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Print Files Over the Internet With PrinterShare

Aug 28, 2009, 00:03 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Joseph Moran)

[ Thanks to Michael Hall for this link. ]

"Why Print From a Distance?

"There are various occasions when remotely printing a document might make more sense than simply sending it electronically, like as an e-mail attachment. One is if you want to maintain a certain level of control over a sensitive document--e-mails can be easily forwarded (often mistakenly) without your knowledge or permission, and sending only a paper copy makes unauthorized/unintended dissemination a lot harder. Other possible scenarios include if the recipient doesn't have the software to open the file you want to send, an alternative to sending a fax, or if you want to send a document to a somebody that's not too comfortable dealing with e-mail attachments."

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