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Posted: 7/24/2013 6:26:49 AM EST
I have a remote location where I need a printer but don;t want to set up a lan there. Anyone know if there are any printers that allow you to print ipad to printer no LAN?

Link Posted: 7/24/2013 6:46:58 AM EST
You need to setup a wireless network to print from an ipad and the printer has to be air print compatible
Link Posted: 7/24/2013 6:48:40 AM EST
Link Posted: 7/24/2013 6:50:48 AM EST
You'll have to buy more apple stuff to do that.
Link Posted: 7/24/2013 6:55:26 AM EST
most new wireless printers are compatible, there are a couple of third party apps if that doesn't work. You can also email yourself the doc or dropbox type service to get to a desktop that has a printer.
Link Posted: 7/24/2013 6:56:04 AM EST
you can use hp's E-print to email an attachment to the printers unique email address at it will auto print.

You don't need a LAN for this but they do both need some sort of internet connection, 3g or otherwise.
Link Posted: 7/24/2013 7:00:46 AM EST
Look into google print. Essentially you're using another computer's browser and the printer it's connected to. You may need to save the file you want to print on a Google Drive.
Link Posted: 7/24/2013 7:16:00 AM EST
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Originally Posted By Aimless:
Yeah that was the problem I ran into. I don't have an apple airprint printerhttp://support.apple.com/kb/ht4356

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Home all in ones are so cheap now. I bought a used but under warranty HP D1110a which is airprint compatible for $60 on amazon. Replacing the ink cartridges did cost $30 though. So it might be cheaper to get one on sale for $100.
Link Posted: 7/24/2013 9:00:39 AM EST
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