Detailed Description of INTERLNK Parallel Cable Pinouts (121246)

The information in this article applies to:
    Microsoft MS-DOS operating system 6.0
    Microsoft MS-DOS operating system 6.2
    Microsoft MS-DOS operating system 6.21
    Microsoft MS-DOS operating system 6.22

This article was previously published under Q121246


The following signal descriptions are for the parallel cable pins required to use Interlnk.
Pin 2:                Data Bit 0          Active when High
Pin 3:                Data Bit 1          Active when High
Pin 4:                Data Bit 2          Active when High
Pin 5:                Data Bit 3          Active when High
Pin 6:                Data Bit 4          Active when High
Pin 10:               Acknowledge         Active when Low
Pin 11:               Busy                Active when High
Pin 12:               Out Of Paper        Active when High
Pin 13:               Select              Active when High
Pin 15:               Error               Active when Low
Pin 25:               Ground


Descriptions of parallel and serial cables required to run Interlnk can be found in MS-DOS Help. For more information, type help interlnk-- notes at the MS-DOS command prompt and then press ENTER.

Modification Type: Major Last Reviewed: 11/19/1999
Keywords: KB121246