Yes, you can. The Vault’s COM port is a hardware redirect from the video port, so you can access the BIOS. Some customers never even use the video ports, only the COM ports! Quick note: The COM port speed is 115200 For more info on how to use the COM port, see this page: http://protectli.com/kb/com-port-tutorial/
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Some Vault models have an external COM port that can be used as a serial console connection to view the Vault’s output. This output is simply a redirection of the Vault’s VGA or HDMI port (depending on the model you have). This can be useful in the event that you need to access the Vault’s … Continue reading What is the “COM” Port for?
The new 6 Port Vault’s from Protectli allow the installation of a 2.5″ drive, inside of the unit. The Vault will fit drives up to 9mm thick. For heat reasons, we recommend that users only use SSD’s when mounting a drive inside the Vault. Further, the 6 Port Vault comes with a SATA cable, as … Continue reading Can I mount a Hard Drive in the Vault