serial to usb protocol

Discussion in 'Computing and Networks' started by Eddy boy, Sep 6, 2010.

  1. Eddy boy

    Thread Starter Member

    Nov 19, 2008
    i have a v-wireless phone's cable i-e usb to serial cable.i am using this cable to upload sketch to arduino board has only serial port (not usb) so i am using this cable to make my arduino usb compatible. finally i install the drivers of cable(usb to serial) and plug to arduino board but the problem is that it does not works.
  2. t06afre

    AAC Fanatic!

    May 11, 2009
    If the RS232 port is supposed to power the device during programming in any way. It may very well be the reason for your problems. Have you checked which serial port your USB dongle is assigned to. And are you sure your programming software use this port. And not a default port like say COM1