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Meaning of DEVICE CONTROL

 
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One of the four ascii characters, dc1, dc2, dc3, and dc4, once used to remotely control equipment (e.g. a paper tape reader) via electromagnetic switches. The characters were usually paired, DC1/DC3 turning one device on/off, and DC2/DC4 another.

 

 

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