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I am writing a VB.Net (VS 2015) application to control equipment in real time which is connected via USB ports. The equipment requires that text string, terminated by a chr(13) be sent. Most commands will get a response back. For example one command (set VALVE1 ON) will open a valve …
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Guys, I’m having a lot of problems with my 64GB usb stick. It worked fine till somehow I think I formatted in exFAT format (that happened in Ubuntu as I was trying to install something on it and I formatted it using I can’t quite remember which utility in Ubuntu), …
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Hello. I have this usb(4gb) which was given to us for free but it's been partitioned. one is 17.7 mb the other is 3.62 gb its not much or anything but its kind of irritating me because instead of only 1 removable disk i have 2 listed. How to remove/merge …
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Hi Dw. Firstly I would like to ask if there is anyone know a good download link to download VB6.0 I'm in need of this IDE. Now coming to my actual question of how to detect USB insertion and removal and get a drive letter for it in VB5.0? Thank …
by Mr.M 32 in Software Development ()
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I swapped out my HDD for an SSD in my Win 8.1 Lenovo Y480, replacing the HDD in the optical drive slot using an [HDD Caddy](http://hddcaddy.eu/). The system runs fine. I still see the original copy of the Windows System disk that sits on the HDD in Windows listed as …
by Michael_SB in Hardware ()
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I am having my friend USB, which contains the error while Formatting, copying, deleting, renaming, moving files from it. The error is `"The Disk is Write Protected"`, I don't Know why this all happens? I try to repair it with the google help and find some common solution and tried …
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Hi I am trying to salvage user data from a hard drive that was installed in a Dell laptop. I have plugged it in to a Dell 490 workstation running Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit using a USB connection kit - leads and power supply. First I used Chkdsk, it …
by ggeoff 4 in Hardware ()
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I'm wondering how impossible it can be to connect a touch panel (with USB controller) to a PC for it to send X,Y coordinates when an event happens (the panel is touched). After searching the web for an entire day I couldn't find more then pieces of information that don't …
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Hi everynone and Good Afternoon I am looking to implement a Program using Python for USB interfacing. How should i go for it.Any idea?
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Hello, I have a USB key on which I do all of my programming. It is formatted as an NTFS drive with 32 gigabytes of space. On this drive I have large C::B projects which contain both windows and linux executables. When I try to run the linux executables it …
by Labdabeta 182 in Linux and Unix ()
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Win7/32/laptop: I don't know if this is the correct area or should I be in hardware. I've always understood you go in and click to remove USB hardware from the computer, and that if you don't it will eventually ruin the port, or screw up driver/software. On my wife's laptop …
by GiddyupGilbert in Microsoft Windows ()
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Hi I ‘m working with forensics tool Helix (helix.iso) right now (Incident Response), I would like to copy the necessary files And directories to the USB flash drive that is required to run helix.exe and programs Can be started via the Helix dialog window. I do not need also to …
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Hey guys, I'm having a problem with my netbook. How do you boot into a CD-ROM or USB? My netbook is a Samsung NP-N100S-E01PH. I could boot to a CD when I installed WIndows 7 but it could not detect Ubuntu CD Installer. Please help me any way possible.
by earlybirdsean -6 in Hardware ()
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I am using Ubuntu 12.10 with my Windows as each have a seperate partition and i am wondering about this...drivers are missing and when i try to get on line say that it can't get on line and i wonder if Usb 3.0 can have a way to let ubuntu …
by joe_5 in Linux and Unix ()
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Hi all! I have a USB Modem (dongle) made by ZTE. I normally use it for connecting to the interent. It also came with a dashboard/software that I can use to send & receive SMS and even make a call. I want to make an application with VB.NET that will …
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I have been turning my USB thumb drives into fully encrypted data containers for years now, but readily admit that the prospect of rolling up your sleeves and getting down and dirty with encryption software is not as exciting to everyone as it is to me. However, with removable USB …
by happygeek 1,655 in Hardware ()
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It's not often I start a new thread, but I've hit a bit of an unusual problem...Admittedly one of my own making... I have a laptop with a completely dead HD, which I've been using for a while with Ubuntu 9.10 installed on a bootable 8Gb USB stick with approx …
by JasonHippy 724 in Linux and Unix ()
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I have a simple question. I set up my printer to my laptop wirelessly do I disconnect the usb cable now? When I turn my printer on it will automatically be connected to my computer right?
by Cindy_2 in Hardware ()
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Hi, I have a an "inland PCI Express Expansion Card 2-Port USB 3.0" installed onto my motherboard. I reformatted and have a fresh copy of Windows 7 on it. I also have Ubuntu on my other partition. Devices attached to the usb 3 ports were all working before the reformat, …
by ampersandrewu in Microsoft Windows ()
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I need to disable cd-rom and usb drive access for certain users, via a batch file or something similar so that it can be scripted/automated. Any suggestions on how to do this?
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Hi Dw There is a project I'm doing but I'm doing it in VB.NET I want to know now how can I write a program in jave that will govern the CD-RW and if the disc is inserted on let say a DVD player the program will detect that the …
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[ATTACH=RIGHT]15727[/ATTACH]Green is in these days, and so is saving money. The EcoStrip 2.0 looks like a common power strip with built-in surge protection but it actually works to save you money while reducing your carbon footprint. The EcoStrip 2.0 comes with a USB connector that you plug into your PC …
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I made great progress this morning in resolving a number of problems that were plaguing my Win7 laptop. It was difficult to find good info about how to resolve these problems. I can provide more details if anyone needs them. Here are the bare bones: * **High CPU** There are …
by chrishea 182 in Microsoft Windows ()
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For some reason Windoze thinks that my USB port(s) is/are unknow devices when I try to update the drivers it tells me the drivers are current. I get a message "sfotware for this device has been installed; unknown device is ready to use. Most things 9except for my mouse and …
by GrimJack 1,395 in Microsoft Windows ()
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ACER BINSPIRE 1 D270 netbook...just fitted new HDD and attempted to boot from usb after changing setup boot order ,and got REALTTEK PIEe FE family controller series v1.27 PXE-E61 :media test failure ,check cable .......message ...does this mean the HDD conection is no good or what...as setup recognises a HDD …
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I had purchased a Netgear Stora for back up and after a year the fan went out so now the device won't start. I took out the HDD (Seagate 1TB 3") and purchased a Dynex enclosure so that I am able to access the disk. Win7 installs the driver and …
by Casey_1 in Hardware ()
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Hello. I have just purchased a Lexar JumpDrive S50 32 gigs and I am having trouble accessing the USB. The USB shows up in the my computer window with a grayed out icon and when I double click it it states "Please insert a drive". The same statement is displayed …
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USB flash drives are involved in a large number of incidents of data breach. How do you make your USB drive safe?
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how can automatic detect usb modem with java
by Nelson.Zacharia in Software Development ()
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I just glued together two codes I found online, and found an interesting result. Some of my flash drives have been appearing twice on the system. Here is what the output looks like: Drive: C:\ Volume Name: Drive: D:\ Volume Name: Drive: E:\ Volume Name: Drive: F:\ Volume Name: Drive: …
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