A UART (Universal Asynchronous Receiver Transmitter) is a piece of logic that sends and receives data on a serial port.

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unable to open com3 [on hold]

I want to connect an atlys spartan-6 xc6slx45 to an hyperterminal.On the hyperterminal I check COM3 and on the device manager I have XR21V1410 USB UART (COM3).but on the hyperterminal I got this ...
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UART as logic analyzer?

I'd like to reverse-engineer a certain 2-wire digital circuit. I'm looking for the cheapest possible logic analyzer. I don't know the exact frequency of the circuit, but it's sub-1MHz. (Likely in the ...
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Communication with SIM900 module using AtMega16 [on hold]

I want to communicate with a SIM900 GSM module using AtMega16. I'm very confused about using UART or USART communication. Can anyone please shed some light on the difference between UART and USART, ...
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FTDI2232d + TM4C1294 configurations

I posted this question before, but I am still struggling with this. I captured a schematic and others in this time so it should be more clear to see what's going on. I was given a custom board ...
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Receiving a whole string from USART on ATMEGA16?

I am trying to receive a string from USART but failed , i want to receive char by char and store them in an array until the user enter '\n' and finally display the string to LCD , here is my code: ...
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STM32F205VC: USART framing error?

I'm trying to use USART in my program on STM32F205VC, but instead of sending my data I get some weird chars in PuTTY. I've used a Saleae Logical Analyzer and the result looks like this: This is my ...
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STM32F3 Discovery reading values from sensor using I2C

I need to read values from on-board LSM303DLHC (connected via I2C) sensor and send them through UART. UART part is working but PuTTy shows: "Sā–’ā–’" every restart... Can anyone tell me what's wrong? I ...
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BitBus interface [closed]

Looking for information about BitBus interfacing - preferably has anyone implemented BitBus via a CPLD controller or in an FPGA? Can see questions about CAN bus and so on, but BitBus is going back to ...
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STM32 with FreeRTOS: using RS485 on USART with interrputs

I've got simple task in my project using usart and interrupts. It's works by receiving anything, and sending back "12345" string (I'm preparing project for something more complex). In task I have ...
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problem of transmitting data from serial device to bluetooth on Arduino

I am using an accelerometer which uses serial communication on Arduino (UART), I wish to transmit the data to a bluetooth module (blusmirf gold) using I2C and finally read it from my android ...
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Communication between two Beaglebones together using UART, RS232 Microserial capes

I am having trouble getting my two Beaglebone Blacks to communicate over UART0. The gist of the program is I am running a node server so that users can connect to a webpage and send commands to one of ...
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Having trouble synchronizing serial data from FPGA to python script

I have a Spartan 6 that's collecting some data I need to send over serial to a python script where it can be displayed on my PC. This is actually the first time I've ever dug into serial ...
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scoping a UART interface

I'm using a known good FTDI USB -> UART bridge to talk to a 3rd part module on my board. I've just assembled the board, and it's not impossible that I fried a component in the process (it's what I'm ...
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Connect/Pair two BCD210 Bluetooth modules

I'm trying to connect my two Parani-BCD210 bluetooth devices. I'm using them through a UART connection from a micro-controller(ATMEL AT89C5131 ). The problem is, I can connect my devices with my ...
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PIC18f45J50 2nd Serial port?

I am working on a GPS tracker Project where i need to interface with a GPS module and a UMTS module for 3g connectivity. with this i need 2 serial ports on a single microcontroller. For this ...
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How to read whole data sent to USART with interrupt?

I am currently able to read byte by byte from USART with this code ...
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Unable to connect UART/USART2 in STM32F407ZG

When I try to connect to PC using UART/USART2 on platform STM32F407ZG is not working, Here is the following code which I used, ...
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What is a UART?

I'm taking an EdX class in embedded systems and I'm having a little trouble fully grasping what a UART is. The UART has been used as a means to an end, so it hasn't been described well yet. A UART ...
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Duplicate RX in uart (two devices listening one of which is data-logging)

I am not too familial with UART yet, and was wondering if I could some how duplicate the stream of information going to a microcontroller from a GPS. My application will be using a msp430g2553 ...
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USB to RS485 converter: Auto enable control

I have been trying to program infineon mcu via usb to rs485 converter. Procedure to check mcu is working fine: Query command sent using hercules : 0x80 Response sent by mcu : 0x55 (correct response) ...
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Is it possible to convert SPI to UART without a microcontroller?

I was wondering about converting SPI to UART only in that direction, not the other way around, without using any microcontroller or bridge. If synchronous can be seen as a particular case of ...
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How to deal with start sequence in payload of communication packet?

Basic serial messages are being transferred between an embedded device and a PC app. MCU UART Peripheral -> FTDI cable -> PC USB Serial Library The ...
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ATmega328p hc-06 writing correctly but reading gibrish

Last week i have been strugling with getting the hc-06 bluetooth module working on my ATmega328p. Whatever the ATmega sends to the bluetooth module comes correctly on my phone. But everything i write ...
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Is there a way to disable an UART terminal? [closed]

I have an embedded PC running Linux (master) and communicating with an external board (slave) through an UART terminal. Only 3-wires are used: RX, TX and ground. The power of the slave board is also ...
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Reception of data using pic12f1822 UART

This is the code ...
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Switchable serial bridge (Bluetooth or USB -> Telemetry)

So I've got a simple serial bridge (wireless telemetry -> bluetooth). Now what I would like to do is to be able to use either USB or bluetooth to access the telemetry module (Not at the same time). ...
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PIC 16F877A interrupt handling [closed]

