Pros: probably works with windows
Cons: device will not show up under linux printer admin, cups, samba or webmin. Will not work with Linux...
Overall Review: bought it for Linux, won't work. Gave it one egg because it will probably work with windows but doesn't work with Linux. The description below list Linux support..
Pros: Easy to install with effortless configuration. System readily recognized it and printer works without any issues.
Overall Review: Great item with easy installation.
Pros: It works.
Cons: Have to download the new drivers and install manually.
Overall Review: These are exact steps for get Windows7 64-bit working.
Download the latest drivers for the PCI2PECP here: http://www.startech.com/Data/ProductDrivers/PCI2PECP.zip.
Open Device Manager.
NOTE: Even if the Multifunction Adapter is listed with no errors it WILL still need to be updated. Do not skip this step as the rest of the steps will NOT work. Click the plus sign next to the Multifunction Adapter heading. Right-click on the device that appears below and choose Update Driver Software.
Choose Browse My Computer.
Choose the Let Me Pick From a List.
Click the Have Disk button (you may have to click Next again to see this button depending on the version of your OS) and browse to the extracted folder, open the Windows Vista folder and choose the file named NmXpMf. The port should automatically correct itself, if not go through the same process for the port but choose the file named NmPorts instead.
Perform Windows Update to remove exclamation marks.
Pros: Does what it's supposed to.
Overall Review: I've used these in several machines. They install easily under XP and I've had no trouble with them.
Pros: Quick delivery
Cons: Driver is unavailable; the CD supplied with the unit will not load by itself or with manual help; and the driver downloaded from the vendor website will not load either.