iPad printing over wireless

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We've got a situation where we're getting in new iPads on our network and w=
ant to be able to print from them. We've got them connecting to our wireles=
s network without a problem. In order to get printing working, we've got a =
laptop running software called Fingerprint which shares a printer connected=
 to the wired LAN. The laptop is connected wirelessly to the same access po=
int as the iPad and is in the same vlan.=20

The problem is that the iPad is not seeing the shared pritner. From the res=
earch I've done, it looks like it might be a problem with multicast, but I'=
m not sure how to enable it. The access point in question is a Cisco 1231, =
and is connected through a Cisco 3550 switch to the rest of the network. Ca=
n someone help me figure out how to get printing to work? We've had a simil=
ar situation at a remote site, but that site was using a WLC and it was eas=
y to enable there.

Thank you!

Re: iPad printing over wireless
Hey there, I can confirm it is definitely Broadcast you will need. The iPad=
s and the Printing Software will use the equivalent of the Bonjour service,=
 if not it itself, and that is why you need to BC capability. Not sure how =
to do it on an Autonomous device, but that's how we got it working on the W=
LCs we have. Spent a month getting it to work in our offices! Mare of note!=
 Sooooo NOT ready for Enterprise are iPads!!! :(

Check the Cisco site for enabling BC on the APs, or try the Cisco Support F=
orum.

Good luck.=20

On Thursday, March 29, 2012 8:21:01 PM UTC+2, pfist...@gmail.com wrote:
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ess network without a problem. In order to get printing working, we've got =
a laptop running software called Fingerprint which shares a printer connect=
ed to the wired LAN. The laptop is connected wirelessly to the same access =
point as the iPad and is in the same vlan.=20
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I'm not sure how to enable it. The access point in question is a Cisco 1231=
, and is connected through a Cisco 3550 switch to the rest of the network. =
Can someone help me figure out how to get printing to work? We've had a sim=
ilar situation at a remote site, but that site was using a WLC and it was e=
asy to enable there.
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