My board has old style AVRISP connector

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Hello,

It's been a while since I've tinkered with the AVR, but I am back to a project with the AVR. My mistake...I laid out and received my board with the 10 pin connector for the older serial AVR-ISP. It turns out I cannot find the older style AVR ISP anymore. Only appears the USB version is available.

So I am up for any advice on how to program my boards with the old style connector. One solution is finding a source for the older AVRISP pod, which is turning up nothing. A second solution is to find a way to make some adapter. Any ideas?

Thanks in advance.

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So you need a programmer that has a 10-pin ISP header and uses a serial connection to the PC instead of USB? The STK500 will do this (if you have one). Digikey also has the classic AVRISP listed (part number ATAVRISP-ND), but no price (at least in the german catalogue).

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It's easy to make a 6<>10 pin adapter and use an USB mkII. The 10 pin connection only has a few extra grounds.

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Thanks for all of the help! I am looking into all of these possible solutions.

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Just to note that pinouts of both 6 and 10 are given in the Studio help files (in either AVRISP or STK500 sections) so it should be a simple matter to wire up a converter.