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Write commands to serial port from c# application

In one of my projects I needed to use a DEVICE which used serial port to communicate with any other application. Hence from my C# application I had to somehow send commands to that device in order to operate it. 325 more words


Quad Serial Adapter

Despite concerted efforts to kill them, serial ports are alive and well, especially in embedded system. True, most of them end in a USB port, these days, but there’s still a lot of gear with a DE-9 (it isn’t a DB-9, despite the common use of the word) or a TTL-serial port lurking around. 136 more words


Tech Terms: Serial Port

The serial port is a type of connection on PCs that is used for peripherals such as mice, gaming controllers, modems, and older printers. It is sometimes called a COM port or an RS-232 port, which is its technical name. 96 more words

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The troubles of serial communication on a Mac

Sure a fun topic for my first blog post. But trying to connect to a serial device on a Mac is driving me nuts. I’m just gonna vent my frustration out and tell you the simple solution of where you can find the USB/Serial devices found on your mac. 196 more words

Cable Butchering For Logic-Level Serial

Early PCs and other computers had serial ports, sometimes as their main interfaces for peripherals. Serial ports still survive, but these days they are more likely to have a USB connection into the main computer. 168 more words


Installing FreeBSD via a Serial Port

I recently wanted to install FreeBSD on a PC Engines APU device. The APU is a headless device, so it is not possible to connect a monitor. 136 more words


Reglo ICC serial port control via Matlab

For my experiments with zebrafish, I typically generate dynamic odor landscapes for the fish / fish brain explant by varying the speed of the wheels of an  182 more words