The USB Serial Parallel Adapter (22P5298) enables you to connect one serial device and one parallel printer via your ThinkPad system's USB port. It does not require an additional power source. The adapter is lightweight and comes in ThinkPad black.
This highly portable adapter will be especially appealing to the mobile X-series customers needing to connect to PDAs and printers while on the go.
One serial port
One parallel printer port
1 year Limited customer carry-in exchange
Announce date: 09 Oct 2001 (Worldwide)
Planned availability date: 12 Oct 2001 (Worldwide)
Effective withdrawal date: 09 Oct 2007 (Worldwide)
ThinkPad R Series
ThinkPad X Series
2660, 2661, 2662
ThinkPad i Series
1161, 1171, 2666, 2667
ThinkPad S Series
The USB Serial Parallel Adapter is compatible with:
Microsoft Windows Me
Parallel support for printers only.
USB Serial Parallel Adapter
Software and User's Guide CD
CE Mark, FCC, VCCI, MIC, C-Tick, BSMI
Serial input devices such as serial mice and serial keyboard are not supported due to a limitation in their functionality through the USB interface.