Search found 8 matches

by Bob
Sun Jan 19, 2020 11:54 am
Forum: Usage tips, tricks and problem reports
Topic: DM42 won't show up on PC
Replies: 16
Views: 7883

Re: DM42 won't show up on PC

Yep.
After all this, and trimming 2 cables, 1 finally worked, although I certainly don't feel confident about updating any firmware. . .
Thanks for all your help everyone. It is nice to know that (whatever issues we have with the 'specialist' machines, we band together) :-)
by Bob
Sat Jan 18, 2020 1:52 pm
Forum: Usage tips, tricks and problem reports
Topic: DM42 won't show up on PC
Replies: 16
Views: 7883

Re: DM42 won't show up on PC

Yep, I read the link. I read it before posting here too.
:)
by Bob
Sat Jan 18, 2020 1:51 pm
Forum: Usage tips, tricks and problem reports
Topic: DM42 won't show up on PC
Replies: 16
Views: 7883

Re: DM42 won't show up on PC

No drivers are required. The calculator has the required code embedded in the CPU and any PC running Windows 98SE or later has usb-storage drivers included. Did you read the thread that I linked to? My guess is a bad connection due to the position of the USB connector in the DM42 and the microUSB p...
by Bob
Sat Jan 18, 2020 1:05 pm
Forum: Usage tips, tricks and problem reports
Topic: DM42 won't show up on PC
Replies: 16
Views: 7883

Re: DM42 won't show up on PC

Yes, both power and data (the one I use for my HP Prime).
by Bob
Sat Jan 18, 2020 12:22 pm
Forum: Usage tips, tricks and problem reports
Topic: DM42 won't show up on PC
Replies: 16
Views: 7883

Re: DM42 won't show up on PC

Yes, it shows and the connection is very stable and solid.
by Bob
Sat Jan 18, 2020 12:18 pm
Forum: Usage tips, tricks and problem reports
Topic: DM42 won't show up on PC
Replies: 16
Views: 7883

Re: DM42 won't show up on PC

Thanks for these replies.
The symbol comes one and the voltage shows higher, indicating that it is running off the USB.
The calc is set to USB.
I have tried rebooting the PC(s), tried different combinations of cals first, PC first et al.
It is as though the calc does not have a driver in it.
by Bob
Sat Jan 18, 2020 1:20 am
Forum: Usage tips, tricks and problem reports
Topic: DM42 won't show up on PC
Replies: 16
Views: 7883

Re: DM42 won't show up on PC

Windows 10, 7, XP nohing on any. I would expect 10 to pick it up.
by Bob
Fri Jan 17, 2020 11:17 pm
Forum: Usage tips, tricks and problem reports
Topic: DM42 won't show up on PC
Replies: 16
Views: 7883

DM42 won't show up on PC

Does anyone have this problem?
Calc simply does nothing when connected to any PC.
Cable is a data cable, calc set to usb.
Nothing.