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How to install usb to serial converter driver for interfacing GSM?

Discussion in 'Arduino' started by Muhammad Javed, Feb 21, 2015.

  1. Muhammad Javed

    Muhammad Javed New Member

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    I have to interface arduino mega 2560 with GSM SIM900 module and I am using USB to RS-232 serial converter to interface GSM module with my PC, for hyperterminal connection, but i am facing difficulty in installing drivers of USB to serial converter. Is there anyone who can help me?
     
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    Need more then this what chip is your USB to RS-232 and what OS is your computer using ?
     
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    On my computer, when I install the USB to RS-232 thing, I can assign the new port to com4, or any number.
     
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  5. Muhammad Javed

    Muhammad Javed New Member

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    Dear be80be!
    USB to RS-232 is for connecting GSM SIM900 module with my PC and my OS is windows 7, 32 bit.
     
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    Windows 7 should install the driver but what USB to rs232 are you using
     
  7. Muhammad Javed

    Muhammad Javed New Member

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    Dear be80be and ronsimpson Thank you!
    i have found the manufacturer's driver CD and have successfully installed the drivers of USB to RS-232. Thanks to Almighty ALLAH.
     
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