Windows 7 cannot print to shared printer on an XP computer

I have a Samsung CLP 310 printer connected to a usb port on an XP Computer.  I can print from 3 other XP printers with no problems.  I bought a computer with Windows 7.  The Win7 computer found and installed the printer.  I cannot print from the Windows 7 computer. I cannot change security settings and I cant change sharing properties from the Windows 7 computer.
1. What happpens when you try to print?
2. What happens when you change print settings?

Method 1:
I would suggest you to check for the firewall settings on your windows 7 computer and then check. You may have to change settings to allow a port to communicate if required. Refer the following links:

Method 2:
Also I would suggest you to refer to the below provided link and check if the network for all the machines has been setup accordingly. Refer the following link.
Also refer the following link:
Install a printer on a home network.
Hope this helps.

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Last updated March 13, 2018 Views 304 Applies to: