But if I want a 9-pin RS serial port, I may need more pins. And now in the other side of the wire we need to solder the wires to the 6 pin header with this schema: Make sure the cable is unplugged! The CA cable is a component of a known fix for repairing faulty firmware on a series of Seagate hard drives You should double check your work because the wires are very thin and the pins are small and close together. People usually did it with a 3rd party chip. Several places sell chips with a bootloader; Modern Device seems to give you the best deal.

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The 1k resistor on the Rx pin is for limiting the current through the input protection diode if the Tx line exceeds 5V. Wear an anti-static wrist strap. Type Z and hit Enter: I caa you can be fairly confident the pad labeled 2 is indeed DTR. So is it okay to grab the aftermarket ones then?

The prolific ones do not work on my laptop Windows 7 bit.

FAQ1: Nokia Data / Connectivity Cables DKU-2 DKU-5 CA CA

Learn how your comment data is processed. It eliminates the software emulation but doing the Pop-port to USB conversion right at c inside the cable.


BTW, as I have mentioned above: I searched the archive before submitting. I think the manufactures buy these cable based on how cheap they are with little concern for how many wires they have. You are commenting using your Facebook account.

The new engineers of the future have got to come from somewhere…. Does any one have an idea if there is a data cable that uses 5V for the Rx and Tx pins?

New window will appear at the back and click that window: Check the corresponding cable for your model at Nokia sites Solder the battery holder on the cable with USB plug attaching the wire based on the pinouts you have identified.

Well, that is, everything else I’ve tried. Install Nokia PC suite. Using huge voltage swings to push data a few feet is antiquated yes.

Nokia CA-42 USB Serial Port drivers for Windows 10 x64

How different are they? Click “Finish” button Message should appear at your taskbar that the driver has been installed: Thanks for marking this as the answer. There is a possibility you could damage your computer, some other property, injure or even kill yourself!


Is there anything I can do to fix this?

I think hell has a bigger chance of freezing over! Folks, Recently, there are many fellow members asking about the Data Cables for their Nokia. Make sure to follow the upper and lower case when typing on terminal. I’m pretty sure i have an original DKU-2 cable.

Type U and hit Enter: After connecting with the terminal emulator, you should have a yart to the EX When attempting to program, the DTR pin does go low, but it stays low, keeping the Arduino in reset instead of actually resetting the Arduino.

I do not know how this garbage values comes.

It could be just the material of the cable i. Are you sure, you have an original Nokia CA?

Thanks for sharing how to do it.