Printing from iPad?

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    I want to buy a wireless printer so my mom can print from her iPad. However, I've never printed wirelessly. Nor have I printed from an iPad. Any advice would be much appreciated. Anyone here print from their iPad? (She has the iPad 2, I believe) Apple says all iPads are able to print wirelessly. Just have to download an app.
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    It's super easy. Just make sure you've got an apple compatible printer. Then they both have to be on the same Wifi network.
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    It's super easy. Buy a printer that is compatible (check the apple website). Then they just have to be in the same wifi network. Very simple.
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    Thanks. I'll go check out compatible printers. Hope it's as easy as you say it is! :)
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    So many printer apps! Some free, some $3.99+
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    I got lucky, I have a Brother Wifi printer, they have their own app that works with it, not sure if that helps :)
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    If you're already buying a new printer, I'd go ahead and get one that's compatible. The apps I used were all crap and only worked about 50% of the time. I junked the printer and bought a $100 compatible Epson. I have never had an issue. No app needed, just push print, find printer and done. Good luck!
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    Most HP's are compatible. Don't need an app.
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    Mine works w\ the newer Epson printers.
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    Bought an HP yesterday. I will be installing it Christmas Day. Thanks for the help. If I have any problems, I'll come back here. (Or best buy) ):
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    All went well! Thanks for the help.

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