Re: ab switch problem.

Bill Woodland (wcw@bga.com)
Sun, 28 Sep 1997 10:44:57 -0500


At 08:46 AM 9/28/97 -0400, Mark Andrew Nassy wrote:
>
>hi,
>
>a friend of mine sent me this message. he has windows95. does any1 know the
>solution to the problem.
>
>--- begin forwarded text
>
>From: "Robert I. Cummings" <rcumming@ix.netcom.com>
>Reply-To: rcumming@ix.netcom.com
>
>I was able to get an
>a/b connector but it is not working. I got one earlier in the day from=
Radio
>Shack - much too expensive $29 it didn't work and I took it back. Then I=
got
>one for $15.99 at Staples and that one does not work either. I am getting
error
>messages on both my printer and quickcam. I think that I need to set up
the lpt
>port. However I am not sure how to do that. Do you have any advise on how
I can
>do that?
>--
>http://www.geocities.com/Colosseum/Loge/7188/
>
>--- end forwarded text
>
>
>
>Mark Andrew Nassy <MAILTO:nassy@earthlink.net>
>

Mark:

Make sure the AB switch actually switches ALL 25 wires, not just the ones
necessary for a printer.

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