Author Topic: usb flash magic  (Read 4592 times)

rohit1

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usb flash magic
« on: April 18, 2005, 02:12:02 am »
hi friends
 i want to program my microcontrollers from my laptop but now a days laptop does not come with the com port but the usb only .. can i use usb to com converter or is ther any usb flash magic available

please help me
 i am waiting for the repy
thanking you
with regards
rohit sadawarte

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Re: usb flash magic
« Reply #1 on: April 18, 2005, 06:06:17 am »
is ther any usb flash magic

What good would that do you.  I know of no USB chip that FM can program.

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Re: usb flash magic
« Reply #2 on: April 18, 2005, 06:32:20 pm »
Use an RS232 to USB cable that when installed shows a COM port in the device manager. I have an IOGear one which works fine. Apparently some work and some don't, depending on how good or bad their COM port emulation is.

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