I have written a c# application designed to receive and send data to and from a COM port. Unfortunately I am awaiting the arrival of the COM device I need to test this application, so what I am looking for is a way to simulate the COM port.
This should allow me to connect to the 'mock' serial port send messages to it and send messages back. I dont want to use a third party application for this if possible - i.e. if I can write a C# application to acheive this that would be ideal as I would need to customise it very heavily.
Whatever the solution is I am sure it will be a new concept for me so a simple solution with a step by step approach would be appreciated!