How to share printers and other devices in a HomeGroup Network in Windows 8.1 Pro Preview?
As you are aware, a HomeGroup network is a handy utility that lets you to set a close network within your household so that all files, folders and PC peripherals can be easily shared and accessed by all in the group. By creating a HomeGroup network, you can save the costs and spaces of installing separate devices to accompany the different PCs or Windows-based devices in your home. Also, the easy flow of data and devices that you get to enjoy with this network is immense. If you have set the HomeGroup network, here are the easy steps that you can use to share printers and other devices in it.
The easy step solution to the above issue is as:
- Move the mouse cursor to the top right corner of the screen and it will display the Charms menu.
- Click on the ‘Settings’ charm and then click on ‘Change PC Settings’.
- On the left pane, click ‘Network’ and then click ‘HomeGroup’.
- In the ‘HomeGroup’ section, move the slider from left to right in the ‘Printers’ option to share connected printer and move the slider from left to right in ‘Let devices on this network stream my music and videos’ option to share other connected devices.Â
Wasn’t it simple? To better comprehend the easy steps, here is a short solution video that you can check out. To watch it now, click below: