How to Install and Use Bandridge Usb Serial Cable Driver
Bandridge Usb Serial Cable Driver is a software that allows you to connect your serial devices, such as modems, printers, scanners, or cameras, to your computer via a USB port. This can be useful if your computer does not have a built-in serial port or if you need to use multiple serial devices at the same time.
In this article, we will show you how to install and use Bandridge Usb Serial Cable Driver on Windows 10. You will need a Bandridge Usb Serial Cable (model BCL4902), which you can buy online or from a local electronics store, and a serial device that you want to connect to your computer.
Step 1: Download and Install Bandridge Usb Serial Cable Driver
Before you plug in your Bandridge Usb Serial Cable, you need to download and install the driver software from the official website. Here are the steps:
Go to https://www.bandridge.com/support/drivers and scroll down to the section \"USB to Serial Converter\".
Click on the link \"Download driver for Windows 10\" and save the file to your computer.
Open the downloaded file and follow the instructions to install the driver. You may need to restart your computer after the installation is complete.
Step 2: Connect Your Bandridge Usb Serial Cable and Your Serial Device
After you have installed the driver, you can connect your Bandridge Usb Serial Cable and your serial device. Here are the steps:
Plug one end of the Bandridge Usb Serial Cable into a free USB port on your computer.
Plug the other end of the Bandridge Usb Serial Cable into the serial port of your device. Make sure the pins are aligned correctly and the connection is secure.
Turn on your serial device and wait for it to be recognized by your computer. You should see a notification that a new device has been installed.
Step 3: Configure and Use Your Serial Device
Once your serial device is connected, you can configure and use it according to its manual or instructions. You may need to change some settings on your computer or on your device to make them compatible. For example, you may need to adjust the baud rate, parity, data bits, stop bits, or flow control of your serial communication.
To access these settings on your computer, you can use the Device Manager. Here are the steps:
Right-click on the Start menu and select Device Manager.
Expand the category \"Ports (COM & LPT)\" and find your Bandridge Usb Serial Cable. It should be labeled as \"USB-SERIAL CH340 (COMx)\", where x is a number assigned by your computer.
Right-click on your Bandridge Usb Serial Cable and select Properties.
Click on the Port Settings tab and change the settings as needed. You can also click on Advanced to access more options.
Click OK to save your changes and close the window.
You can now use your serial device with any software or application that supports serial communication. For example, you can use HyperTerminal, PuTTY, or Arduino IDE to send and receive data from your serial device. aa16f39245