Comodo Firewall Prevents the Lexmark Printer Driver Communication
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This article details the steps required to allow your network printer in COMODO Internet Security when COMODO prevents printer driver communication.
You know that COMODO is preventing printer driver communication when:
- -If you run the Lexmark Wireless Set-up Utility, it fails and displays the error: Connection Failed.
- -The Lexmark Printer’s Mac and IP address is already in the DHCP client list of the router, but with an unknown name.
- -The Lexmark Wi-Fi indicator light is lit green, but the network port cannot be created.
When a Lexmark printer is configured for network connection, it automatically prints out the Network Configuration page that contains the printer's assigned IP address.
Please consult with the printer's User's Guide to have this page printed out.
Follow the below steps to allow your network printer in COMODO Internet Security:
Action Image (Click to view.) 1 Open COMODO Internet Security Graphical User Interface (Start Menu / Comodo / COMODO Internet Security / COMODO Internet Security shortcut) Image 2 Click on the Firewall button at the top of the COMODO Internet Security window Image 3 Click on My Network Zones. Image 4 Click on the Add button, and select IP address from the dropdown list. Image 5 Select 'A single IP address' and enter the printer's IP address. Image 6 Verify the IP address you have just added, and press Apply button to commit the changes. Image 7 Run the Lexmark Wireless Configuration Utility again to create the network port. ...
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If you require additional assistance, please contact Lexmark Technical Support. NOTE: When calling for support, you will need your printer/model type and serial number (SN).
Please call from near the computer and printer in case the technician on the phone asks you to perform a task on this device.