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I just want to know how to discover a network printer IP address on LAN network or a share printer of someone else. Can I use nmap to discover network printer ? my network printer is HP laserjet 1320

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If it's an HP jetdirect-style printer, you can try to scan the network for it...

nmap -sT -p 9100 192.168.0.1-254

Would return the scan of devices on the 192.168.0.0 network, showing those with port 9100 open.

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thanks you so much –  billyduc Dec 11 '09 at 6:30

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