Can I change COM1 to COM2?

Posted on 2008-11-17
Last Modified: 2012-05-05
I have a Gateway computer that is running XP Pro and I have a program that is looking for COM2.  Can I change COM1 to COM2?
Question by:Cam_Man595
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    Yes, in Device Manager, Ports, right-click on the serial port and choose
    properties.   Choose Port Settings tab, then Advanced,  and change the
    com port number.

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