Chapter 23. File and Print


In the early days of computing, file and printer sharing was pretty much impossible due to the lack of good networking standards and interoperability. If you wanted to use a printer connected to another computer, you had to save the file to a floppy disk and walk over.

Nowadays, both file and printer sharing have become second nature in a world where it is not unusual for someone to own more than one computer. Whether it be for sharing photographs amongst various computers, or having a central ...

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