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45  What is the typical cable arrangement when attaching a clerking computer (versus a terminal) to the computer or terminal splitter>

Starting with the main computer serial port or port A through D on the terminal splitter going towards the serial port on the secondary computer...

New style cables...

  • The adapter ending with 385
  • A CAT-5 patch cord from 10 to 100+ feet
  • The adapter ending with 387

Old style cables...

  • 1' cable that converts the 9 pins to 25 pins
  • A null modem adapter. This adapter has 25 holes (female) on one side and 25 pins (male) on the other. This adapter is approximately 3" long.
  • The cable itself. This cable can be from 10 to 100 feet long. Several cables can be combined to create a longer cable.
  • A thin female-female adapter. This adapter has 25 holes on either end
  • A 1' cable that converts the 9 pins to 25 pins.