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Old 01-07-2005, 11:53 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Alright this is a toughy. I have a media server with no usb ports. It has 2 female 9 pin serial ports and 2 male 9 pin serial ports. I want to connect a USB webcam to it. Is there a device too do this or something i could wire up?
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Old 01-07-2005, 11:58 AM   #2 (permalink)
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There are no Serial to Usb Connector, easiest say is to go out and buy a usb card.

http://www.newegg.com/app/ViewProduc...102-005&depa=0
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I cant install a card cuase all the slots are used.
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Old 01-07-2005, 12:59 PM   #4 (permalink)
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actually, there is a USB to Serial connector...



http://www.computercablesource.com/detail.aspx?ID=1045


and, how to install it....

http://www.wiretek.com.cn/driver/rs20/manual.htm
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Old 01-07-2005, 01:30 PM   #5 (permalink)
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actually, there is a USB to Serial connector...



http://www.computercablesource.com/detail.aspx?ID=1045


and, how to install it....

http://www.wiretek.com.cn/driver/rs20/manual.htm
You are wrong..it says

Quote:
Used to connect a serial device to a USB port.
He needs to connect a Usb device to a serial post which you can't do
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Old 01-07-2005, 02:47 PM   #6 (permalink)
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He wants to connect his USB WEB CAM to his SERIAL PORT.

i posted the wrong link...

http://www.computercablesource.com/detail.aspx?ID=1022

that should do it.
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Old 01-07-2005, 03:14 PM   #7 (permalink)
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He wants to connect his USB WEB CAM to his SERIAL PORT.

i posted the wrong link...

http://www.computercablesource.com/detail.aspx?ID=1022

that should do it.
You are still wrong

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Used to connect a serial device to a USB port.
He doesn't have any usb ports how can he do that
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Old 01-07-2005, 11:40 PM   #8 (permalink)
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no man, that cable connects to the PC with the serial port, and into a device like a camera, a friend of mine has the same thing going.
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