Posted 02 December 2011 - 10:22 PM
Since you ask will the cable work, it's not entirely clear to me if you mean will the cable work as a parallel cable, or will the serial plotter work if it's connected to the parallel port, but the answer will be no in both cases. A serial device won't work from a parallel port, and a serial cable can't function as a parallel cable as it's internal pin-to-pin connections are different. In any case, the D25 connectors for serial and parallel are opposite gender, so won't plug directly in.
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