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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Parallel_port

A parallel port is a type of interface found on computers (personal and otherwise) for connecting peripherals. The name refers to the way the data is sent; parallel ports send multiple bits of data at once, in parallel communication, as opposed to serial ... The parallel port interface was originally known as the Parallel Printer ...

www.flashcardmachine.com/intro-to-computerhardware.html

Feb 9, 2011 ... The printer produces output on paper, often called ____ copy. ... A serial port transmits data in parallel and is most often used by an older printer. ... For an older motherboard, instead of screws you'll see ____ that keep the ...

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1. A serial port transmits data in parallel and is most often used by an older printer. A. True. B. False. 2. When data and instructions are not being used, they must ...

blog.udemy.com/serial-port-communication

Jun 3, 2014 ... Serial port communication uses Serial ports for transmitting a byte of data one bit at a ... solutions in recent times, it's more likely that both serial and parallel ports will be ... Serial devices use different pins to receive and transmit data. ... PrinterSerial ports were frequently used earlier with older printers and ...

en.wikibooks.org/wiki/The_Computer_Revolution/Hardware/Ports

7 Serial Ports; 8 External SATA ports ... Older PC versions that have USB 1.1 will have to buy a 2.0 add-on upgrade to be able to hook up 2.0 USB devices. One of the ... SCSI is also more flexible than previous parallel data transfer interfaces. Ultra-2 ... Often a parallel port will be used for connected a printer to the computer .

www.techopedia.com/definition/3658/parallel-port

The most common parallel port is a printer port known as the Centronics port. ... The enhanced parallel port (EPP) was quite a bit faster than older parallel ports, ... It is used for enhanced printer status allowing the device to transmit data four bits at a time. ... Today, the universal serial bus (USB) has replaced the parallel port.

faculty.olympic.edu/kblackwell/docs/cmptr176/Online%20Book%20Preview/1435497783_223126.pdf

15-pin analog video connector and a universal serial bus (USB) connector. In addition, a digital monitor can use a digital video connector and an older printer can use a .... A parallel port transmits data in parallel and is most often used by an.

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Jul 30, 2017 ... The term "serial" most often refers to the RS232 port on the back of the ... A parallel link transmits several streams of data simultaneously along ... printers, mice, data storage, uninterruptible power supplies, and other peripheral devices. ..... The Ring Indicator signal is used by some older uninterruptible ...

www.tldp.org/HOWTO/html_single/Serial-HOWTO

Feb 27, 2011 ... It contains technical info about the serial port itself in more detail than .... Modems , Text-Terminals, some printers, and other peripherals often used the serial port. ... Printing-HOWTO has info for serial printers using old lpr command ..... data from parallel (inside the computer) to serial on the transmit pin (and ...