Solved

how do I do to read the Port Com2?

Posted on 1998-10-06
7
205 Views
Last Modified: 2010-04-30
I want to read the Port Com2, because I want to connect a GPS Garmin to this port...how do i do?????
0
Comment
Question by:dege
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
7 Comments
 

Author Comment

by:dege
ID: 1438410
If....you have a function to convert the data of the gps...pls...i want it!!!!
0
 
LVL 1

Expert Comment

by:kacklehorn
ID: 1438411
Ust the comm control. Try using the VBterm sample in your samples directory to see if it will work.
0
 

Author Comment

by:dege
ID: 1438412
He don't give an example or explanation of the code....i don't have the sample VBterm...pls....i need this urgently...thanks a lot
0
Industry Leaders: We Want Your Opinion!

We value your feedback.

Take our survey and automatically be enter to win anyone of the following:
Yeti Cooler, Amazon eGift Card, and Movie eGift Card!

 

Expert Comment

by:MikeDyble
ID: 1438413
Could you tell me which version of VB you are using please?
0
 

Author Comment

by:dege
ID: 1438414
I use the Visual Basic 5.0 (SP3)
0
 
LVL 1

Accepted Solution

by:
Aikema earned 30 total points
ID: 1438415
Try ye old
Open "COM2:" For Input As #1
0
 

Author Comment

by:dege
ID: 1438416
Aikema: did you say that with this open i'll use the com2 like a file???....

0

Featured Post

MS Dynamics Made Instantly Simpler

Make Your Microsoft Dynamics Investment Count  & Drastically Decrease Training Time by Providing Intuitive Step-By-Step WalkThru Tutorials.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

I was working on a PowerPoint add-in the other day and a client asked me "can you implement a feature which processes a chart when it's pasted into a slide from another deck?". It got me wondering how to hook into built-in ribbon events in Office.
This article describes how to use a set of graphical playing cards to create a Draw Poker game in Excel or VB6.
Get people started with the process of using Access VBA to control Outlook using automation, Microsoft Access can control other applications. An example is the ability to programmatically talk to Microsoft Outlook. Using automation, an Access applic…
Show developers how to use a criteria form to limit the data that appears on an Access report. It is a common requirement that users can specify the criteria for a report at runtime. The easiest way to accomplish this is using a criteria form that a…

734 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question