RE: Mac: Serial Port Switch

John W. Osborne (
Wed, 24 Jul 1996 19:34:36 +-1000

Yes....a suggestion....
Buy another parallel port card. They aren't expensive, and save the hassle
of plugging/unplugging anything. Also beware of cheap data switches.


From: Eduardo Kac[]
Sent: Tuesday, 23 July 1996 20:27
Subject: Re: Mac: Serial Port Switch

I use a Belkin Data Switch and it works great.

But if you have a laser printer, you need a different kind of data switch.

I use a StyleWriter II.

Ed Kac

>Have both my QuickCam and Printer sharing my serial port.
>The docs for QuickCam talk about a "serial port switch,"
>any thoughts or reccomendations on this?
>I am tired of unplugging my QuickCam each and every time I want to use
>my printer.
>Suggestions please...
>Ray Baker
>Eastern Orthodox Christian


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