Enhanced Capabilities Port

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Enhanced Capabilities Port definition

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(ECP) The most common parallel printer interface on current (1997) IBM PC compatibles.
Enhanced Capabilities Port is defined in standard IEEE 1284. It is bi-directional and faster than earlier parallel ports.
Not to be confused with Extended Capabilities Port.
(1997-12-01)
The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010 http://foldoc.org
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