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    New PC Build - 3XS

    Hello everybody, Buying a new computer for my brother from Scan 3XS. The computer is going to be mainly used for gaming and general browsing. Here is a spec I had in mind but I was wondering if you guys could give it the once over and see if you can offer any suggestions. Case: Silverstone...
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    Please Help with Printer Network Issues

    Ok the room I am in has a "D Link gigabit switch" (I don't know what this is or what it is used for) there is a router but it is in the next room if it is really needed I will find a way of getting the cable from that room to mine. I will try to explain how the old printer worked: The old...
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    Please Help with Printer Network Issues

    Ok so can you please confirm that I need the following USB Print Server that can connect to at least 3 PC's 3 USB cables that can go from the computers to do the USB Print Server A Printer USB Cable that goes from the HP LaserJet P2055d to the USB Print Server After I have the above all I do is...
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    Please Help with Printer Network Issues

    Is that the only choice I have available ?
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    Please Help with Printer Network Issues

    Anyone have any suggestions at all I hope I can get this sorted by tonight as otherwise we will have no printer in the office tomorrow :(
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    Please Help with Printer Network Issues

    I think the HP 2055D does not have a ethernet port as it states on the product page on the HP website underneath connectivity: "Hi-Speed USB 2.0" so the difference between my printer and the N version must be that the N version has a ethernet input as it states so on its product page: "1...
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    Please Help with Printer Network Issues

    Ok so after extensive searching I found this: The 36-pin parallel cable is what I need but the input on the printer is something different not the shape of that USB but the shape of the picture below what connection is that below ? if I can find a 36 pin parallel to that connection below...
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    Please Help with Printer Network Issues

    Also in the addition to the above the printer did not come with any connection cables do I need one of these ? http://www.maplin.co.uk/usb-2.0-a-to-b-leads-97264 Thank you once again.
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    Please Help with Printer Network Issues

    The data transfer switch looks very old, it does not have a USB connection. Can I also please ensure that my printer is the HP 2055D, NOT the HP 2055DN, I do not know the differences between the two but I have been told that the N stands for network I believe ? I am not sure if there is a...
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    Please Help with Printer Network Issues

    Hello everybody, My old printer was a HP LaserJet 4000, it was connected to a Data Transfer switch via I believe 36 Pin cable, this "Data Transfer Switch" had a further 3 connections which went to the 3 Computers on the old printer. My new printer is a HP LaserJet P2055d, however it has a...
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