There are two other articles on a serial port adapter for Windows. Below is the instructions for Linux and how to connect your serial adapter while using Linux. This should work for most people using Linux and a serial adapter or usb to rs232 driver which is being discussed.
This 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.
The 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.
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.
This is the SAMSUNG Android USB Device Driver version 184.108.40.206. See the instructions for this driver for the Samsung mobile phone listed below with the file. Note that this file is for a Windows operating system.
This software contains all the files for installing the Samsung USB Driver for Mobile Phones. If it has been installed, updating (overwrite-installing) may fix problems, add new functions or expand functions. The program is language independent and can be used with any language system.
There are a number of Prolific Serial drivers and these have been listed below. There is also an explanation here (USB to RS232 Driver) which also uses a Prolific USB driver. If the Prolific USB to serial drivers below do not work then see the USB to RS232 driver for more information as it uses more than one option.
This 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.
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.
If you have a problem with no sound while watching Youtube then the problem might just be a simply settings that you can find on your computer. If this does not work then you can reinstall your sound driver on your computer but this is normally not needed.
There are six different GPIB cables which are made by Keysight. You can see what each of these GPIB cable assemblies are capable of. You will need to find a seller online who sells these to the public such as RS Components which normally also host the Keysight IO libraries. If you are looking for a Keysight 82357B USB to GPIB interface converter then you can also find these where they stock the cables.
The Keysight 82357B USB/GPIB interface converter is and excellent choice for connecting a USB port to a GPIB device. The interface converter made by RS Components has parallel polling capability with a maximum GPIB transfer rate of 1.15 MB/s. The converter also uses the standard USB and IEEE-488 interfaces. The converter is every easy to use and is a high quality product from RS.
The FT232RL USB to Serial Adapter is about a third of the price compared to the FT231X USB to serial adapter and does not have as many options however for a simple environment this will work well enough. Both chips are made by FTDI. There are driver below for MAC Linux as well as all version of Windows. We need to compare the two and see what the difference in price will make and then decide from there as to which one you would really prefer.
The Thunderlinx USB to Serial adapter is most probably the most well known USB to serial adpater that uses the FT231X processor. This USB to Serial adapter converts serial data to USB data and vice versa. There are a few advantages to this newer technology as have been explained below and may be of interest to you if you are in a complex environment.
When we talk about the RS485 we first need to know that is stands for the “Recommended Standard no. 485” and that it is the serial communication standard which was established in 1998. The standard is used in many industrial equipment as the signal can be sent far and can still be sent simultaneously at multiple points. This uses Half duplex communication meaning that it can only send information in one direction at a time.
If you are trying to convert the RS232 signal to another signal such as the RS422 then your will need a RS232 – RS422 converter to achieve this. The XS202 from US Converters LLC is a bi-directional RS232 to RS422 converter which is port powered how you can add additional power if needed such as an external 5VDC power source which needs a 6 pin DB9 Terminal Block Header.
This is the USB driver for the Samsung B310e. You can download the driver below as it is a very small file which is easy to install. The USB driver for the B310e is listed as a Spreadtrum Sci USB 2 Serial driver version 220.127.116.11. This was the last driver which allowed you to connect the mobile phone to your computer. It will work for most people and it is a very common mobile phone in India.
The following USB to Serial devices are all from Prolific and they all use the same USB to serial driver which you can also find on this website. Note that there are UART as well as Serial and Printer chips which they make. You will find this rather easy to understand.Search this website for more Prolific device drivers.
The PL2303TA is a USB to Serial Bridge Controller from Prolific. The chipset provides USB to straight-through RS232 serial connectivity at baud rates up to 128Kbps. This allows you to use a USB port in your computer to a RS232 type devices such as point-of-sale terminals, serial modems as well as industrial equipment.
PL2305 USB to Printer Bridge Controller driver is added below which will take you to the download page as this chipset is from Prolific. This chipset you will find in the USB-C to Parallel Printer Cable adapters. This cable is a bi-directional bridge between the Universal Serial Bus (USB) system and IEEE-1284 parallel port printers.
The PL2303HXD USB to Serial Driver is the same driver from Prolific and you can find the download and installation page listed below. You will note that this is similar to the PL2303RA chipset from Prolific which is used in the StarTech 2 Port USB to RS232 Serial DB9 Adapter Cable. This usb to serial driver is the same on all the Prolific chipsets.