Switch a common USB device–like a printer, hard drive, hub or scanner–between two CPUs with this easy-to-use mechanical switch. Just press the button… the attached device immediately connects to the selected computer. Includes two 5\’ USB cables to attach to the computers.
Features and Benefits
Want to share multiple peripherals with up to 2 computers? This USB 2.0 Peripheral Sharing Switch is the most ideal solution for sharing a printer or any USB device such as pen drive, scanner, USB hub etc and up to two computers. For the maximum convenience, this unique switch also works with USB-enable Windows or Mac, or Linux computers.
Save desk space and slim design. ·
Installs easily with plug-and-play convenience. ·
Cross-over for the use of USB Peripheral devices. ·
2-Port USB Downstream peripheral switch. ·
Fully compliant with all your USB 1.1 and USB 2.0 devices. ·
Supports hot swapping for all your USB devices. ·
2 LEDs per port let you monitoring port status ·
With Over Current Protection to insure your safety.
Package contents: ·
USB 2.0 Sharing Switch ·
2 X USB A/B cable, L: 5ft. ·
Power Adapter 5V/2.6A
1. Plug the USB device cable into the downstream port of your computer.
2. Connect the USB devices such as printer, hub, pen drive…etc into any of the downstream on the USB sharing switch unit.
3. Computer will automatically detect the sharing switch unit and/or USB device.
Important note: the sharing switch must be connected to a USB 2.0 compliant host to function with USB 2.0 speed mode. If this device is connected to USB 1.1 complaint host, it will operate only in USB 1.1 speeds.
Pictured Below, two computers sharing a printer and a portable drive using this swith and still having ports left over to share two more devices.
Above Image Shows Two Computers Sharing 4 USB devices, each device can be selected to operate on port A or Port B Port A assigned to Computer A and Port B assigned to Computer B