In the first order I made I got a cable with an ArkMicro chip inside and a 6-wire cable and in the second order I got 4 cables with a Prolific PL chip and a 3-wire cable. Read more about the condition. I’m afraid I cannot use the “hardware installation” option since I don’t know what directory the new drivers will be written to. Anyway, whatever comes out of all this, thank you very much for your assistance. Thanks for marking this as the answer. This site in other languages x. The BiT Bang Theory.

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At no time was I informed of the cable particulars which you made me aware of.

Programming your Arduino with a DKU-5 cable –

It appears you put the magical color changing reset capacitor directly on the cable. Considering the price of a DKU-2 usb cable under 3.

By continuing to use this website, you agree to their use. However, I can almost guarantee your colors will be different so you must perform the steps described above.

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Should I install the. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: In reply to manta’s post on March 25, For my cable pin 6 was white, pin 7 was blue, and pin 8 was black.



A resettable fuse is highly recommended. Just tto I was considering cutting up a USB phone cable, I realised that I had a full-blown Linux system with a handily accessible serial port that runs at […]. Came in through hackaday. Please note that the business address listed is our legal business address.

That is, if the top section was overlaid on the bottom all the vias would line up. Before calling this issue quitsI must emphasize that I was misled by the Nokia site where I was prompted to select my phone model before downloading the appropriate PC Suite version. After this, you may close the USB housing again using some hot glue. This post was a life saver, and really saved me a LOT of money!

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Make sure none of the other wires are touching one another! So I guess the numberings is all the same.

Plug in the cable, power on the device, and start the Sserial IDE. D, and it can only be programmed once. I explain how to do this in the article.

What version of pc suite supports a dku-5 usb cable ?

If not, we move on to the next step where we strip the chip on the USB end. It was a bit of a headache. Please read the entire article before you begin to modify the cable.


Hi, Manta, Just to get things straight, is there any big difference between “inbuilt firmware” your wording and “built-in hardware” my layman wording?

DD-WRT Forum :: View topic – Problem with DKU-5 USB/Serial Console Cable on Linux

In reply to scoobyman’s post on March 22, So i made that HEX inverter circuit dku 5 usb cable double checked all the connections, started picaxe program editor and dk COM1 in the ports setting.

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Did you find this post helpful? Just search for PL or CP Sorry for insisting so much, but I cabls read your reply to someone else using a whereas mine is a but the interesting fact is that I now suspect that ANY dku-5 cable features the inbuilt firmware you mentioned. Outside of the blue layer I had to use clippers to get it outthere was a black layer also.

They might help someone else out.