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Can you make a print server a wireless access point?

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I got a WPS54GU2\


Its a print server with a parallel port, USB 2.0, Ethernet & a 54 G wireless radio.

Im wondering can i make this printer server a wireless access point? I heard it has been done.
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Doesn't look like it supports WPA, therefore would not want, personally.

Doesn't look like there are any custom firmware/s either, but seems kind of cheapy personally.
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Doesn't look like it supports WPA, therefore would not want, personally.
Doesn't look like there are any custom firmware/s either, but seems kind of cheapy personally.

it feels cheapy too. My boss bought the thing like 4 years ago and never used it. its sitting new here. And i figured since we dont have a wireless router maybe this would work as a access point. At least just for internet access
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