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6ft USB to DB25 Serial RS232 Adapter Cable

#22429

Product Features

Quickly convert your DB25 serial device to USB; great for many digital cameras and POS.
• Perfect for connecting a serial device to a laptop or PC's USB port
• Use multiple adapters simultaneously to connect multiple serial devices
• Compatible with USB 1.1, USB 2.0 and USB 3.0 ports

(1) USB-A Male

(1) DB25 Male

Product Description

This adapter cable enables high speed serial data transfer up to 115.2 K between the USB and the traditional RS-232 serial port. Since this adapter uses no IRQs, it is ideal for when you need many serial devices attached to your PC. Just connect your computer's or hub's USB port with a digital camera, modem, ISDN-TA modem, barcode reader, Palm III and V, tablet, label writer, fingerprint verification, security system, POS equipment or any of your favorite serial devices.

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Please Note: This product creates a virtual serial port. It is not intended to connect a parallel printer/device to a USB port.
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Product Specifications

Color : Grey
Length : 6.00 Foot
UPC : 757120224297
Warranty : 1 Year
Vendor : C2G
Weight : 0.036 LB
• Fully compliant with USB 1.1 specifications
• Supports baud rates from 1.2 - 115.6 K
• Requires Microsoft® Windows® 98, ME, 2000, XP, Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1 or Windows 10
Customer Reviews

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C2G6ft USB to DB25 Serial RS232 Adapter Cable
 
4.0

(based on 22 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (11)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (7)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (3)

86%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Reliable (15)
  • Easy to set up (8)
  • Durable construction (5)
  • Fast (4)
  • Good length (4)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Computer equipment (5)
  • High-end equipment (4)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Quality oriented (7), High bandwidth user (5), Low bandwidth user (3), Power user (3)
    • Primary use:
    • Business (14), Personal (7)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (5)
    • Computer Platform:
    • PC (7)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

is the best adapter I got

one minut set-up and go

one minut set-up and go

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

All talk, no action

I purchased this to allow connection of a RS232 device to a USB port on my computer. The software did not work and the connection did not link. I am not sure if there...Read complete review

I purchased this to allow connection of a RS232 device to a USB port on my computer. The software did not work and the connection did not link. I am not sure if there is a hardware issue as well as this type of device usually has an onboard chip for configuration. Regardless, the cable combo did not work.

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4.0

6ft USB Serial DB25 Adapter Cable

By LPKF user

from IL

About Me High bandwidth user

Verified Reviewer

Pros

  • Easy To Set Up

Cons

  • Driver On Cd No Good Down

Best Uses

    Comments about 6ft USB to DB25 Serial RS232 Adapter Cable:

    I upgraded my computer to one with no serial ports.
    I was getting FIFO errors although FIFO was turned off. Downloaded the driver in support dated 3-5-13 the problem was fixed.

    • Primary use:
    • Business
    • Computer Platform:
    • PC
     
    4.0

    Adapter Cable worked great on W8!

    By Georat

    from Reno, NV

    About Me High bandwidth user

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy To Install On W8

    Cons

    • Lugs On D25 Connector

    Best Uses

    • Amateur Radio

    Comments about 6ft USB to DB25 Serial RS232 Adapter Cable:

    Needed this adapter cable to connect my Laptop running W8 to a Kantronics KPC-3 Plus TNC. Since the adapter cable D25 Connector comes with lugs, had to remove the lugs on the back of the TNC before I could install.

    • Primary use:
    • Personal
    • Computer Platform:
    • PC
     
    5.0

    Shipped on time, worked fine.

    By John

    from Watsonville, CA

    About Me Low bandwidth user

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy To Set Up
    • Worked exactly per claim

    Cons

      Best Uses

        Comments about 6ft USB to DB25 Serial RS232 Adapter Cable:

        No cons. Wish list would include having software configure to given com ports, instead of through Windows (Admin permission problem on windows vs. software setups.) Still product did exactly as it was advertised, and my small COM port problem is fixed!

        • Computer Platform:
        • PC
         
        5.0

        Perfect for the job!

