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1 Printer -2 computers via USB Hub

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I have 2 computers here that both require the use of a printer

I can't network it because both need to use the scan option which is unavailable via the network

If I usb them both in using a hub will it work correctly?

The machines will be running Windows Vista and Windows XP
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It will not work. You should use special usb switch. They are easily available: http://www.usbswitch.com/ or http://www.belkin.com/IWCatProductPage.process?Product_Id=120618 or http://usbprinterswitch.com/ etc.

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not so easily available in Iraq hehe

I thought as much and will see if we can source one and get back to you