IPP On Windows 2000 systems, an alternative to using the HP supplied software is to use the IPP-client software integrated with Windows 2000. The IPP implementation on the HP Jetdirect print server is compatible with Windows 2000 IPP-client software. To set up a print path to an HP Jetdirect-connected Internet printer using the Windows 2000 IPP-client software, proceed as follows 1. Open the Printers folder (click Start, select Settings, and select...