The weird thing is that it worked perfectly right out of the box, I never needed to install a driver. Just play with the Live CD a bit so that you know how to use it, and you’ll have another tool in your toolbox for when you need it. Your unknown device, like LocalRoger pointed out, will be highlighted with a “! And then, moving on. Whereas all the commercial OSes tend to put their own vocabulary to work to cloud the issue. There’s a problem loading this menu right now. When you read Amazon reviews of USB to serial converters, there are a certain amount of reviews saying that they worked without having installed any drivers.

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Same situation; it does not “see” generic usb serial piece of hardware being attached to your computer. You already had the driver installed. I have 2 of these so it’s not a faulty product; I wanted to use a transcription foot pedal which has the 9 pin port – the pedal cannot be recognized as it is not “seen” through this adapter.

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Most recent customer reviews. With cables like this, they either work or they don’t.

Amongst them are the ones named after an astronomer and a shuttlecraft, and also one named after a rather strange inventor. After selecting the desire port number, click “OK. Most of the comments said the right drivers were hard or impossible to find, and I should have just believed them and walked away.


These items are shipped from and sold by different sellers. Linux is great for hacking generic usb serial just about generic usb serial. Pages with related products. There is a bug report in the Linux issue tracking naming this brand exactly.

I deleted and uninstalled and reinstalled and rebooted and gave up. Describe the registry entry in an extended properties OS feature descriptor.

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Wanted: “generic” driver for unknown USB to Serial dongles

generic usb serial SerialCommunication namespace that allow apps to talk to these devices. I don’t think any type of FTDI driver was on that disk. That INF specifies “Usbser” as a lower filter driver in a device stack.

You do not need to write your own INF to reference the driver. Set up a giveaway. Related Video Shorts 0 Upload your video. See all reviews. Starting in Windows 10, a Windows app can send requests to Usbser. That is apparently something they stupidly or pigheadedly left out of the USB HMI specification so every manufacturer has to generic usb serial their own instead of having a standard to work with.


So finding out how something fits in is just a matter of learning to locate it within the file system. Generic usb serial then, moving on. It may not have even been the isb itself that was at fault, though from the error messages I got from Vista and Win7, I am pretty certain that no driver is the problem.

Unlike desktop editions, it is not possible to generic usb serial a driver through an external driver package. Don’t see what you’re looking for? Image Unavailable Image not available for Color: Use the operating system that works out easiest for you and generic usb serial you concentrate on what you want to do and doesn’t feel like getting in the way.

The chip is incompatible. My experience contradicts Heater’s, in that I have never seen a USB-serial solution which worked without gendric a vendor specific driver. I found what I need using linux – see jpg. The INF also needs to specify the device setup class as Modem to use mdmcpq.