BT747 Desktop with Holux M-241?

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This doesn't work for me on my macBook Pro, with Holux M421. I execute BT747 Desktop (v1.61.3). It starts up fine, and looks great! I select "Bluetooth (for Mac)", speed 38400, and press "connect". No connection. The error message is

  • Info: trying to open /dev/cu.SLAB_USBtoUART

It looks like it doesn't try the holux port /dev/tty.HOLUX_M-241-SPPSlave-1.

Is BT747 Desktop supposed to work with the Holux? bt747_macosX.command is working for me.

Thanks for any help.

Holux should work on all implementations.

Holux should work on all implementations. In the mobile version it is possible that I did not implement the 'forcing' yet for the log file decoder (a post download operation - not important for the download itself).
According to the code in the latest version (1.64.4), the holux port is tested in a similar way to the bt747_maxosX.command.

If the automatic search does not work (as seems to be the case for you), you can enter the port directly in the selection field (by hand : copy/paste or edit).
Did you see the port name in the pull down selection?

For bluetooth, the speed should not matter and you can leave it at 115k.

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Thanks very much. It works now. I entered the device name (/dev/tty.HOLUX...) in the selection field to the right of the connect button, and it seems to work fine. I see it in the pulldown selection menu now. I'm not sure if it was there before, because I didn't scroll down. In fact, I don't think I even saw a scroll bar on the pulldown before, though I can't be sure.

Thanks again, for the help and for the great application.