Allow easy printing to any standard parallel printer by using the StarTech USB-to-Parallel Printer Adapter. It is a useful length and made to be paired with a USB-compliant office or home PC. The 6' USB printer adapter is compact and lightweight, which makes it an ideal accessory for portable computers. You can conveniently take it with you by wrapping or folding it up to store in a small space. It is designed to work as soon as you plug it in. The USB to parallel adapter as a low power consumption while it draws power from the USB connection. This allows you to use it for considerable amounts of time without it draining your battery. It features a high speed bi-directional parallel port compliant to IEEE-1284 industry standard.