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Cheeseboy
04-17-2006, 03:48 PM
Hi, I was wondering what com ports do. I looked in google but did not see a good quality answer.
Thanks:thumbsup:

oracleguy
04-17-2006, 05:03 PM
A COM port aka a serial port is used as a general I/O port on the computer. They were used more extensively before the advent of USB but still have use today.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Serial_port



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