Grahame Bowland

No serial output, no video out

Discussion created by Grahame Bowland on Apr 20, 2011
Latest reply on Apr 20, 2011 by Grahame Bowland

Hi everyone

 

I received my development board a couple of weeks ago and haven't managed to get it working.

 

The board came with a SD card rather than MicroSD. I've installed that, I've connected a VGA cable, keyboard to upper USB port, and I've connected a serial cable to the serial interface. When I press the power button I see a series of four blue and three green lights come on, but nothing on the serial port.

 

I'm using a straight-through cable to the port on my PC (it's a USB serial dongle, tested with a loopback connector and it works.) I'm using 115200, 8N1 as specified. I've tried a null modem connector with no luck.

 

Anyone got any suggestions, or is it just faulty? The board is labelled SCH-26565 REV D / 700-26565 REV E on the USB/ethernet post.

 

Thanks!

 

Grahame

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