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Old 14th October 2012
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Default Parallel Port to USB adapter?

Was at Radio Shack last night and happened to come across a parallel port-to-USB connector. It claims that it'll work just like a parallel port would on NON parallel port computers which *should* make it easier to use the BDM connector for flashing (be simple to use a laptop if needed). It has the parallel port like the PC would have, then it connects to a cable to USB connector. Anyone else try this? It cost $19.95 so I bought it. Once I get the BDM in the mail this week, I'll update how/if it works with the spare ECM.

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