troubleshooting Question

Create client socket and read from it, using nothing but Excel and VBA.

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Programming Languages-OtherVisual Basic ClassicMicrosoft Excel
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I want one cell in an Excel spreadsheet to always have an updated GPS position.

GPS is connected to laptop via serial cable.
Via 3rd party software, the serial port is distributed as an TCP/IP port
When software makes a socket connection to the TCP/IP port, one text string will come every second containing current position.

in VBA I plan to create a client socket, which can connect and read the GPS data. I'm able to handle the GPS data, but need help with creating the socket in VBA.


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