usb to serial

  bilko 20:24 03 Feb 11

I currently use an old laptop for work which has a serial port on it and have the chance to get a newer machine which has no serial port. The applications I use uses the serial port. how can I get the usb on the new machine to communicate using a usb to serial lead?

  northumbria61 20:33 03 Feb 11

You need something like this click here Or there are other alternatives in this LINK. This is a UK firm based in Coventry.

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 20:38 03 Feb 11

Be very careful as these devices do not work for DOS based programs.

  bilko 20:48 03 Feb 11

I already have the lead but cannot get communications to work.Do I need a driver?

  Thalmus 10:51 04 Feb 11

which one depends on the make of your cable, if you don't know try some from here click here

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