Can this adapter be plugged into a printer to connect to a network? John July 06, 2018 09:05 Updated Follow No, this adapter is intended to be connected to a computer with an operating system in order to function correctly. Related articles Quick Guide What is the Ethernet speed of this adapter? Is it compatible with Windows 10? Is this cable compatible with Lenovo Yoga 720 Laptops? Should this work with a Thinkpad laptop? Is it an active adapter or a passive one? Comments 0 comments Please sign in to leave a comment.