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Paralle port accessing using Visual basic 6

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delimav

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Does anyone knows how ro access serial port using Visula basic ?
 

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For parallel port use this driver, it includes examples for VC++ and Vb.
I have used it many times never game me problems
https://www.driverlinx.com/Software_Products/SoftwareProducts.htm?ID=1108573421546

For serial port interfacing this page is excelent for Pc interfacing fans.
https://www.beyondlogic.org/

And if you're confortable with Api programming on Vb here is an great example:
https://www.planet-source-code.com/vb/scripts/ShowCode.asp?txtCodeId=3367&lngWId=1
Has the advantage that you can open the com port to weird baud rates like 5720bps unlike Ms Comm control and works fine.
 

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Please, note that systems based on NT(WIN XP, WIN 2000 ) needs diferent drivers than WIN98SE.

For WIN DXP and WIN2000 I'm using Inpout32
 

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