Establishing a Connection Through a Virtual Serial Port
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In this section, you will see how to create a Virtual Serial Port using the Connection Wizard, associate it with a DS, and then connect to it using HyperTerminal.
Now that you have a Virtual Serial Port, it's time to continue configuring HyperTerminal. We continue from where we left off on Setting Correct Parameters on Startup. In the next window, open the Connect using drop-down, and select COM5 (assuming created a VSP under COM5):
The next screen deals with serial settings. Here you have to select the correct serial parameters. In this case it's not so important what you choose, but keep in mind the following:
After setting the desired parameters, click OK. That's it! You've now established a connection with the DS100 via the Virtual Serial Port. Continue on to Using HyperTerminal to Test a Connection.