Meaning : Extended capabilities port
Category : Computers
Sub Category : Hardware
Type : Initialism
What does ECP mean or stand for ?
Extended Capabilities Port – This is a type of parallel port that is found on the backside of a computer and was used almost exclusively for printers.It was also known as a printer port for this reason.It could be configured from the BIOS as an LPT1 label.However the e ports are obsolete nowadays with the widespread use of USB ports.