[amsat-bb] Re: Rotor
erich.eichmann at t-online.de
Sun Aug 8 10:30:28 PDT 2010
tell a bit more details, please.
What Windows 7 do you run, 32-bit or 64-bit?
Has your PC a physical COM port or a PCI card with 1 or more COM ports or do
you use a USB-to-Serial adapter? The USB-to-Serial adapters require Windows
7 compatible drivers.
What is the COM port number of your port? You can check that with the
Windows device manager, LPT and COM ports.
I have no problems with rotor steering via a COM port under Windows 7,
32-bit and Vista 32- and 64-bit via physical ports and also via
USB-to-Serial adapters (Prolific and FTDI).
There is a link "Vista and Windows 7 compatibility" on my website
www.dk1tb.de , Englisch page "Downloads" with detailed information.
73s, Erich, DK1TB
----- Original Message -----
From: "Wilse Morgan" <wilse at centurytel.net>
To: <amsat-bb at amsat.org>
Sent: Saturday, August 07, 2010 2:55 AM
Subject: [amsat-bb] Rotor
>I just changed computers also fro XP to"7".
> I can no longer get GS-232 rotor control to turn rotor.
> Any ideas??
> 73 Wilse WX7P
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