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Laptop to Microcontroller through RS232-USB Converter

  1. Dec 10, 2013 #1
    Hi,
    im currently planning to use PIC 16F877A for implementing smart metering. since im also learnig .NET, i want to use laptop as my display unit. I also bought a RS232 USB-Converter. But,i don know how will the laptop recognize signal from MC and transmit data to microcontroller?? :frown: im just a beginner,please explain me the basics of such interfacing techniques?!
     
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  3. Dec 10, 2013 #2
    Here's a good place to start. It honestly wasn't hard to Google that.
     
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