<CT> Hooking up a second printer

  • From: "George R. Stilwell, Jr." <GRSJr@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: calmira_tips@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Sat, 14 Sep 2002 08:06:13

>Do you have an open serial port? Get a parallel-serial adapter, and hook
>the color printer up to a serial port. Office Depot has 'em for like 6 bucks.


Thanks Joshua! If I can find one of these adaptors it sounds like the
ideal solution. I didn't even know such a thing was possible.

Are there any traps I should be aware of in doing this. I know I have
to avoid the ports/IRQs with mouse & modem on them. But I'm not
totally sure how to do this. Perhaps when I run the printer install disk?

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