Samba windows Printer
Printer on SMB/Windows 95/98/NT server: Printers served through remote machines running windows or SMB protocol; Samba components will be automatically installed in this case.
- Enter a printer device URI: This option allows you to directly enter the Universal Resource Identifier over the network. It can be used for any of the above remote connections.
A lot of printers are not supported yet, but here is a list that might help you choose your printer when you buy. www.linuxprinting.org This website holds a big database of supported Linux printers.
When you click the scanner icon the wizard is launched, and asks you to insert the required CD for package installation. Insert the disk and click OK.
If you need to find out if your scanner is supported, you might need to visit mandrake hardware list database at http:www.linux-mandrake.com/en/hardware.php
- Select a model and click OK
You will receive your scanner has been configured notice. To use the scanner install Xsane, (it is an X based interface for SANE (Scanner Access Now Easy) library). This package provides access to scanners, digital cameras and other capture devices.
To install the package, search for Sane in the package installer and install everything including the library related to it.