IOGEAR GUB231 Automatic Printer Switch
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IOGEAR GUB231 Automatic Printer Switch - 2-Port, USB

Item#:  A225-1231  | Model#: GUB231
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IOGEAR GUB231 Automatic Printer Switch Product Details

IOGEAR GUB231 Automatic Printer Switch
IOGEAR's GUB231 Automatic Printer Switch allows two 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 IOGEAR GUB231 Automatic Printer Switch also enables two computers to easily share one external hard drive, scanner, or any USB device. The IOGEAR GUB231 Automatic Printer Switch means no more plugging and unplugging between computers.

What It Is And Why You Need It

  • IOGEAR's USB 2.0 Automatic Printer Switch allows two PCs and / or Macs to share one printer or multi-function printer.

Note: 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.


  • Computer Connections: USB Type B to Type A
  • Connectors:
    Console: 1 x USB Type A
    Device Side: 2 x USB Type B
  • Environment:
    Humidity: 0-80% RH Operation Temperature: 41 to 104 degree Fahrenheit
    Storage Temperature: -4 to 140 degree Fahrenheit
  • LEDs:
    Port Status Green: Online / Orange - Locked
    Host Status Orange: Online
  • Power Consumption: DC 5V, 2.5W
  • Power Supply: USB Bus powered
  • POP Information:
    10" Peg Hook:4
    6" Peg Hook: 3
  • Unit Dimensions:
    Width: 2.5"
    Height: 2.75"
    Depth: 1"


  • Automatically* switch from one computer to another when connecting to a USB printer or multi-function printer
  • 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

Minimum System Requirements

  • Windows XP, Windows Vista 32-/64-bit, Windows 7 32-/64-bit
  • Mac OS X v10.3.5 or later
  • Available USB port (USB 2.0 port for High-Speed mode)

What's Included

  • Manufactured by: Iogear
    Warranty provided by: Iogear
    Limited Warranty: 0 months parts; 0 months labor
    Mfg Part No: GUB231
    UPC No: 881317504807
    Box Size: ( Length:7, Width:8, Depth:3)
    Shipping Weight: 1.0000 pound(s)
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  • Limited Warranty: A full text version of the limited warranty may be obtained by mailing a self addressed, stamped envelope to the address below and requesting the warranty for item number: A225-1231
    Warranty Information
    7795 W. Flagler St. Suite 35
    Miami, FL. 33144

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