This versatile 2-position autoswitch is compatible with any printer, including a high speed IEEE1284 printer. The automatic switch function can be used to share a printer between 2 PCs and will automatically manage print jobs in a transparent manner. The B170-002-R can also be used to connect a PC to 2 printers. The target printer is selected via included software or manually. This compact unit does not require AC power, allowing it to be located virtually anywhere. You can connect the switch to your PC using an IEEE Switchbox cable (P710-010).
- IEEE1284 Approved.
- Designed for use with all printers including IEEE high speed printers.
- Reversible: Connect 1 PC to 2 Printers or 2 PCs to 1 Printer.
- No AC required.
- Has both Automatic and Manual mode.
- Status LEDs quickly identify the mode as well as the port in use.
- Compact design enable switch to be located almost anywhere.