Bits Per Byte (BB) setting

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Description (see setting description format info here)

 

Function:Defines the bits/byte mode of the serial port of the DS (when in the data routing mode)

 

Set (S) command format:SBBx, where x: 0 (7 bits), 1 (8 bits)

 

Get (G) command format:GBB

 

Init (I) command effect:Initialized unconditionally, through network command, serial command, or quick initialization

 

Post-initialization value:1 (8 bits)

 

Change takes effect:After reboot or exiting the serial programming mode

 

Overriding parameter:Bits per byte (PR) parameter

 

Relevance conditions:---

 

First introduced:Earlier than "baseline" V3.14/V3.51

 

See also:Serial port and serial communications

 


Details

 

Bits per byte setting defines the bits/byte mode of the serial port of the DS, unless overridden by the Bits per byte (BB) parameter.

 

8 bits/byte are always used when the DS is in the serial programming mode.