How to creat Cisco console cable by yourself
- 1. Preparation
- You should prepare the following two, as well as a Cisco and a console-terminal.
- RJ45-DSub9Pin Cable Changer (In=RJ45 Female, Out=DSub9Pin Female)
As far as I know, you can buy it at the following shops for about 500 yen:
- Ethernet Category-5 straight cable
Other category would be okay.
- 2. how to connect them
- Please see the following picture. At least you must connect
DSub9Pin's 2, 3, and 5 to the correct corresponding port on RJ45;
others are optional.