How long does USB cable has to be

I wanted to install 20ft. of USB cable to my HP printer will there be any problem with the performance.
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  1. mark4 said:
    I wanted to install 20ft. of USB cable to my HP printer will there be any problem with the performance.


    The max is roughly 16 ft. Any further than that, and things start to get dicey, the way I understand it anyway.
  2. You can use an Active Extension cable.
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    You can use an Active Extension cable.

    can you example what you mean by that.
  4. hey thanks for more information.
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