1 Port CardBus PCMCIA Parallel Laptop Adapter Card

Add an IEEE 1284 Parallel port to your laptop computer through a CardBus/PCMCIA slot

Product ID: CB1PECP

  • Compatible with 32-bit CardBus (PCMCIA) slots
  • Maximum data transfer rate of 1.5 Mbps
  • EPP/ECP Parallel port that fully supports existing Centronics interface


The CB1PECP 1 Port CardBus (PCMCIA) Parallel Laptop Adapter Card turns a 32-bit CardBus slot into an IEEE 1284 Parallel port, allowing you to connect parallel devices to a laptop computer.

The CardBus Parallel card provides a cost-effective way to bridge the compatibility gap between your laptop and legacy devices. A convenient solution for adding a parallel printer or scanner, simply insert the adapter (CB1PECP) into an available CardBus (PCMCIA) slot and connect your parallel device to the adapter’s EPP/ECP parallel port.

Backed by a StarTech.com 2-year warranty and free lifetime technical support.

The StarTech.com Advantage

  • Broad Windows® compatibility for an easy, plug and play installation
  • Supports EPP and ECP communication modes for maximum compatibility with your parallel peripherals


  • Connects any parallel peripheral including printers, scanners, Zip® drives, and other devices

Technical Specifications

Warranty Information
Warranty Lifetime
Bus Type CardBus (PCMCIA)
Chipset ID PLX/Oxford - OXmPCI952
Interface Parallel
Port Style Integrated on Card
Ports 1
Maximum Data Transfer Rate 1.5Mbps
Connector Type(s) 1 - DB-25 (25 pin, D-Sub) Female
1 - PC Card (Type II, Cardbus)
OS Compatibility Windows® 7 (32/64bit), Vista(32/64), XP(32/64), ME, 98, 95
Special Notes / Requirements
System and Cable Requirements Pentium class PC or higher with an available CardBus slot.
Physical Characteristics
Product Height 0.9 in [2.4 cm]
Product Length 4.7 in [12 cm]
Product Width 2.4 in [60 mm]
Weight of Product 4.9 oz [140 g]
Packaging Information
Package Height 5.6 in [14.2 cm]
Package Length 8.3 in [21 cm]
Package Width 1.7 in [42 mm]
Shipping (Package) Weight 0.4 lb [0.2 kg]
What's in the Box
Included in Package 1 - CardBus Parallel Card
1 - Driver CD
1 - Instruction Manual


View full OS compatibility
Windows® 7 (32/64bit), Vista(32/64), XP(32/64), ME, 98, 95