What is an RJ-45 connector?

Answer A RJ-45 connector is a modular connector used on the end of Ethernet cables for network connections. The multiwire Ethernet cable shield houses several twisted pair wires that are spliced into the ... Read More »

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What is a DB25 male connector to a USB connector?

A USB to male DB25 adapter connects serial, or RS-232c, devices to the USB port. These adapters are frequently used to connect external modems to computers which lack a serial port.References:U.S.... Read More »

Can you plug a 1394 connector into a USB connector on a motherboard?

Although the motherboard connector for an IEEE 1394 header can look the same as a USB header, the two are not compatible. If you need to use a Firewire (IEEE 1394) device with a USB port, adapters ... Read More »

Is a VGA connector compatible with an LCD connector?

A VGA connection is only supported by LCD monitors with a VGA input. Even if your monitor does not include a VGA input, there are various adapters (VGA to DVI, for example) available if you insist ... Read More »

What is an XLR connector?

The XLR connector is a type of input/output jack featuring multiple pins protected by a metal sheath on its male end. While there are XLR connectors featuring varying numbers of pins, the name is o... Read More »