USB 2.0 printers and USB 1.0/1.1 computers
I need a new printer, being fed up with the POS Epson 740 I have now.
I was considering an HP LaserJet 1012, but noticed it has a USB 2.0
port only. I've got a Rev B iMac with USB 1.0 or maybe (but I doubt
it) USB 1.1. I've searched the 'net to no avail as to whether 2.0
peripherals are backwards-compatible to older USB computers. Since
you all are a well-informed bunch, I figured someone here would know.
> I've searched the 'net to no avail as to whether 2.0
>peripherals are backwards-compatible to older USB computers. Since
>you all are a well-infor...New Printer with USB 2.0 - Old PC with USB 1.1 Ports
I am FINALLY getting around to getting a new printer - but I have a 4
year old laptop that has two USB 1.1 ports. Will a new printer with a
USB 2.0 connection work with my laptop? I heard it will - but will be
slower than designed to be. I am planning on getting another HP
OfficeJet (my old one lasted 7 years!!!!).
Also, can I use a regular USB 1.1 cable? Is there a difference between
USB cables (2.0 different than 1.1?).
On 31 Jul 2006 17:25:13 -0700, email@example.com wrote:
>I am FINALLY getting around to getting a new printer - but I have a 4
>year o...HP PSC1210 USB 1.1 or USB 2?
Hi all, is this printer USB 1.1 or USB 2??
Everywhere I go to find this out, it only tells me its USB
Which doesnt tell me a hell of a lot lol.
Any info appreciated
From the truly sketchy information on the HP web site, I would have to guess
that the PSC1210 supports USB 1.1 and takes advantage of the higher throughput
of USB 2.0. HP supports the product (drivers, etc) running with Windows 98,
which, for all intents and purposes, knows nothing about USB 2.0... Ben Myers
On Thu, 20 Jan 2005 18:19:08 +1300, "Paul" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>Hi all, is t...USB 2 printer and a USB 1 computer
I have a computer with USB 1 and want to buy a printer with a USB 2
interface. I also have a couple of other USB 1 devices. Does this cause
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On Sat, 20 Sep 2003 00:31:36 +0200, "Ton den Hartog" <email@example.com>
>I have a computer with USB 1 and want to buy a printer with a USB 2
>interface. I also have a couple of other USB 1 devices. Does this cause
Most USB 2 devi...USB 2.0 Device compatible to USB 1.1 port?
I'm interested in purchasing a new scanner, but my computer does
not have the newer USB 2.0 ports in the back, only the 1.1 ports. Can
I safely hook up a scanner that has USB 2.0 output? Thanks!
"Bogrod" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> Dear all,
> I'm interested in purchasing a new scanner, but my computer does
> not have the newer USB 2.0 ports in the back, only the 1.1 ports. Can
> I safely hook up a scanner that has USB 2.0 output? Thanks!
Yes, th...USB 1.1 cable on 2.0 printer?
Just ordered a Canon i560 printer; the specs say it has a USB 2.0
interface. I have some USB 1.1 cables floating around; can I use them on
the 2.0 interface? Any signal integrity issues?
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The FAQ files v1.21 for the Tropez, and v1.01 for the TBS-2001 sound
boards can be obtained ...move ZFS mountpoint from USB 1.1 to USB 2.0 port
I created a mountpoint called /tdusb1 on a USB 1.1 port conncted to a
1TB LaCie hard drive. I discoverd that our system has a USB 2.0 port
and want to move the logical mountpoint to a new physical USB port.
How do I do it?
Actually, I will need to do the same sort of thing from one Solaris 10
system to another in the future. I don't care about plug-and-play and
hot swappable as long as I can read the same drive from different Sun
I assume that there are ZFS related commands for doing this but don't
want to experiment too much as the USB hard drive already has valuable
stuff ...USB 1.1 and USB 2.0
Could I use a win32 function to get the USB port is suport USB 1.1 or
I want to write a program to access the USB devices and show them is in
the USB 1.1 or USB 2.0.
Could everyone help me to find the function call?
Or where I can find any relative information?
Well, removable ms-dos devices such as USBs can be accessed through the
\\\\.\\PhysicalDrive#. Call the API QueryDosDevice(), and get a list of
all existing MS-DOS device names. You can also use the function
DefineDosDevice() to define the device name as well.
That said, whe...USB 1.0 or 1.1??
Googled this as much as I could, but no luck.
I have a reasonably old Toshiba Satellite 4030CDT notebook. I'd like to
know what kind of USB port it has. The "revision" I think it's called.
You know 1.0, 1.1 or 2.0. I'm sure it's not 2.0 but I'd like to know if
it's 1.1 or 1.0. Does anybody know of a way to tell what revision a USB
port is? Or if not, does anyone know what revision is on a Toshiba
> I have a reasonably old Toshiba Satellite 4030CDT notebook. I'd like
> to know what...boot up freezes up after installing usb apple driver 1.4.1 for belkin usb 2 port F5U005
i have a beige desktop mac g3 running OS 9.2.2, after installing the
belkin usb 2 port F5U005 and following the installation instructions
from belkin to
install the usb extension from apples website (1.4.1) my mac now
constantly upon booting up. if i disable the usb support 1.4.1 usb
support extension my system boots up fine but then i cannot use the usb
ports for they are unfunctional. any help would be greatly
In article <email@example.com>,
Greg <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> i have a beige desktop mac g3...USB 1.1 Host with no hardware USB core
We're working on an embedded device that needs to talk to USB mass
storage devices. We have several processor options, some with
internal USB cores, and some that will require external cores. The OS
will be something simple, and not of the order of an embedded Linux or
Most of the processors have a rich set of I/O pins, so I was
wondering, has anyone tried emulating a USB 1.1 host (or subset) using
just the processor and software (and a jack, the appropriate pull-ups,
etc.)? I'm looking into this on the side, mostly for my own
curiosity. My guess is it can be...how can you tell if you have usb 1.1 or usb 2
How can you tell from windows 2000 if you have a usb1.1 or usb2.0 connector?
"Laura" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> How can you tell from windows 2000 if you have a
> usb1.1 or usb2.0 connector?
Control Panel -> System -> Hardware -> Device Manager.
Then right click on the USB hub(s) and click Properties.
Another way is to plug in a known USB 2.0 device into
the port. The system will pop a warning if the port is
"Laura" > How can you tell from windows 2000 if you ...USB 1.1
Does anybody know if USB 1.1 host support connecting USB 2.0 peripheral ?
I know that you can connect the USB 1.1 peripheral device to USB 2.0 host
Martin Roth wrote:
> Does anybody know if USB 1.1 host support connecting USB 2.0 peripheral ?
> I know that you can connect the USB 1.1 peripheral device to USB 2.0 host
> Martin Roth
> Motorola Israel
In most cases, USB 2.0 devices will "downshift" to 1.1 speeds. You might
find a device that was unable to do so, because it needed ...let 1 computer believe that thru USB/serial connector the other one is a HP printer ?
I have the following problem:
I have a linux machine with usb ports. Its a factory machine on which
I cannot do anything (nor soft nor hardware changes).
The linux machine containes all the HP printer drivers. So connecting
an external HP printer thru USB is no problem.
Now I want to connect an other computer instead of a printer, so the
printout could be directly integrated into a Dbase.
I can connect both machines thru a usb/serial adaptor.
BUT the print to external printer only works if a external printer is
So when connecting thru USB/serial - there is no '...