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30111Re: [midatlanticretro] can a terminal damage a computer?

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  • Dave McGuire
    Apr 6, 2013
      On 04/06/2013 04:37 PM, B. Degnan wrote:
      > I have had a few computers fail while using my laptop as a terminal,
      > recently. Is there something a rs232 port can do to a computer to cause it
      > to fail, like the 1488/1489 drivers? Just seems odd. Corey was mentioning
      > that he had problems with his laptop after upgrading OS drivers, but I have
      > not done anything like that, I am using the same Win 2000 computer I have
      > had for years. Thinking I am just being superstitious but thought I'd
      > throw that one out there to see what others think.

      Grounding problem?

      -Dave

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      Dave McGuire, AK4HZ
      New Kensington, PA
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