Having problems with your Altec Lansing ACS 251 Computer Speakers ?
Which Connector Goes Where?
\015 The computer end of the connection cable comes with three connectors, one black, one yellow, and one a puke-green. Trouble is, the fine folks at Altec Lansing didn't seem to think it was necessary to put any kind of identification on them other than color - and my new PC has got lots and lots of jacks in every color of the rainbow - black, blue, orange, green, pink, etc. \015\012\015\012To make matters still worse, the fine folks who built the computer couldn't be bothered to put any actual *words* at those jacks either - just some things that look like (((- ))) and ((( -))), which is nice and specific if you're a small furry purple octoped from Centauri Prime. \015\012\015\012Arrrgh. \015\012\015\012I've long since lost the manuals, brochures and packaging for these speakers - does anyone know of a website where the connection diagram is posted, or does anyone know which color goes to which jack? I'm a little afraid to start plugging them in at random, for fear of frying something. \015\012\015\012Thanks for any help on this.\015
You won't fry anything. Just color match. You should be fine.
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