Get to Know Us. Within two hours or less I got an response saying: Customers also shopped for. Set the same preferred printer in each driver. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. Don’t see what you’re looking for? Write a customer review.
|Date Added:||4 October 2013|
|File Size:||19.61 Mb|
|Operating Systems:||Windows NT/2000/XP/2003/2003/7/8/10 MacOS 10/X|
|Price:||Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]|
My system is Windows 7 and 8. Within two hours or less I got an response saying: Have one to sell? You can even use it to share other USB devices when using manual switching.
Unfortunately, the switch isn’t all that automatic. I want scanner capability more than I need the ability to switch between PCs, so I’ll just do it the old fashioned way and swap the USB cable between PC’s instead of using a switch.
We Connect Tomorrow, Today! Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals.
Product | IOGEAR USB Printer Auto Sharing Switch GUB – switch – 2 ports
But, on this specific model you have to be careful, as it may not work at all. Haven’t tried the fax function through the switch, but the scan function did work with no problem to the default computer. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon.
Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. After installing the software for this device I actually pre-installed gub21 prior to receiving the device, I literally plugged it into my two Mac’s and ipgear from one machine, and then tried on the other, and it worked instantly.
With the Iogear switch in place, my need for the printer at one or the other of the two PC’s is a iogea operation. It also came with the USB-to-printer cables I needed to hook it into the printer, which was nice.
Now it switches automatically AND prints off both notebooks. I’d down rate it about a half a star, if I could because it took multiple reboots to get the automatic function to work properly, BUT it works fine with my Canon MX all in one for all its functions, once set up.
Rated 4 out of 5 by Jammy the Bammy from Just what the doctor ordered See questions and answers. If you have to change the default computer, you have to right click the icon in the task bar lower right of screen and click “switch”.
Pages with related products.
I went through the IOGEAR troubleshooting checklist to make sure I had done everything correctly including making sure that the printer drivers were installed on both machines and the printer operated with a direct connection on both machines. Item is in your Cart. It does, at first, indicate that the printer is not available, but by the time you can read it, the printing process has started.
Customers who bought this item also bought. Perhaps because of the two different operating systems, the XP laptop gives an audible alert sound when the desktop computer is printing and on occassion, iogfar Windows 7 machine puts up a message saying the printer is not connected when it really is.
Update Unrecognized Zip Code. It has been difficult to network these two computers with success being iffy iotear intermitent. Customers also shopped for. I have used Iogear switches for years and they work fine.
Please make sure that you are posting logear the form of a question. Wife has a Mac yecch! Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews.