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    USB to COM adaptor

    Can you buy a usb to com port adaptor i need one for my microsoft wheel as it is an old one with a com connection but i have no com connection only usb.
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    You certainly can, but you might be cheaper getting a new mouse

    They're usually over a tenner, and an OEM MS Optical Wheel mouse can be had for the same or less money.

    http://www.dabs.com/uk/channels/hard...quicklinx=2DJ7

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    You need to make sure to check the adapters compatability list,not all adapters support microsoft kit as i found to my cost.

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    Its not for a mouse its for a MS steering wheel and pedals.
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    perhpaps get a com - ps2 convertor?

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    Cheers mate thats more like it, I hope they work with the steering wheel.
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