Re: NTLK NCU will not work, but NBU will?

From: Drew Loker (
Date: Thu Jan 06 2000 - 14:17:02 EST

Subject: Re: NTLK NCU will not work, but NBU will?

>You never said what setting you were using in the Dock application. >You
>need to make sure that you're using "Serial" if you want to do >38400 bps.

Serial is what works for NBU. I have tried each of the other settings making
sure that I have made the same change on the other side, but no luck. I have
also tried each one of the ports. It is Com 1 on 2 of th emachines that work
with NBU.

>I'm assuming you did use the *exact* same cable, right? I'm not sure if you
>tried NCU on the same machine you successfully >ran NBU.

NBU is working on all three machines. The same cable was used in each
computer. NCU fails to work on 1 of the machines that I have tired so far
(the desktop). It was the exact same problem as I was getting on the laptops
as when I was trying NKU by accident. I figured to use the Desktop to test
out the correct version of NCU to make sure that the older version of NKU
weren't causing problems. When it didn't work, I installed NBU to see if it
would work, and it did, flawlessly.

>A last wild question: you never tried to use the >package "Ser57600.pkg",
>never tried to mess around with the registry editor, right?

No, I have NOT tried either of those suggestions? WHat do I need to do?

>It's only a matter of time and effort
>before you discover what the problem is.

Yeah! Typical of my Computer life...time, time, time!! I spend more time
trying to get my computers to do what I want, than just doing it!!

Thanks for your help!
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