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how to connect apc to a printer with appletalk (serial point to point)

how to connect apc to a printer with appletalk (serial point to point)

how to connect apc to a printer with appletalk (serial point to point)

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Hello

How can i connect an Apple Laserwriter plus printer to my serial port (or otherwise) using appletalk. I can get it running on a serial protocol 9600 Baud but printing takes very long especially graphics. I heard that appletalk is  56k6 which is 8 times faster.
I am not connected to a network nor is the printer, it is just point to point, PC to Printer

Is it just the port settings ?

RE: how to connect apc to a printer with appletalk (serial point to point)

Everyone used to use the serial ports to talk to other Macs in the good olds days.

You should be able to connect the printer to the appletalk printer port on you mac, using an apple talk cable.

It could be your printer that is slow!! Not sure but it does sound like an old model.

If you can't fix it in 20 call someone who can.

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