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RE: serial ports not visible with 1.7 under Vista
Giovanni Maruzzelli wrote on 29 May 2008 16:41:
> Thanks a lot Dave!
> Seems that it is looking for a \Device\Serial5
Ouch. That's a problem. Not all serial devices use the same name format.
Although it's not strictly supported, you might be able to work around it
by using "\\\\.\\com6" instead.
Can't think of a witty .sigline today....
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