Definitions for "DIP Switches"
Keywords:  dual, poll, switches, ual, ackage
Small switches that are used to change settings on printers, computers, interfaces, switchers, modems, etc. they are designed to fit in a DIP space on a circuit board.
abbreviation for "Dual Inline Package"] Small switches found on motherboards and other computer devices. By turning the switches on or off, the user can select different operating options. See also SIMM.
Dual Interface Poll switches allow for either an ON or OFF setting with any number of circuits. DIP switches commonly allow you to change the configuration of a circuit board to suit your particular computer.