USB to serial adapters are for the most part unreliable due to
bad hardware design or more likely, bad Windows drivers that they
created for the operating system.
You can check with the
manufacturer to see if they have updated their
option is to purchase one that is known to work well.
http://tech. groups.yahoo. com/group/ wuhu_software_ group/message/ 11105
In wuhu_software_ group@yahoogroup s.com,
"eddie" <djx_master@ ...>
> So then how do I
> From: wuhu_software
> Sent: Friday,
October 31, 2008 6:13 PM
href="mailto:wuhu_software_group%40yahoogroups.com">wuhu_software_ group@yahoogroup s.com
Subject: [wuhu_software_ group] Re: Unable to open
> My guess is a
faulty driver that handles the USB to serial adapter.
> --- In
href="mailto:wuhu_software_group%40yahoogroups.com">wuhu_software_ group@yahoogroup s.com,
> > this is the message
I get when starting WUHU. and in the same
> > it says make
sure this port exists in the system and is not being
> > by
another application like Heavyweather.
> > I don't even have HW
> > This error seems to happen every now and again, and I
> > to fix it. Seems I am having a brain
> > I normally have it connecting to COM8, not sure why that one
> > the 30 to select from but it works. I went through the USB
> > the device manager to make sure all were enabled and no
> > I think maybe someone told me of a simple fix
for this but I just
> > can't remember it.
> > Also, in the
past month I had to reformat my computer because of
Microsoft update corrupting my OS. Since then, my computer seems
> > happy communicating with my Lacrosse 2315 via USB, whereas
> > reformat, my PC usually froze after a while.
> Anyway, just thought I would throw that out there and hope to gain
> some feedback on my communication errors...
> > THANKS