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RepSnapper and COM 11

Posted by JamesHardiman 
RepSnapper and COM 11
October 29, 2011 09:21AM
When I connect my Gen 6 to my WIndows XP machine, it connects on COM11 (no idea why, but it always does), and RepSnapper won't let me select anything higher than COM 9.

Anyone got any ideas on how to resolve this?

Many thanks,

James@JamesHardiman.co.uk
Re: RepSnapper and COM 11
October 30, 2011 03:04PM
I was have same problem with my usb port.
You can change default com port number under XP:
Go hardware admin, select your com11 port and go "properties" button. goto "config port", select a com2 (or a free com port)
If all ports below com9 are "in use", select a sure free com port (for example com5) and agree warning.

My windows isn't english, some text may vary. screen capture attached.
hope help.


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Mendel Prusa with Gen7 v1.2 PCB , Wade's extruder 0.7mm. Custom Heated bed.
"BIG" Mendel Pusa with modified Gen7 V1.3 PCB , Wade's extruder 0.5mm with modified hotend (about 500x600x450mm printable area) <--- under construction
Plastics: Black PLA, Soft PLA, White ABS
Software: Skeinforge 4 for STL to GCODE, RepRap Host for print GCODE. Blender for STL designs.
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Re: RepSnapper and COM 11
October 30, 2011 05:05PM
[Danx3]: many thanks; that's brilliant.
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