You can use the provided serial port and the serial cable to connect to another system that is hooked up to a monitor and keyboard. Alternatively, you can connect a monitor or keyboard directly. If you connect by using the serial port, the default baud rate that is set on the Enforcer is 9600 bps. You must configure the connection on the other system to match. Connecting by the serial port is the preferred method. It lets you transfer files, such as debugging information, to the connected computer for troubleshooting.