I am trying to write a simple code to receive and resend data using USART but the code is not working. Could someone give suggestions on possible flaws in the code? I am using USART at baud rate ...
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PIC24F UART Rx Interrupt not firing

I am currently trying to write code for a 48 channel DMX controlled dimmer using a PIC24FJ32GA002. Using a scope I have confirmed that there is a DMX signal reaching the Rx pin of the UART which has ...
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Why there are data bit lower than 8 data bit of uart

Our group are creating a UART IP Soft Core with Wishbone Wrapper and we are using 5,6,7 and 8 data bit. I just want to know what are the use of the 5, 6 and 7 data bit? In addition to my question ...
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Turn Nano with CH340G(16 pin) chip into a USB to Serial converter (TX not working)

I am trying to convert a CH340G Bases Arduino Nano into a serial converter with 50% luck. It is able to receive data on the serial side but the USB to to serial bit is not sending data out. (Validated ...
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PIC24FJ258GB110 using USB-Host and UART simultaneously Baud Rate Issue

I am using USB host code from Microchip MLA. The USB and LCD part is working fine but i want to add UART functionality in the project. I want to send keyboard key-press to UART port. I added UART ...
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MSP430 Choppy UART

I am having issues with the UART on the MSP430FR5969 microcontroller. I am sending about 85 characters 100 times per second for a data acquisition system. I am using 115200 baud rate which should be ...
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PIC UART CODE need help in debugging

My question has two parts: Does MPLABX have a UART simulator? I need help debugging this code: ...
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Can you setup UART Reception on dsPIC33EP512MU814 on eval board dsPICDEM MCLV-2

According to microchip, the dsPIC33EP512MU814 can be integrated with the dsPICDEM MCLV-2 Development Board using dsPIC33EP512MU814 Plug-In-Module However, according to the dsPICDEM MCLV-2 Interface ...
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Serial connection via 3.5 mm Jack

lately I have been experimenting with the Intel Galileo, the thing is that I can't get the serial connection to work so I can do the "Linux magic". Today I bought this cable and tried to establish a ...
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What are the UART voltage levels for the RN4020?

I've recently bought an RN4020 BLE module, but I'm having figuring out how to make it work. In the datasheet some pins are listed as 1.65V input, 1.35V out, while ...
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Uart serial communication failing to echo back Atmega16a

I am new to the avr (8bit uc) and recently I ran into a problem using serial communication (uart) with PC. Microcontroller fails to responsd in putty terminal where it should echo back whatever I ...
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PIC24 Primary Oscillator XT_PLL frequency is off by 3 percent

I am using a PIC24. After solving the issue with the PLL (PIC24 PLL module is always out of lock) I am struggling with large variation in the system frequency. I wrote a small code that is used to ...
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Calculate the UART Baud Rate register for PIC devices

How do I calculate the UART configuration register values for a PIC 24F device, based on a desired Baud rate? Currently the UART module has 2 values that affect the Baud rate, BRG (16-bit register) ...
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GSM ZTE MG2639 module freezes after checking SIM

I'm communicating with my ZTE MG2639 module through UART. Few seconds after powering it and getting +CPIN and +STKPCI it just turns off (goes to stand by mode) It only happens with SIM card, and ...
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TI CC2538 radio turns off after connecting UART

Need help regarding Texas Instruments CC2538 RF module. (https://store.ti.com/CC2538DK-CC2538-Development-Kit-P4532.aspx) The module has an operating range from 2.1V to 3.6V I'm trying to use the ...
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Updated- Sending data on USART from Atmega32 To Python

I want to send one word from my Atmega32 to computer using USART serial protocol. As My system doesn't have any COM port, I connected a USB2COM converter cable. And as you see below in Device Manager, ...
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2.8V UART to 5V MCU - how?

I'm trying to connect ZTE MG2639 to 5V AVR (or USB<->RS232). This module is using 2.8V at IO. How can I do that? Normal voltage divider? And how to check if communication is OK in Putty? Just type ...
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Checking Full condition of RBR FIFO of LPC2148 UART

1)How do you check whether the RBR FIFO is full in case of LPC2148 UART? I know that the empty condition can be checked using Receiver Data Ready(RDR) of Line Status Register(LSR). But there is no way ...
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Same address for different registers in LPC2418 UART

I have a very basic question regarding LPC2418 UART. The UART has got different registers with the same addresses. So while loading the data from the test bench, will it not load into all the ...
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DHT11 Temperature/Humidity Sensor

Currently I am trying to read a byte from my dht11 sensor and write it to virtual terminal, but I couldn't find a simple datasheet for beginners. I found a bit complicated mikroC code and set-up which ...
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Accessing RS232 Rx Tx instead of OTG on stellaris LM4F232H5QD evaluation board

I am asking two related questions here: I can see a program uart_echo for stellaris lm4f232h5qd . What I want is that I need to access this data on teraterminal using PA1 and PA2 pins instead of ...
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AVR USART sending garbage

I'm trying to make an ATMega328P to send serial data to my computer and print onto Putty using an arduino board to do the USB to serial conversions. The data that's printed, however is garbage data. ...
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Trying to use BC417 bluetooth with LM4F232H5QD Evaluation Board

I am new to embedded. I am using STELLARIS LM4F232H5QD Evaluation Board. I want to get data from this board using bluetooth. And i have ...
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VHDL RS-232 Receiver

I have been trying to design an RS-232 receiver taking an FSM approach. I will admit that I do not have a very well-rounded understanding of VHDL, so I have been working on the code on the fly and ...