With Instructables you can share what you make with the world, and tap into an ever-growing community of creative experts.
hello guys this is my first post so bear with me. I order a usb to serial adaptor for $1.78 from ebay and wanted to try and make it work. since there...
we download the driver and we unzip the files. then we run the driver installation program. I am not going to post pictures and step by step instructi...
now that the software is done installing just hit "Finish" and connect the adapter to you computers usb port. the hardware wizard pops up and it autom...
we now have to verify the installation, we see in the device manager that it has installed right and the it is set as COM5. the driver comes with a ...
we can test our adapter using the arduino IDE. we change the port to COM5 and we put a jumper on the adapters pin TXD and RXD.
We open the the serial monitor and we type "hello world"....and we are done.. that's all folks. I am working on some projects to test the capabilitie...
We have a be nice comment policy. Please be positive and constructive.
We noticed you attached photosto your comment.
Hi! When connected as you mentionned i cannot access tools menu from arduino
i cannot go into serial monitor when the adapter is connected.. :(
Arduino USBby msuzuki777
Adding Auto-Reset Pin to PL2303 based Serial-USB Modulesby Aj Creations
Arduino 3.3Vby msuzuki777
Facebook Notifier - Project Geek #2by ProjectGeek
Arduino Ublox GPSby msuzuki777
Add a custom programmer on Arduino IDEby gosvitor
ESP8266 as Arduinoby msuzuki777
Beeduino : Homemade Arduino Uno for $6by bjkayani
The 2$ USB Pic Programmer & Serial Cableby SubFusion
Join 2 million + to receive instant inspiration in your inbox.
Download our apps!
© 2015 Autodesk, Inc.
By clicking "Create Account" you are indicating that you have read and agree to the Terms of service.
Already a member? Login »
Enter the email associated with your account and we will send you your username and a temporary password.
Not a member? Sign Up »
Want to go pro?
First step is to sign up.
By clicking "Sign me up!" you are indicating that you have read and agree to the Terms of service.