Gain even more functionality from home or office computer peripherals by sharing them with multiple PCs. Tripp Lite's U215-004-R USB 2.0 Peripheral Sharing Switch allows you to connect up to four computers to one USB peripheral like a printer, scanner, high-capacity hard drive and many others. This unit supports both high-speed USB 2.0 peripherals with transfer rates up to 480 Mbps and legacy USB 1.1 devices for ultimate compatibility. Switch between computers with one touch via push-button, mouse or keyboard hot-key command. The U215-004-R's active LEDs indicate which computer is currently using the peripheral. The unit is compatible with most major operating systems, is RoHS-compliant and comes with a one-year limited warranty.
U215-004-R 4-Port USB 2.0 Printer/Peripheral Sharing Switch:
One-touch port switching via a mouse, hot-key, or manually
Supports Hi-Speed USB 2.0 480Mbps data transfer rates
USB powered to eliminate the need for AC power
Icon task bar indicates switch status at a glance
Active LED indicator displays which computer is active
The Perfect Solution for Home or Office Workstations Tripp Lite's U215-004-R allows you to share a USB peripheral between four separate computers. This functionality is perfect for home or office workstations that need to share a printer, scanner or high-capacity hard drive among multiple PCs. This peripheral sharing switch eliminates the need for redundant peripherals attached to each PC and saves money, time and space when setting up a multi-PC application.
Broad Compatibility With both USB 2.0 and USB 1.1 compatibility, the U215-004-R can be used with any USB peripheral that needs to be shared. The unit is also compatible with most major operating systems, including Mac OS X and Windows 98SE/2000/ME/XP/Vista/WIN7 (both 32 and 64-bit versions).
Easy-to-Use, Plug-and-Play Convenience The U215-004-R is self-powered and requires minimal setup via the included software disk. Its active indicator LEDs alert the user to which computer currently controls the switch. The computer ports can easily be controlled via push-button, mouse or keyboard hot-key command.
Type: USB 2.0 Printer/Peripheral Sharing Switch, 4-Port Connectors: 1 x USB A female; 4 x USB B female Housing: Silver Warranty: 1-year limited