ANT TC-5000 Thin Client Terminal Purchase

From: Fred N. van Kempen <>
Date: Thu May 13 01:38:47 2004

On Thu, 13 May 2004, Musicman38 wrote:

> I couldn't help myself and purchase a pair of TC-500 Thin Client Terminals.
> 233Mhz CPU, 32MB RAM, 2-Serial, LAN, and VGA.
> Running Windows CE..
Nice! I use a few of those (not the same brand, but thin clients)
and its nice and quiet :)

> Question:
> (1) Is it even worth my buying the Citrix Metaframe software to run on my
> Windows Server ?

> (2) Would it be better to upgrade the Internal ROM to the newer version
> ($50) that has ICA, Plus RDP 5.1 ?
Yes. That should also get you Telnet, so you can connect to
UNIX and VMS hosts in text mode.


Fred N. van Kempen, DEC (Digital Equipment Corporation) Collector/Archivist
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