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




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.