The process of deploying a printer on your Windows SBS 2008 network consists of the following basic steps:
Connect the print device to the computer or network.
Create a printer on the print server and install drivers.
Share the printer.
Configure clients to access the printer.
These steps are discussed in the following sections.
For most of the print devices on the market today, the process of connecting the device consists of simply plugging a cable into a USB or IEEE 1394 port on the computer you intend to use as a print server, or plugging a cable into any network connection. Keep in mind, however, that many print devices do not include a USB or network cable in the box, so you might have to purchase ...