Usb Serial Adapter For Mac

Usb Serial Adapter For Mac
+when I plug in the USB cable I get a message that a ‘new network device has been detected’ and suggesting that I use System Preferences to set it up. But in System Preferences it seems to think the USB to Serial adapter is a modem and is looking for a phone number and other configuration data.+
That's normal behaviour for a device of this type E., the OS is designed to see a serial connection as a network interface, you can simply ignore this. If the driver you've installed is FCP compatible and working correctly then I believe you should see your adapter as an available device control option in FCP.

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The purpose of this blog post is to show the steps required on how to add the UC-232a USB to serial cable to your Apple MAC and then how to configure a profile so you don’t have to enter the commands again. I have had to do this a lot recently due to issues with my MAC so I thought I would document my own workflow on this process.

Step 1: Go here and download the required drivers under Support & DownloadsY

Step 2: Install the driver for the UC232a USB to serial cable it will require a reboot of your computer

Step 3: Open a terminal session, press command key and space then type “terminal” once located hit enter

Step 4: plug in UC-232AC USB to serial adapter into MAC

Step 5: In terminal program type:

$ ls /dev/cu.*

Located the /dev/cu.UC-232AC as per below.

Step 6: Type,

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$ screen /dev/cu.UC-232AC 9600

And Now you should have CLU access to your device

If the below message is displayed in Terminal, dis-connect and reconnect your USB to serial cable ;

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Now to create a profile so you do not have to continually enter the commands

Step 6: Click on Terminal and select ” Preferences…”

Step 7: In the ” Profiles section” Click “+” icon located bottom left corner

Step 8: Type in your profile name i.e ” USB Serial”

Step 9 : In the shell tab that is part of your new profile you created, click “Run command” and enter in the text field: screen /dev/cu.UC-232AC 9600

Then close the window

Step 10: Right click on the terminal icon and go to ” New window with Profile” and select the profile you created

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Now you should have CLI access to your device.

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If the below message is displayed in Terminal disconnect and reconnect your usb to serial cable

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That is it.