Hyperterminal is a PITA
Try this one http://www.cadem.com/free_dnc_drip_f..._machining.htm
We have an old Okuma lathe and all the manuals. We would like some help establishing a connection to the lathe using hyperterminal (or if anybody has an idea of shareware).
CNC, Mechatronics Integration and Custom Machine Design (Skype Avail).
“Logic will get you from A to B. Imagination will take you everywhere.”
I use realterminal for RS232 port connection in the Windoz operating system.
This application will do Anything, Unfortunately, with that flexibility, Nothing is auto-magic ;-)
I have used it with xon/xoff handshaking to a controller with a VERY SMALL BUFFER.
Take a look if you like.