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IBM Pc/Intel SERIES II FILE Transfer

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000058090D
Original Publication Date: 1988-Aug-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-15

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Landry, JA [+details]

Abstract

This article describes a method for transferring files between an IBM Personal Computer (PC) and an Intel* Series II computer. The problem of connecting the two computers together is in two areas: hardware and software. The hardware required is minimal, but some jumpers in the Intel Series II machine also have to be modified. The software required is existing communications software, but that has not previously been used in this application. The following hardware is required to complete the serial communications link: 1.Asynchronous communications support card (or equivalent) 2.