DIP switch

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(computer science) one of a set of small on-off switches mounted in computer hardware

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Additionally, easy to use dipswitches allow users to set unoccupied and occupied dimming levels.
Offering four or eight serial ports that are software configurable for RS-232, RS-422, or RS-485, the adapters eliminate the need to open the enclosure to change jumper settings or dipswitches.
Later, a device's USB port enables diagnostic communication using software while a unit configured with DIP dipswitches and pots cannot.
Offering four or eight serial ports that are software configurable for RS-232, RS-422, or RS-485, eliminating the need to open the enclosure to change jumper settings or dipswitches.
The APeX controller also features automatically resetting fuses, and there are no dipswitches or potentiometers to set.