Sharing A printer 2




Sharing A printer 2

What happens if you have a printer but it can only connect to your pc via usb. Now lets say you want to connect it to your network. Well, you could do like the previous example and connect it to your pc and then share it out. Only one problem… well what happens if your pc is not in the office… No printer… here is a way around this issue. its called a usb print server. on one end it connects to the usb cable from the printer and on the other end it connects to the nearest network drop, router or switch through an ethernet cable… There are many different kinds and with each your mileage may vary but here is one from trendnet that I use because its cheap and it works. Cheap being the operative word…

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