Re: [NTLK] Modifying a PC ADAPTER for a MAC

From: Glen Givens (
Date: Mon Dec 27 2004 - 15:31:32 PST

  Thanks for the confirmation. I remember seeing the pin outs, just have to
remember which site I found them at. If you don't have to dig deep for the
pin outs I would appreciate it. If you do, may as well let me do the
  I do like the idea of keeping the factory ends with the cords and just
making the splices in the cable. A little more room to work.

Glen Givens
Newton Addict
MP110, MP130, UMP2000, MP2100, eMate
> From: Dan Fackler <>
> Date: Mon, 27 Dec 2004 12:59:53 -0600
> Subject: Re: [NTLK] Modifying a PC ADAPTER for a MAC
>  ..  had great luck ... by cutting a standard Mac printer
> cable(8-pin mini_DIN) in half, then soldering a the proper DB-9 on the cut
> end. I can probably come up with the pinout with a bit of searching.
> This way, you don't chance permanent mods on the NIC dongle.
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