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Wireless USB with XBee Pro

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Hello everyone.

I'm very new to XBee and have finally gotten them to work how I wanted them to. I'd like to expand my use of XBees in my project and use them as a "Wireless USB Cord." If that's what I should call it. Basically I have an Epson Thermal Printer that i'd like to connect to an XBee and then connect another one using a USB Adapter Board to the computer. You would have to use the green and white wires on the USB cord that's coming out of the printer, but how would I connect those to the XBee where I could send data to the printer?

I hope this makes sense.

- Ryan

EDIT: Found this link online of a Belkin product: http://www.belkin.com/us/support-product?rnId=01t80000002G1SgAAK- this is something like what I want to do, but I would like to use an XBee of course.
asked Mar 3, 2014 in Miscellaneous Hardware and Software by ryfitzger227 New to the Community (0 points)

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the pinouts for the xbee module are listed on pg. 13 of the product manual:

that's the starting point. you'd then have to make sure that the received data was put in some format that your printer could handle.
answered Mar 3, 2014 by kjensen8 Veteran of the Digi Community (653 points)