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4-Port USB 2.0 Automatic Printer Switch

4-Port Automatic Printer Switch

UPC: 881317504814

Sale price$54.95

IOGEAR's USB 2.0 Automatic Printer Switch allows four PCs and / or Macs to share one printer or multi-function printer. Simply submit a print job and the printer automatically* switches to the preferred computer. The switch also enables four computers to easily share one external hard drive, scanner, or any USB device. No more plugging and unplugging between computers.

4-Port USB 2.0 Automatic Printer Switch
4-Port USB 2.0 Automatic Printer Switch Sale price$54.95
4 Computers 1 printer

Simply submit a print job and the printer automatically* switches to the preferred computer.

* Automatic switch function is software based and only available with USB printer or the printer function of a multi-function printer. For connecting and using other types of USB devices, you can switch by using the push-button on the USB switch or with the included software.

Backwards Compatible

The 4-Port USB 2.0 automatic Printer Switch has speeds of up to 480 mbps at USB 2.0 speeds. It is also backwards compatible with USB 1.1 for legacy printers.

  • Automatically* switch from one computer to another when connecting to a USB printer or multi-function printer
  • Easily share a USB 2.0 device between PC and Mac without a network setup
  • Simply press a button to switch a USB device between computers - No software installation required
  • Active-port LED lights indicate which computer has access to the USB device
  • Switch-lock function prevents other users from switching the USB device and ensures data access consistency
  • USB 2.0 support with data transfer rate up to 480Mbps and USB 1.1 backward compatible
  • No external power supply needed

For PC Users
• Windows 7, Windows 8.1, Windows 10
• Available USB port
• Chrome Book
• Linux®, Unix and other USB supported systems*
*Additional drivers and support may be needed

For MAC Users
• Mac 10.6 and above
• Available USB port

  • 1 x USB 2.0 Auto Switch
  • 1 x 6 ft. USB A-B Cable
  • 1 x User Manual
  • 1 x Registration / Warranty Card

GUB431 Software (MacOS) Download

Release Date: 02/06/2020

Mac OS 10.13 (High Sierra)
Mac OS 10.14.x (Mojave)
Mac OS 10.15 (Catalina)
MAC OS 11x (Big Sur)
MAC OS Monterey
Mac OS 13x Ventura

GUB431 Sofware (Windows) Download

Release Date: 04/10/2019

Windows 7 32-bit
Windows 7 64-bit
Windows 8.1 32-bit
Windows 8.1 64-bit
Windows 10 32-bit
Windows 10 64-bit
Windows 11

GBU431 Software (MacOS) Download

Release Date: 02/05/2015

Mac OS 10.6.x
Mac OS 10.7.x
Mac OS 10.8.x
Mac OS 10.9.x
Mac OS 10.10

Need more help with this product? Visit IOGEAR Knowledge Base

Computer Connections
DirectUSB Type-A
Console1 x USB-A
Device Side4
Humidity0-80% RH
Operation Temperature41 to 104 degree Fahrenheit
Storage Temperature-4 to 140 degree Fahrenheit
Port StatusGreen - Online / Orange - Locked
Host StatusOrange - Online
Operating System SupportWindows ZP and above; Mac: 10.4.5, 10.5 and above
Power ConsumptionDC 5V, 2.5W
Power SupplyUSB Bus powered
POP Information
10'' Peg Hook4
6'' Peg Hook3
Unit Dimensions
Unit Package Dimensions
Master Carton
Master Carton Qty.6
Master Carton Wt.5 lb.
Unit Pack Wt.0.7 lb.
Unit Wt.0.2 lb.