[techtalk] Parallel port mode
tonyawinter at hotmail.com
Tue Nov 9 16:54:47 EST 1999
OK, so it turns out (found my mother board manual!) that you change the
parallel port mode in the bios by going to:
CHIPSET FEATURES SETUP
Parallel Port Mode (on the right, fourth down)
EPP allows didirectional parallel port operation at maximum speed; ECP
allows the parallel port to operate in bidirectional mode and at a speeed
faster than the maximum data transfer rate; ECP+EPP allows normal speed
operation in a two-way mode.
Hope this helps you.
----Original Message Follows----
From: Cathy James <cjames at opensite.com>
Reply-To: techtalk at linuxchix.org
To: "'techtalk at linuxchix.org'" <techtalk at linuxchix.org>
Subject: RE: [techtalk] Parallel port mode
Date: Tue, 9 Nov 1999 07:36:35 -0500
>I can't find where to change the parallel port mode in the
>BIOS it is now ECP and needs to be anything but ECP.
Let me add to that my own plea; could someone
explain what all these parallel port modes mean? SPP
and ECP and...
--Cathy James (keeping her fingers crossed that there's
no @$%#$ Outlook formatting in this message)
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