If you’ve shopped online or read the hype on the displays in brick and mortar stores, surely you’ve seen one of the latest buzz terms—”PC-free” operation. What this means, of course, is that you can perform functions on the printer without having to send data or commands to it from a computer. But what does that mean? Well, with today’s multifunction printers (MFPs), PC-free can mean everything from scanning to and printing from memory devices, to printing from mobile devices and the cloud, as well as printing and scanning with printer apps.
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