×
INTELLIGENT WORK FORUMS
FOR COMPUTER PROFESSIONALS

Contact US

Log In

Come Join Us!

Are you a
Computer / IT professional?
Join Tek-Tips Forums!
  • Talk With Other Members
  • Be Notified Of Responses
    To Your Posts
  • Keyword Search
  • One-Click Access To Your
    Favorite Forums
  • Automated Signatures
    On Your Posts
  • Best Of All, It's Free!

*Tek-Tips's functionality depends on members receiving e-mail. By joining you are opting in to receive e-mail.

Posting Guidelines

Promoting, selling, recruiting, coursework and thesis posting is forbidden.

Students Click Here

Octel 250 monitor

Octel 250 monitor

Octel 250 monitor

(OP)
Our monitor looks like it finally gave out. The monitor cable isnt the standard VGA connection. Is their some sort of gender changer I can purchase to plug in a newer monitor onto the CCF card monitor port? Thanks

RE: Octel 250 monitor

It uses an RS-232 from the CCF to the Terminal. This is usually a Wyse or VT-100/220 type terminal. You can't use a VGA monitor for that.

We may have some but what you need is a Wyse 55 plus or a Wyse 50 if you can find one.



 

Ken Means

www.tel-is.com
"I find that the harder I work, the more luck I seem to have."
- Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826)

RE: Octel 250 monitor

Find an old PC with Procomm on it and connect via the cable to Comm1 on the PC. Set the terminal emulation to Wyse 50 and away you go.

Red Flag This Post

Please let us know here why this post is inappropriate. Reasons such as off-topic, duplicates, flames, illegal, vulgar, or students posting their homework.

Red Flag Submitted

Thank you for helping keep Tek-Tips Forums free from inappropriate posts.
The Tek-Tips staff will check this out and take appropriate action.

Reply To This Thread

Posting in the Tek-Tips forums is a member-only feature.

Click Here to join Tek-Tips and talk with other members! Already a Member? Login


Close Box

Join Tek-Tips® Today!

Join your peers on the Internet's largest technical computer professional community.
It's easy to join and it's free.

Here's Why Members Love Tek-Tips Forums:

Register now while it's still free!

Already a member? Close this window and log in.

Join Us             Close