Gary
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Serial data interpreted by OS as mouse

Tue Mar 23, 2010 2:39 pm

I continue to have the problem where the serial input data to my program (using Franson Serial Tools) is interpreted by Windows as mouse data. The result is my cursor jumps all over the place. In XP there is an application from Microsoft called COMDisable that will disable the serial port so the OS does not see the serial data. No such tool exists for Vista and Windows 7. Is there a way that Serial Tools can attach to the COM port so that the OS doesn't see the data?

Thanks,
Gary

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RE: Serial data interpreted by OS as mouse

Tue Mar 23, 2010 6:10 pm

This may help you:
http://franson.com/forum/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=4131

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Johan

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Gary
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RE: Serial data interpreted by OS as mouse

Tue Mar 23, 2010 8:39 pm

Thank you! I'll give it a try. Do you think this will work on Vista or Window 7?

Thanks,
Gary

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Re: Serial data interpreted by OS as mouse

Wed Nov 29, 2017 7:19 am

is that still work on windows 7 ? i would like to hear from you guys...


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