A first step
The printer is connected to the host, turn the printer power on, through the host's "control panels" into the "printers and faxes" folder, in the margins, click the right mouse button, select "add a printer" command to open the Add Printer Wizard window. Select "local printer attached to this computer" and check the "automatically detect and install a Plug and Play printer" check box.
The second step
Host will test the new printer, soon we will find that has connected the printer, according to prompts the driver CD that came with the printer into the CD drive, after you have installed the printer driver, in the "printers and faxes" folder will appear in the icon for the printer.
The third step
In a newly installed printer icon, click the right mouse button and select "share" command, open the printer properties dialog box, go to the "sharing" tab, select "share this printer", and "share name" input box to fill in the need to share the name, such as CompaqIJ, click the "OK" button to complete the shared set.