game port


Also found in: Wikipedia.

game port

An early I/O connector that is used to attach a joystick or other video game controller. The legacy game port on a PC is a 15-pin socket; however, this dedicated connector was replaced with USB. See video game controller.


The Orange Socket
The game port on this older PC is the DB-15 orange-colored socket. Today, game controllers plug into the USB port.
References in periodicals archive ?
The Municipal Port Game Fund acting as Contracting Authority announces conducting of open international contest in euros, based on the most advantageous tender in economic terms, with submission of sealed bids for the emergence bidder - supplier supply with operational leasing (leasing) of five (5 ) years and the possibility of redemption: Security Systems Port Game Port Facilities.
Porthmadog 1 Ruthin Town 0 AN added time winner from Graham Boylan ensured justice was eventually done in a game Port dominated from the start.
Earmarked as a game Port should have won three points from, the visit of Bath to Haig Avenue in November left Watson's men reeling as the Romans marched away with a 3-2 win.
There have been 40 goals in Chesterfield's eight home league games this season - an average of five per game Port Vale have scored one goal or none in seven of their last nine games Stevenage have conceded one goal or none in 15 of their last 16 fixtures Dagenham and Redbridge have kept one clean sheet in their last 16 away games Scunthorpe have won just two of their last 12 Championship home games Nottingham Forest have drawn 1-1 in half of their eight Championship home games.
The game box plugs into the game port of standard PCs.
Next, the D-pillar and upper garnish moldings are installed, connections made for the video game port, and the lower garnish panels and front seatbelts are added.
44 MB CD-ROM 24x 24x 24x 24x DVD-ROM decoder 5x with software Modem 56 Kbps 56 Kbps 56 Kbps 56 Kbps 56 Kbps Sound 16-bit 16-bit 16-bit 16-bit 16-bit Speakers 2 2 Serial port 2 2 2 1 1 Parallel port 1 1 1 1 1 USB port 1 1 1 2 2 Game port 1 1 1 1 Keyboard/Mouse 1/1 1/1 1/1 1/1 1/1 O/S Win 98 Win 98 Win 98 Win 98 Win 98 Bundled WordPerfect WordPerfect WordPerfect Microsoft Microsoft Software Suite 8 Suite 8 Suite 8 Works Works Free Internet Service 1 year 1 year 1 year 1 month 1 month Price $299 $499 $699 $499 $599
This enables the game port to detect rudder pedals.
In addition to having all of the other hardware features of the LX-CD, the III-CD has a built-in modem, an additional serial port and a game port.
Now we have to build on this with another important game Port Vale next Saturday.
ORIGINALLY known as Pirates Of Skull Cove, Westwood's high-seas 3D action adventure game has been a long time sailing to a game port near you.
The receiving unit plugs into your PC's standard game port and doubles as a stand to hold the WJ2000 when it is not in use.