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Maximum run of USB 1.0?

Discussion in 'Archived Threads 2001-2004' started by Todd Hostettler, Apr 5, 2002.

  1. Todd Hostettler

    Todd Hostettler Second Unit

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    Reorganizing the computer/family room and looking at some different places to set up the printer (HP DeskJet) away from my computer.

    I know that USB has a maximum run length. Is it 10 feet? 20 feet? I'd love to know.
     
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    Andrew Pratt Producer

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    Wayne Bundrick Cinematographer

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    You can buy devices which use Cat 5 cable to extend the USB signal.
     

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