Re: QS6 serial driver problems

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Posted by Rod on June 15, 2000 at 00:04:28:

In Reply to: QS6 serial driver problems posted by Steve on June 12, 2000 at 16:44:28:

I think ET's reply covers it all, just wanted to mention one thing...

> COM 1 is where my modem and things are, I..

only one device can be connected to any one COM port. In general I prefere assigning the modem to COM3 or COM4, in case I want to use the actual physical ports (COM1 and COM2) for external peripherals.

: I have a QS6 and have been trying to get it and my PC to play nice and talk to each other using the
: serial port driver. I have downloaded the newest version of the driver from Alesis and install every-
: thing just like it says. Even thought my PC says everything is working fine, they still don't seem to
: "see" each other. My computer is a AMD K6/2 333Mhz, plenty of mem and all that. An earlier post by
: a guy with a QS8 seemed to be having the same problem. When selecting a COM port my choices
: are COM 1 and disabled. COM 2 is never mentioned. COM 1 is where my modem and things are, I
: really screwed up some stuff the first time I tried to set this stuff up and now that it's back to normal I
: can't get it to do anything. I'm not a computer genius, obviously, so if anyone can help me please
: do.
: Thanks

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