Wireless printing with a Mac

I have been on a quest to set up wireless IP printing from a Mac for one of my coworkers at their home.  Tonight we finally found the magic combination of hardware to make it work.  We had tried using their existing Netgear wireless print servers (which had a USB printer attached) without any luck.  The Mac would print, but the correct print drivers were not available under the IP Printers section.  The solution was to pull out the Netgear print servers and replace them with Apple AirPort Express adapters.  The Mac uses Bonjure for printing, and the Windows PC’s can still IP print using a standard TCP/IP port.  Everyone is finally happy!  Just goes to show that Apple computers really only play well with other Apple hardware.  I’m just happy to have put this one behind me.

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