sharing a scaner

  Astrix 19:01 28 May 05
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Pls someone tell me how can I share a scaner in between two computers (With XP) Iam sharing files printers & internet.

Thanks in advance

  sinbad1 19:42 28 May 05
  roy 19:42 28 May 05

Hi,

I had thought that the answer was 'no' but have a look at this Google link as it might give you some help. click here=

  Bagsey 20:10 28 May 05

I would have that the cheapest way to share a scanner between two computers would be to use a 2 port USB data switch. You can get these from PC World, Maplins, Dabs etc. Cost abot £10 for the hand change over type. I have not used one for a scanner but use similar for our printer.

  chub_tor 21:00 28 May 05

Thanks for the tip

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