Cheapest route to wirelessly connect to printer from laptop

By roseypeach
Apr 20, 2008
  1. Hey guys,

    I've been doing a lot of research, HP has a one for all connection deal but its 100$ and I am looking to go a lot cheaper than that if poss. My printer is a HP Officejet 5610v that connects via USB and I'm running Vista on my Dell 1721 laptop.

    Hub? Best kind?

    Thanks ahead to anyone that answers!

  2. roseypeach

    roseypeach TS Member Topic Starter Posts: 35

  3. jobeard

    jobeard TS Ambassador Posts: 9,322   +622

    The device you need is called a Print Server. It attaches to the Router and your printer to the Print Server.

    Any system on your lan then can see and use the Networked printer.
  4. roseypeach

    roseypeach TS Member Topic Starter Posts: 35

    Thanks Jobeard! Preciate it!
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