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by vero96
Thu Jan 08, 2015 8:21 am
Forum: Random Chit-Chat
Topic: USB Serial Adaptor ESP8266
Replies: 7
Views: 4435

Re: USB Serial Adaptor ESP8266

Hi Johb, Yes of course it has been set at 3.3volt, also having trouble identifying it on a mac appears as usbmoden411 does that sound right the serial adapter appearing as a usb modem on mac? edit:- new to the mac world very much like linux just finding my way around the mac is quite different. cheers
by vero96
Thu Jan 08, 2015 7:22 am
Forum: Random Chit-Chat
Topic: USB Serial Adaptor ESP8266
Replies: 7
Views: 4435

Re: USB Serial Adaptor ESP8266

Ok it's just that when I connect the USB serial Adaptor to the PC and Plug in the esp8266 and open the Arduino serial console to send a AT command to the esp only the blue LED is lit on the adaptor the RX and TX LED's don't flash at all, correct com port is selected.

Cheers vero
by vero96
Thu Jan 08, 2015 6:50 am
Forum: Random Chit-Chat
Topic: USB Serial Adaptor ESP8266
Replies: 7
Views: 4435

Re: USB Serial Adaptor ESP8266

Hey Johb, That's what I was curious about I know FTDI changed the PID to 0 bricking fake chips. Thing is the serial adaptor appears as a 16u2 on COM 4 (currently on my win8 PC at least) with the standard driver installed with the FTDI driver installed for testing purposes it appears as a serial port...
by vero96
Wed Jan 07, 2015 7:05 pm
Forum: Random Chit-Chat
Topic: USB Serial Adaptor ESP8266
Replies: 7
Views: 4435

USB Serial Adaptor ESP8266

Hey All, Having trouble with AT commands/serial communication using the Arduino IDE 1.0.6 & Termite terminal program - AT (send) RX light goes of on the Mega board being used but the TX does not so I do not get an OK How to cut a 3 month story into a short post... instead of a mega post! Found this ...
by vero96
Wed Sep 10, 2014 1:06 pm
Forum: Random Chit-Chat
Topic: Freetronics AVRISP programmer
Replies: 14
Views: 8882

Re: Freetronics AVRISP programmer

How I got it to work - followed this tutorial http://letsmakerobots.com/node/36841 on another machine (which helps) disabled the signature verification process. Worked perfectly first time I was able to read a few atmega8's on the win 8 machine. Thanks to everyone who helped, I must have been doing ...
by vero96
Fri Jan 03, 2014 1:49 pm
Forum: Random Chit-Chat
Topic: Freetronics AVRISP programmer
Replies: 14
Views: 8882

Re: Freetronics AVRISP programmer

Hi angus, Still haven't been able to get zadig going. try and find more information for how to disable driver signature verification on your particular Windows setup. ...did that, no difference I managed to get the work done on an XP so the USBasp did its job and the fact it provides the target powe...
by vero96
Fri Jan 03, 2014 1:37 pm
Forum: LCDK: LCD & Keypad Shield
Topic: LCD & Temp sensor DS18B20
Replies: 0
Views: 5184

LCD & Temp sensor DS18B20

//had this bunch of parts lying around and it had been forecast to be very hot over the following //few day's. Here is a bit of code, mostly borrowed that worked for me. LCD and DS18B20 //temp sensor. #include <LiquidCrystal.h> LiquidCrystal lcd(8,9,4,5,6,7); #define REF_PIN 2 void getCurrentTemp( i...
by vero96
Tue Dec 03, 2013 8:19 pm
Forum: Random Chit-Chat
Topic: Freetronics AVRISP programmer
Replies: 14
Views: 8882

Re: Freetronics AVRISP programmer

*bump* So I was incorrect in what I wrote in regard to extreamburner Now I seem to have a problem with eXtreame burner after downloading ver 1.4.1 ( because v1 would not work ) v1.4.1 it makes it all the way through the install then immediately gives a ARVprog.exe - System error - message telling me...
by vero96
Thu Nov 28, 2013 8:28 pm
Forum: Random Chit-Chat
Topic: Freetronics AVRISP programmer
Replies: 14
Views: 8882

Re: Freetronics AVRISP programmer

Hi Angus, Well I "think" I finally have installed Zadig correctly The trick seemed to be Click on -->Device -->Create new device --> then type USBasp into the top of the drop down menu hit Enter --> click the drop down arrow and the USBasp is found it --> click install driver --> will it will then i...
by vero96
Tue Nov 26, 2013 10:56 am
Forum: Random Chit-Chat
Topic: Freetronics AVRISP programmer
Replies: 14
Views: 8882

Re: Freetronics AVRISP programmer

Hi Angus, Yes I have tried v2.0.1.162(1) from this page http://zadig.akeo.ie/downloads/ with no other instances of Zadig open / and the USBASP connected I still get the driver installation failed. In fact that instance of Zadig fails to "see" the USBASP. I have tried every download on this page http...