Realtek RTL8187L Driver

USB DriverThis is the driver for the Realtek RTL8187L adapter card. These are the latest drivers. Ensure that you have the correct driver for your card. There are a number of Realtek cards much like the RTL8187L which sound similar such as the Realtek RTL8185L which can also be found on this website.

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FT232R USB UART Driver

USB DriverThe FT232R USB driver is a bit of a complicated install. The screenshots below will give you direction with regards to installing the driver the correct way. This means that you first have to uninstall the driver, disconnect from the internet and then install the driver again. The FT232R USB drivers below need to be extracted to an area on your computer you can find.

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HTC MTP Device Driver Win 7

HTC If you have an HTC mobile phone then you can download this driver for the HTC MTC device. Note that this is for Windows 7. If you are looking for a HTC sync manager then you need to look here for the HRC Sync application on this website.

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USB to RS232 Driver

USB DriverThis is the RS232 driver for the USB adapter. In order to setup the driver you need to download the correct USB driver file and run the installer in the file. Once this has been installed you then need to reboot the computer. Once this is done plug the USB into the adapter.

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HTC USB Modem Driver

HTC USB Modem Driver This is the mobile file for the HTC modem. This is the latest driver which was released for the Microsoft platform. The driver is very small and you can download it below. This runs on all the Windows operating systems.

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FT231X – Full Speed USB to Full UART

USB DriverNote that this is the FT231X specifications and not that of the FT230X IC also on this website which are all manufactured by FTDI. The FT231X is also extensively used in adapter cables for computers as well as televisions and these have been listed below. It offers a compact bridge to full handshake UART interfaces. The IC makes it easy to add to a system design and it also offers the full FT-X series feature set as can be seen below.

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FT230X – Full Speed USB to Basic UART

USB DriverThe FT230X is a compact bridge to basic UART interfaces with low power consumption (8mA) and operating up to 3M Baud. The IC has been used extensively as part of a USB UART TTL 3.3v cable which is marketed by a Chinese company called Sinforcon. The FT230X IC has been used in the cable and it is USB 2.0, USB1.0 compatible. It also has an integrated 2048 byte EEPROM and is sold as a USB UART TTL cable supporting TTL 3.3v or TTL 5v.

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FT232R and FT245R USB UART Drivers

USB DriverYou do not normally need a UART driver for the devices as they are treated by the computer in the same way as the BM series devices. That noted that any driver which worked on the BM series devices will also now work with the R series devices.  Note that there are some new functionalities which may now require the most recent drivers for the devices. As of date any application which was coded for both the AM or BM series devices should still work with R series devices. There should be very few changes in this regard. You can also see some of the most common problems here.

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RS232 Physical Properties

USB DriverYou can find the RS232 pinout on this website as well. These are the other characteristics of the RS232 interface which you might also find of interest. Below we will explain the communication methods capable of communicating in different environments. Note that voltage and distance is important with the RS232 standard. Also note the baud rates with distance as well as other specifications so look at the FT232R driver also on this website.

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RS232 Cable Pinout

USB DriverIf you have been in computers for a while then you will know that selecting the right RS232 serial cable can be a problem. Below you will find some information on the most common serial RS232 cables in normal computer use. You can find the pinouts for the RS232 cable listed below as well as other information on the RS232 driver. Some would like to use a USB cable on it. Search this website for more information.

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Intel SSD Optimise Button Greyed Out

SSD driver / SSD FirmwareThe latest upgrade from Windows 10 appears to leave the Intel Software all greyed out. I am not certain why this occurs and it does not appear to be a space issue. This has occurred after the last Windows 10 update. I figured that the Windows 10 system has locked out the Intel software and had added it to its own Windows 10 optimiser scheduler as the weekly schedule has appears in there now.

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Enable TRIM on your Windows 10 PC

SSD driver / SSD FirmwareIf you have an SSD drive then you will need to check if the TRIM function has been set. This becomes a bit of an issue with Windows 10 as the Intel SSD allows you to use the TRIM function on demand with its software however the Kingston SSD drive is a bit more complicated. You can set the TRIM function on Windows 10 and bypass the settings on the software than comes with the drive. You can also check if it has been set on your computer.

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