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Driver required for Logilink cable


Woody Ham

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I have purchased a Logilink cable (USB to Parallel) ref UA0054 but cannot find driver. Logilink site doesn't help. I need this to run a braille embosser from my laptop.

Anyone out there got any ideas pleae?

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Lazarus The 2nd

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click here

"The USB- Parallel cable also provides true plug-n-play
and hot-plug capability - simply plug in the cable under the Windows
operating system and the cable will be instantly detected."

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Woody Ham

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Thanks for that. I shall try the lead on another laptop as it certainly doesn't PnP on mine!!

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wiz-king

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If the USB is the laptop it should work as is. If you are trying to use a laptops parallel port (Do the have them?) you may have to point to the point as a printer.
I think either way you will have to install your embosser as a printer.
What is the make & model of the embosser?

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Woody Ham

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Many thanks. No paallel on laptop. I can use it well on desktop which has parallel. Embosser is Index Blue.

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wiz-king

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From the sightandsound website
"Included in each delivery is not only the embosser but also the necessary printer drivers."

Have you installed the driver on the laptop?
The only info I can find is from click here and it does not mention USB support, but it doe mention serial and network.

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