Method and system for communicating between a remote printer and a server

  • US 8,645,500 B2
  • Filed: 04/14/2011
  • Issued: 02/04/2014
  • Est. Priority Date: 07/09/2002
  • Status: Active Grant
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1. A method of receiving print data, comprising:

  • receiving, by a printer from a print server, a challenge phrase via a wireless connection between the printer and the print server;

    running, by the printer, an algorithm to produce a printer calculated value based on the challenge phrase;

    transmitting the printer calculated value from the printer to the print server via the wireless connection; and

    receiving, by the printer from the print server, print data via the wireless connection after the print server determines that the wireless connection is allowed to proceed.

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