Beep for Serial Data
Use this function to troubleshoot the serial port and test scripting.
Beep for Serial Data [ Data beep: On/Off ]
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Troi Serial Plug-in 5.0
FileMaker Pro 16 to FileMaker Pro 2023
See the Debug.fmp12 example file.
Beep for Serial Data [ On ]
The plug-in will now beep when data arrives at the serial port. If data keeps on coming in, the plug-in will beep every two seconds.
How to test if data comes in:
– Set the plug-in to beep if data comes in.
– Get the device attached to the serial port to send data to the serial port.
– When you hear beeps you know data is arriving at the serial port and in the plug-in.
– To stop the beeping use this command:
Beep for Serial Data [ Off ]
Used in example file
Related script step
|Trigger Serial Test Script|