LaserWriter Select and Snow Leopard?

Discussion in 'Mac Accessories' started by Kashchei, Oct 30, 2009.

  1. Kashchei macrumors 65816


    Apr 26, 2002
    Meat Space
    I inherited a LaserWriter Select and have tried in vain to set it up (I also inherited the Asanté talk used to connect it to my wireless router). It worked fine with the Leopard set-up of the previous owner, but it won't do thing for me under Snow Leopard. Is there an incompatibility here, or does the printer just not like me?
  2. gsahli macrumors 6502a


    Jun 1, 2007
    Is yours the Laserwriter Select 360? Do you have a parallel connector on the back? If so, get a USB-parallel adapter cable, and it should work. (Or even better, get a parallel print server and make it a network-connected printer)

    Basic incompatibility is that Snow Leopard doesn't support appletalk at all.

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