DIP switch


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dip switch

n
1. (Automotive Engineering) a device for dipping car headlights
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Noun1.DIP switch - (computer science) one of a set of small on-off switches mounted in computer hardware; used in place of jumpers to configure the machine for a user
on/off switch, on-off switch, toggle switch, toggle - a hinged switch that can assume either of two positions
computer science, computing - the branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures
Translations

DIP switch

n (Comput) → DIP-Schalter m

dip switch

n (Aut) → Abblendschalter m
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The ring topology sets up with a single dip switch on only one of the modules.
This video system converter chooses NTSC or PAL output format via dip switch, which is then used for local TV viewing or video recorders.
TRENDnet's 5-Port Gigabit Long Range PoE+ Switch (TPE-LG50) and the 8-Port Gigabit Long Range PoE+ Switch (TPE-LG80) each feature a DIP switch to extend the PoE+ signal up to 656 ft.
A DIP switch provides this function for each input depending upon specific signal requirements.
Selecting between the two modes is simple by moving a jumper located under the drive cover or via dip switch on the front panel.
SICK reports it has launched the DUS60 incremental encoder and DUV60 measuring wheel encoder with DIP switch programmability to provide users with a versatile and economical user-configurable motion control sensor.
The controller can also be used for many other motor types with simple changes in DIP switch and potentiometer settings.
This compact embedded box PC supports one user-friendly front-access AT/ATX DIP switch, allowing users to make adjustments with a single click.
Clip-in mounting, simple DIP switch configuration and LED diagnostics allow operators to quickly replace, modify and monitor zone controllers.
The battery voltage is controlled between ON and OFF by the DIP switch, and the voltage signal is reversed in 74HC04.
There were resistor networks with DIP switch which controls output voltage level [7].