We will be installing a USB to rs485 installation on our computer.
The USB-485M is a 2-wire to RS-485 serial communication adapter for RS485 use. It does not require an external power supply or complicated configuration. This is available from Automation Direct.
It has a Type A (plug) USB connector for the computer side and a universal female RJ45/RJ12 modular connector. This will accept RJ12 and RJ45 plugs. The USB-485M supports multiple baud rates and is USB V2.0 Compliant.
00:00 USB to RS485 Serial Communication Converter
00:35 Download Drivers
01:01 Install the USB to RS485 Serial Driver
01:29 Plug USB into Computer
01:50 Device Manager Com Port Settings
02:25 Connection to Solo Process Temperature Controller (RS485)
02:45 AdvancedHMI to Solo - Modbus RTU Protocol - RS485
03:00 Testing our Communication
More information can be obtained on our website. This includes step-by-step instructions on installation and communication to a Solo Process Temperature Controller.