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Connect arduino to HP Laserjet Answered

Hi, i want to connect a USB printer to an arduino to control it, i know that i can connect a Printer by using the Parallel cable, but my printer only works with usb.
Any ideas????

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caitlinsdad (author)2014-09-18


I think you may have a difficult time unless you have worked with printer control codes which are probably proprietary and have worked with serial communication.

Even still, look at this tutorial for a basic thermal printer


to give you an idea of what might be involved. Good luck.

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