Serial Port ActiveX Control

Provide your own software with possibility to fully control hardware serial ports

Serial Port ActiveX Control is vital for those who develop software and hardware to work with serial rs232 ports. It features the set of profound methods, properties, controls and constants to fully manage and track all serial ports present in your system. Using this eminent activeX control developers can integrate its functionality into their own applications and enable those with the power to manage port settings and configuration directly from developed applications. Get full list of ports present in your system, all events that happened to port (port opened, port closed, data sent, data received, etc). Serial Port ActiveX Control features a list of examples for different development environments.

Common objectives and our solutions:

  • Track serial port activity

Thanks to Serial Port ActiveX Control full set of events and properties you can easily monitor and track all serial port activity. Port opened, port closed, data sent/data received, etc. You can alter serial ports settings directly from your application, such as timeouts and configuration of serial port, line control and handflow control, line signals and special characters.

  • Manage serial port signal lines

Serial Port ActiveX Control fully supports all hardware signal lines (DTR/DSR, RTS/CTS, RING, ERROR, DCD, etc.). DTR of the local port connected to DSR and DCD of the remote port, and RTS of the local port connected to CTS of the remote port.

  • Enable your own software with ability to manage and control serial ports

By integrating Serial Port ActiveX Control into your own software you can enable the applications you are developing with the ability to manage and work with serial ports. Everything that can be done with serial ports can be done exactly from your applications. All serial port control functions can be done with the help of our ActiveX component.

Serial Port ActiveX Control is:

  • Steadily updated and upgraded ActiveX control with numerous profound features
  • Advanced ActiveX control that lets you implement serial ports technology manipulation into your own software
  • ActiveX Control developed by a team of professionals for serial and virtual serial software developers
  • Compatible with different development environments to fit the needs of any professional developer

Serial Port ActiveX Control overview:

  • Flexible set of ActiveX methods and properties for advanced work with all serial ports
  • Wide selection of supported events
  • Full signal lines support (DTR/DSR/RTS/CTS/Ring)
  • Extensive serial port configuration management (Baudrate, Databits, Parity, Flow Control, StopBits)
  • Ability to set up control characters and timeouts for serial port
  • You can easily receive all the details about the port your application will work with: controller type, supported protocols, adjustable settings, etc.
  • Any number of ports can be controlled at the same time
  • Read/write to serial port various types of data: string, binary, byte array of VARIANTS (for ASP), etc
  • Ability to set up serial port settings within a single string (9600-N-8-1)
  • Easily get the list of all available ports in a system and open any
  • Virtual serial ports are also supported
  • Examples for Microsoft VC++ .NET, Microsoft VC++ 6, Microsoft VB .NET, Microsoft VB 6, ASP (VB Script and JavaScript), Borland Delphi, Borland C++ Builder 6 included

Serial Port ActiveX Control is aimed to assist:

  • Communication System Development
  • GPS Development
  • Radio-/Telecommunication Companies
  • Any business with a need to implement advanced data exchange between serial devices and applications
  • System programmers
  • System administrators
  • Hardware and software integrators

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I wanted to develop the software that communicates with serial port devices, but couldn't find a solution for some problems that kept appearing again and again. Luckily, I found this ActiveX component on the internet - it really helped me in finding the way to complete the job with my serial com port software. This Serial Port ActiveX Control is really a useful thing!

James D.

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  • Release date:
    17th July, 2007
  • Build compiled:
    29th July, 2008
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Demo limitations
  • Nag screen when Open() method is invoked
Compatible with
  • Microsoft Visual Basic 5, 6, .NET
  • Microsoft Visual C++ 5, 6, .NET
  • Borland Delphi (including Delphi 2007)
  • Borland C++ Builder 3-6
  • Other IDE that support ActiveX Controls
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December 22, 2008
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July 18, 2007
Yet again, Eltima Software presents a new release for all communication systems developers, GPS developers, system administrators and hardware and software integrators. Serial Port ActiveX Control 3.0 ...

March 21, 2007
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What's new:

RS232 Port Control and all its modules are digitally signed now