[Loadstone] Tools to drive receivers.

Mikolaj Rotnicki mikolaj-rotnicki at o2.pl
Thu Mar 22 11:11:53 GMT 2007


Hi,

But did you successfully connect SiRFDemo to receiver using Microsoft stack? 
I was unsuccessful, so I used Blusoleil.

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Pozdrawiam
Mikolaj Rotnicki

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Brett" <brett06 at tpg.com.au>
To: <loadstone at loadstone-gps.com>
Sent: Thursday, March 22, 2007 11:51 AM
Subject: Re: [Loadstone] Tools to drive receivers.


> Hi,
>
> You can actually use the Microsoft Bluetooth stack, that is what I am 
> using.
> I did install the Broadcom stack that came with the Bluetooth dongle, but 
> I
> couldn't get it to connect to anything, so I uninstalled it and just used
> the Microsoft one and all works fine. It doesn't have as much 
> functionality
> though.
>
> Cheers,
> Brett.it
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "Mikolaj Rotnicki" <mikolaj-rotnicki at o2.pl>
> To: <loadstone at loadstone-gps.com>
> Sent: Thursday, March 22, 2007 8:09 PM
> Subject: Re: [Loadstone] Tools to drive receivers.
>
>
>> Hi,
>>
>> Of course you can use your BT connection. But first you have to be sure
>> that
>> you use the BT driver/tools software from other parties than Microsoft,
>> four
>> your Bluetooth adapter/dongle. For example Bluesoleil
>> http://www.bluesoleil.com/ (free), or Widcomm/Broadcom
>> http://www.broadcom.com/ (commercial).
>>
>> You have to connect the PC and GPS via Serial Port Profile (SPP) BT
>> connection. Now the receiver will talk to your PC on one of the COM
>> ports -
>> check the port number in connection properties (in BlueSoleil).
>>
>> Then, in SiRFDemo you have to select that port on the application startup
>> and set the bitrate to 38400.
>>
>> For further nfo follow the manual or the short info on the forume
>> (http://www.gpspassion.com/forumsen/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=25575)
>>
>> But REMEMBER, as some LS users, you take all the risk of using SiRFDemo.
>> THe warning is also included in on above forum page.
>>
>> -----
>> Mikolaj Rotnicki
>>
>> ----- Original Message ----- 
>> From: "Gabriel Battaglia" <gabriele.battaglia at gmail.com>
>> To: <loadstone at loadstone-gps.com>
>> Sent: Thursday, March 22, 2007 4:15 AM
>> Subject: Re: [Loadstone] Tools to drive receivers.
>>
>>
>>> Hi Mikolaj and thanks for interesting suggestion.
>>> I've downloaded and installed the sofware SiRfDemo and it seems really
>>> usuful but I can't connect it to my receiver yet.
>>> It's because SiRfDemo was looking for a GPS receiver on COM or USB 
>>> (UART)
>>> port but I've never had a cable with my receiver.
>>> Could I use throw Bluetooth connection between PC and GPS?
>>> Thanks for answer.
>>> Gabriel.
>>>
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