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  - Connect the serial port of your desktop computer to the serial port of your RB450G using a [[wp>null modem cable]].  Start your terminal server program.  The RB450G serial interface uses 8N1 with hardware flow control at 115200 bps.   - Connect the serial port of your desktop computer to the serial port of your RB450G using a [[wp>null modem cable]].  Start your terminal server program.  The RB450G serial interface uses 8N1 with hardware flow control at 115200 bps.
-TIP: Try setting hardware flow control to off if you can't get to the bootloader menu (i.e. it always times out without detecting a key press). If using minicom, try ''minicom -o --color=on --device=/dev/ttyS#'', then once minicom opens, type ''CONTROL A Z'' and find your way to disable hardware flow control. To figure out which ttyS device you should use, the command ''dmesg | grep ttyS'' can be helpful.+TIP: Try setting hardware flow control to off if you can't get to the bootloader menu (i.e. it always times out without detecting a key press). If using minicom, try ''minicom -o --color=on --device=/dev/ttyS#'', then once minicom opens, type ''CONTROL A Z'' and find your way to disable hardware flow control. Or try ''screen /dev/ttyS# 115200'' To figure out which ttyS device you should use, the command ''dmesg | grep ttyS'' can be helpful.
  - Power up the RB450G.  Immediately hit any key to go to the bootloader menu:<code>   - Power up the RB450G.  Immediately hit any key to go to the bootloader menu:<code>

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