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ADC16 not found by PLW Recorder

Postby cgreisen » Fri Jan 21, 2005 10:50 am

When I try to start the software (PicoLog for Windows, Release 5.10.7), I just get the message:

ADC16 driver version 2.4
ADC16 Unit not found

I have checked that it is plugged into the serial port, restarted the PLW software a few times (as it is recommended in the manual) and tried to select both COM1 and COM2. Nothing worked.

Any suggestions ?
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Postby Kieran » Fri Jan 21, 2005 1:54 pm

Hello,

Thank you for your post.

First, we need to elimate whether it is a faulty unit. Please install and run on another PC if you have one available.

Please let me know the outcome of the test.
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ADC16 on serial port. Just a conflict with other devices

Postby cgreisen » Fri Jan 21, 2005 3:44 pm

Thanx.

I tried installing on a different (fresh) machine. That worked. I'll probably just have to uninstall applications using the same port.

Best regards,

Christoffer
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Postby Kieran » Fri Jan 21, 2005 4:03 pm

Hi

The problem may have been a lack of current supply from the RS232 port on the first machine, which is the case on some computers.

Let me know the outcome.
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Just had to switch off Syncronization over COM1

Postby cgreisen » Mon Jan 24, 2005 9:36 am

It was my calender syncronization software that occupied the port (for connecting a PalmV cradled. Shutting that service down enabled PLW.

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