This programming cable is designed for quick and easy programming of Yaesu VX-246 handheld transceiver. The internal converter circuit board (interface) mounted inside the DB9 shell. This cable does not include any manuals or instructions for use. Therefore, it will be assumed that the purchaser is knowledgeable in using the cable for the applications it is designed for. Please note that we supply the hardware only, we don’t supply the programming software.