Issue with serial connection



  • Hello,
    I have an issue with the serial communication with the lopy board.
    The telnet communication works. but the serial communication don't.
    in the console of the atom plugin it shows connecting to port COM5... and never shows >>>.

    thanks for your help



  • hank for your help but i tried hard but didn't succeed so for now i'll go with telnet connection.

    To do it with my desktop Pc i use my android smartphone with the usb tethear function



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  • If you are on a PC, you can try the Visual Studio Code editor with the Pymakr plugin. I am on Windows 10 and Atom seems a bit touchy, especially with the serial connection, e.g. sometimes I have to kick the tires--manually restart the device (LoPy) to get the serial connection working.

    I have had a more consistent experience with VS Code and the Pymakr plugin. The serial connection seems a bit more stable on Windows 10. Also, it just seems to work better with multiple serial connections (via USB).

    Another issue I had was that the jumpers were not on tight. I bought different jumpers to put on the TX and RTS jumper connections--if you are using the expansion board (I highly recommend with a LoPy).


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