stop bits

stop bits

[′stäp ‚bits]
(computer science)
The last two bits transmitted in asynchronous data transmission to unequivocally indicate the end of a word.
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Asynchronous communication makes use of a start bit and stop bits which tells the receiver about the start of the byte and end of the code word [21].
Behind your back is a fat tube that's both a strut brace to make the suspension work more accurately and a barrier to stop bits of shopping or luggage smacking you in the back of the head as you test the brakes' fearsome stopping power.
In the first phase of development of applications a serial interface RS-232C was used For Compatibility of control unit with PC it was necessary to adjust individual values for baud rate, setting the bits, parity check to check accuracy of data and stop bits to end the communication.
Such utensils make handling and turning food much easier, he adds, and they stop bits of sardine sticking to the grill.
RS232 ports also must be configured to use a set of communications parameters including the baud rate, parity, number of data bits, number of stop bits and possibly a flow control setting.
User-friendly software helps users quickly set baud rates, character sizes, stop bits, and parity.
TABLE 1 INTERFACE CHARACTERISTICS RS232 Full duplex baud 19,200 (standard and user selectable 9,600, 38,400, 57,600) Databits 8 Stop bits 1 Parity none Flow control software Xon/Xoff or hardware RTS/CTS signaling Interface 9 pin D type socket LAN/Ethernet 10BaseT 10 MHz LAN TCP/IP Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol DHCP Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol HTTP Hypertext Transfer Protocol ARP Address Resolution Protocol ICMP PING FTP File Transfer Protocol Interface RJ45 connector with integral signaling LEDs USB Version Release 2.