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I have just had a new PC (A) , built for me. I forgot to ask for wireless facility though I have two other PC's ( B and C) downstairs that have a wireless connection. I access my server through a Local Connection, which is actually faster than my old wireless one.
I now need an all- in- one printer to replace my Canon Pixma ip8500. This has been repaired once and needs attention again, which I am loath to get as I think it might be better to spend money on a new all- in- one instead.
The new printer would be installed upstairs where I keep A!
Question 1: Can a wireless all- in- one be attached to a USB port? (Do forgive my ignorance). It would work with B and C obviously.-
Question 2: These days all- in- ones come at reasonable prices. (My Canon printer was quite expensive). I used to print off lots of images. Now I would prefer to tackle the odd one, plus birthday cards (!), and order photos from a professional source. Do you have any favourites you can recommend, please? I read reviews but I know that recommendations from users are often a better source of information. Personally, I like either Epson or Canon printers.
I look forward to reading what you have to say and thank you in advance for any help you can offer.
1. USB would be the primary mode of connection for the printer, with the wireless transmission being an added feature. So the printer will initially be detected by A (through USB) and by the other PCs, which are B & C (through Wi-fi). 2. Between the two, it has to be Canon! I have an old PIXMA All-in-one that I still use.