Thursday, January 28, 2010

How to Add HP-1020 on CUPS to Windows XP

This is the instruction to share a printer which is served by a Linux running CUPS server to Windows clients.

Assume the class name of the printer (as defined in CUPS) is HP_LaserJet_1020, and the Linux server's IP address is

Add a network printer and in URI box, add: http://%3cip-address/ of cups server>/classes/<classname>

or, in this example: