Serial Port Terminal is Freeware supplied by Research Support Technologies
It runs on Windows 98 or higher. You can use it to configure SP1 controller through a serial port of your PC. It is very simple to use.The Command Set can be read from file: File > Read options.
1. Run Serial Port Terminal on your PC. Serial port default parameters are preset in Serial Port Options window. If COMn port, different from n=1 has to be used, replace the string with "COMn".
2. Press Serial Init to make serial port (COM1, COM2....) initialization.
Note: You may read default options and some command set from file, named by default.cfg. Select another COM port number and repeat Serial init procedure, if necessary.
The Command Set can be saved: File > Write options.
There are 10 buttons which can be preprogrammed to send 10 strings to serial port. The strings can be preset in The string to send window. Terminating characters are listed in Help window. Do not forget to add them at the end of the strings. Make notes for the commands in Command help window.
Note: All the characters typed on screen are immediately sent to COM port. Received characters also are displayed in the same window.
Short Disclaimer: No Copy Rights, no responsibility reserved.
Disclaimer in details:
"Serial Port Terminal FREEWARE IS SUPPLIED AS IT IS. THE AUTHOR DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE AUTHOR BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER INCLUDING DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, LOSS OF BUSINESS PROFITS OR SPECIAL DAMAGES, WHICH MAY RESULT FROM THE USE OF Serial Port Terminal EVEN IF THE AUTHOR HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
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You are granted for unlimited license to use Serial Port Terminal, to copy and distribute it for free. Note: full open source code is also for free with no Copy Rights restrictions at all and presented to download below. Also there are no restrictions to build your own applications based on the Serial Port Terminal source code or part of it and use the product in a way as you like, including commercial applications." Just replace RST name with name of yours in final software product.
Download Serial Port Terminal executable (245 kbytes). Download Serial Port Terminal executable and its open source C++ code. Compiling instructions for Borland C++ 5.02 are inside the package (321kbytes).