        By Richard

        from Wister, Oklahoma

        About Me High bandwidth user

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Set Up
        • Reliable
        • Rugged quality

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Desktop
          • Larger Networks
          • Smaller Networks

          Comments about 6ft USB to DB25 Serial RS232 Adapter Cable:

          A perfect interface between my IC-786 Amateur Radio Transceiver, the IC-CV17 level converter, and my PC. Installs easily and works the first time. I highly recommend for this purpose

          • Primary use:
          • Personal
          • Computer Platform:
          • PC
           
          5.0

          Great Product !

          By Behm

          from Dayton, OH

          About Me High bandwidth user

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy To Set Up
          • Fast
          • Reliable

          Cons

          • None

          Best Uses

          • Sending data to RS-232

          Comments about 6ft USB to DB25 Serial RS232 Adapter Cable:

          I am using this cable to send/receive CNC programs to/from a Fadal mill.

          • Primary use:
          • Business
          • Computer Platform:
          • PC

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          • 6ft USB to DB25 Serial RS232 Adapter Cable

            Q:

            How do i get the driver for this cable?
            Asked on 6/11/2016 by Anonymous from New Springfield OH

            1 answer

          • 6ft USB to DB25 Serial RS232 Adapter Cable

            Q:

            Is this cable compatible with WIN 7 / 64 bit ????????????
            Asked on 12/10/2013 by Nina from Groveland, CA

            1 answer

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              A:

              Yes it is compatible with Windows 7 64 bit

              Answered on 12/11/2013 by Sean from C2G
          • 6ft USB to DB25 Serial RS232 Adapter Cable

            Q:

            Is this adapter compatible with Ubuntu?
            Asked on 9/26/2013 by Dennis Hain from Indiana

            1 answer

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              A:

              This device does not have Linux drivers. It will not work on Ubuntu.

              Answered on 10/9/2013 by Anonymous
          • 6ft USB to DB25 Serial RS232 Adapter Cable

            Q:

            Is this cable compatible with a USRobotics 56k 3453C Business Courier Modem?
            Asked on 8/5/2013 by Brad from Orlando, FL

            1 answer

            • CUSTOMER CARE

              A:

              Most likely this cable will work with that Modem. You would need a short male to female DB25 cable because the nuts on the adapter will prevent it from directly connecting to the modem.

              Answered on 8/6/2013 by Steve from C2G
          • 6ft USB to DB25 Serial RS232 Adapter Cable

            Q:

            Does this cable have a Prolific 2303 Chipset contained in the DB25 molded hood which is similar to the DB9 version? If so could it be made longer (Like 5 meters)or with a Molded Micro USB on the end instead of the Standard USB?
            Asked on 5/21/2013 by Anonymous from Thornton, CO

            1 answer

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              A:

              Yes, we have the Prolific 2303 chipset in the USB/DB25 adapter cable, however, you would need to submit a request for quote to determine if it can be manufactured in a 5 meter length. You can submit a quote at the following link: https://www.cablestogo.com/secure/custom-and-oem/request-a-quote

              Answered on 5/24/2013 by Michael from C2G
          • 6ft USB to DB25 Serial RS232 Adapter Cable

            Q:

            Is this cable adapter compatible with a MacBook Pro?
            Asked on 5/13/2013 by Anonymous

            1 answer

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              A:

              This cable is compatible with the Mac OS.

              Answered on 5/14/2013 by Michael from C2G
          • 6ft USB to DB25 Serial RS232 Adapter Cable

            Q:

            Will this work with a HP Design Jet 430 Large-Format Printer? I need a 25 pin male serial interface cable for this printer that will hook up to USB. Bought this at an auction and it didn't come with the cables....I know I can connect with a standard cable, but need USB connection, if at all possible.
            Asked on 11/12/2012 by Debbiedoo from Moulton, AL

            1 answer

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              A:

              It appears that HP Design Jet 430 printer requires a null modem cable. So if you have 22429, you would need a DB25 M/F null modem adapter (#02469) or a null modem cable (#03029) to make the proper connection to that printer.

              Answered on 11/15/2012 by Steve from C2G
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