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serial converter 9pin to 15 pin

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Hi, i would like to know there is a serial converter to convert 9 pin to 15 pin, as i can't find any on the internet to buy but i can find converter  9 pin to 25 pin.

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Are you sure it is a serial port?  15-pin connectors are typically for VGA adapters.  What are you using that has a 15-pin connector?
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Callandor is correct (as usuall :)

serial ports are 9 or 25 pin (and are always MALE on the PC, or NTE (Network terminal equipment) though I dont see many 25 pin serial lines these days (unless they are doddering old UNIX RS232 connections) - or PIX firewalls
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yeah ur right it a VGA adapter
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Gameport also use 15pin connections, just in 2 rows instead of 3...  just fyi.
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are you trying to hook up an old monitor? Or a new monitor to an older computer?   Back in the day, video cards used 9 pin...
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good call AB - forgot about the MIDI/Gameport socket :)
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can anyone tell where i can get a plan so that i can build a 9-Pin DB9 Male to 15-Pin HD15 male VGA actually i've got the plan for 9-Pin DB9 Male to 15-Pin HD15 Female VGA Video Adapter.Is there any difference between them.
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There is no electrical difference between the male and female versions - just make sure you connect to the correct pin, like pin 1, when called for, because they are mirror images.
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Check this Link. See if this is what you want.
http://www.stsi.com/Merchant2/merchant.mv?Screen=PROD&Product_Code=30D1-19200&Category_Code=VideoAdapters

Hope that helps

Cheers
Sinu
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