serial/usb

  User-BABCD513-7461-4E6C-B17F4449E7087567 20:24 25 Feb 2010
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hi all

is possible to buy or make a cable so i can connect a usb cable to my laptop through the serial port, as i know you can buy a cable to convert serial into usb, i just need it the other way round.

regards

kieron

  johnnyrocker 20:30 25 Feb 2010

try click here


if they cant help it is doubtful


johnny

  MAT ALAN 20:35 25 Feb 2010

SERIAL to USB USB to SERIAL would you not just turn the cable round the other way or have i had to many wine gums...

  MAJ 20:35 25 Feb 2010
  MAT ALAN 20:39 25 Feb 2010

click here

forgot the link, silly cheap...

ok thank you maj and mat, but them cables look like they convert serial to usb, i have a usb cable that i need to plug into my laptop through the serial port as the laptop does not have any usb ports, so i need a usb to serial adapter

  MAT ALAN 20:56 25 Feb 2010

just swap the USB cable for the ones shown in the link , no need for adapter cos its already got a USB end which you can plug straight into the USB device...

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