USB printer via synology assistant - Help!

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USB printer via synology assistant - Help!

Unread post by benali » Wed Jan 25, 2017 1:40 pm

I’m having a problem connecting my Canon mp610. W10(64) DS213. I’ve installed windows 7 driver in compatibility mode, synology assistant sees it but when you connect to it, it just hangs on connecting. However, if I log on to the diskstation, I can see the printer and print a test page. But thats it, my pc won’t see it because synology assistant wont complete connecting. Any ideas?

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Re: USB printer via synology assistant - Help!

Unread post by german_user » Wed Jan 25, 2017 4:57 pm

Your printer doesn't appear to be on the compatibility list - other in the family are but ....

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Re: USB printer via synology assistant - Help!

Unread post by benali » Wed Jan 25, 2017 5:58 pm

Well it was working on my upgraded W10 from W7. But after performing a fresh install of W10, I just cant get it to connect and like I say logging onto the DS I can print a test page.

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Re: USB printer via synology assistant - Help!

Unread post by german_user » Wed Jan 25, 2017 6:38 pm

sorry- got it, it's the printer and Windows10 that are not compatible at this point then- as it looks like Canon is not supporting/providing drivers for Win10

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