What is pinout? - Definition from WhatIs.com
Part of the Peripherals glossary:

A pinout is a description of the purpose of each pin (electronic contact) in a multi-pin hardware connection interface. The description can be entirely in text, often in table form, or it can be an illustration.

Not all pins are used in every connection.

This was last updated in September 2005
Posted by: Margaret Rouse

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