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digitallan

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hi
i have a trouble about ps/2 keyboard system.
when i connect 10m empty cable (nothing connect other side) to ps/2 keyboard port then my ps/2 mouse is locking. cable only connected, there are no connection on other side pins and no short circuit ,all pins are empty. i want to learn how can do this. can anyone explain to me?

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On 2001-10-13 10:44, digitallan wrote:
hi
i have a trouble about ps/2 keyboard system.
when i connect 10m empty cable (nothing connect other side) to ps/2 keyboard port then my ps/2 mouse is locking. cable only connected, there are no connection on other side pins and no short circuit ,all pins are empty. i want to learn how can do this. can anyone explain to me?

thanks
You get lots of eletrical noise with a 10 meters cable acting as an antenna !! Using a shielded cable may help but it is still way out of spec.

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Alexg
 

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