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I'm trying to install a Intel Netport II print server with windows 98.I have lan card that is working ok but I am not on a network. I just have 3 printers. How do I get the print server to work when I'm not on a network.
Need lots of help.
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Unfortunately Sawgle, without a network you won't be able to put the Netport II to work as it is a token ring network print server. The netport was designed around Novell Netware and a Token Ring network.

Let me know what you would like to achieve, distances between PC's and printers etc, and I'll see if I can come up with an alternative for you.
Dennis
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I have a brother HL-760 laser, Deskjet 855c and a Epson Photo 700. Distance is about 12'. My system is PII 450.
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Sawgle, based on your post it appears that you have one PC and need to attach three printers. There are a few ways of doing this, but here's a URL for one of the easiest.

http://www.comcatusa.com/comcat/autcomswitpa.html

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