View Full Version : Network the Scanner

Dec 15, 2002, 10:06 AM
I have the a scanner on my mac and My sister wants to use it but she doesn't want to always come over. Her computer is right next to me.
I was wondering, could I netowkr the scanner so that it can b used on pc?

Dec 15, 2002, 08:53 PM
You asked, we answered, there's no reason to post another thread on the question. Go find a USB switchbox - USB peripheral sharing (especially cross-platform) doesn't seem to be a reality yet (besides USB printers).


[edit] i did a quick google search for "USB Sharing" and came up with quite a few sites, namely:

USB sharing for 4 PC's / Macs to one device for $50. or look around, you can get them (mechanical switch) for as little as $25.