What is this thing?

aliensrcooluk at yahoo.co.uk aliensrcooluk at yahoo.co.uk
Sat Nov 18 18:02:41 CST 2006


 --- Ethan Dicks <ethan.dicks at gmail.com> wrote: 
> On 11/19/06, aliensrcooluk at yahoo.co.uk
> <aliensrcooluk at yahoo.co.uk> wrote:
> > > > ... a small oblong object with a
> > > > female 9 pin connector (like a mouse port). 
On
> > > > the opposite end is a smal sticker with
> > > > "K50076" on it. On the top of the "thing" is
 a
> > > > chequered pattern in silver which starts abo
ut
> > > > 2cm from either end. It is completely sealed
> > > > all the way around...
> 
> > I have managed to get some pics onto my
> > website...
> >
> http://www.geocities.com/aliensrcooluk/mysite/glis
ts
> > /amiga_thing.html
> >
> > So, is it a "dongle" then?
> 
> That's what it looks like.
> 
> The "silver checkerboard" looks to me like the
> remains of a "removal
> voids warranty" sticker.  It might have formerly
> been marked as to the
> software vendor or protected product, but now, it
> seems to be
> anonymous.
> 
> If you can find the software that it is expecting,
> it's worth
> something.  Otherwise, it's just a lump.
> 
> -ethan
>  

ok, thanks everyone for the help.


Regards,
Andrew B
aliensrcooluk at yahoo.co.uk




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