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Optically Isolated Single Port PCI Bus CE

RS-232/422/485Serial Card

with Send Data Control

MODELS: 3PCIOSD1A 3PCIOSD1B

Documentation Number 3PCIOSD1x3903m (pn4649-r003)

This manual applies to models 3PCIOSD1A and 3PCIOSD1B. The “1” suffix designates the number of ports on the card. The “A” models are equipped with 16550A UARTs with 16 byte transmit and receive buffers. The “B” models come with 16850 UARTs with 128 byte transmit and receive buffers. The model number of each card is printed on a sticker on the board.

This product designed and manufactured in Ottawa, Illinois USA of domestic and imported parts by

International Headquarters

B&B Electronics Mfg. Co. Inc.

707 Dayton Road --P.O. Box 1040--Ottawa, IL 61350 USA

Phone (815) 433-5100--General Fax (815)433-5105

Home Page: www.bb-elec.com

Orders e-mail:orders@bb-elec.com --Fax (815)433-5109Technical Supporte-mail:support@bb.elec.com --Fax (815)433-5104

European Headquarters

B&B Electronics Ltd.

Westlink Commercial Park, Oranmore, Co. Galway, Ireland

Phone +353 91 792444 --Fax +353 91 792445

Home Page: www.bb-europe.com

Orders e-mail: orders@bb-europe.com

Technical Support e-mail:support@bb-europe.com

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B&B Electronics shall not be liable for incidental or consequential damages resulting from the furnishing, performance, or use of this manual.

All brand names used in this manual are the registered trademarks of their respective owners. The use of trademarks or other designations in this publication is for reference purposes only and does not constitute an endorsement by the trademark holder.

TABLE OF CONTENTS

 

CHAPTER 1: GENERAL INFORMATION.......................................

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INTRODUCTION .......................................................................................

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DESCRIPTION ..........................................................................................

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FEATURES ...............................................................................................

1

SPECIFICATIONS ......................................................................................

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CHAPTER 2: SETUP ..........................................................................

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INSPECTION .............................................................................................

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RS-232MODE.........................................................................................

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RS-422MODE.........................................................................................

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RS-485MODE.........................................................................................

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INSTALLING THE CARD..........................................................................

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CHAPTER 3: WINDOWS INSTALLATION ...................................

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WINDOWS 95AND WINDOWS 98...........................................................

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WINDOWS 2000 PROFESSIONAL ............................................................

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WINDOWS NT 4.0 .................................................................................

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CHAPTER 4: TROUBLESHOOTING..............................................

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APPENDIX A: 3PCIOSDxx I/O SCHEMATIC ...........................

A-1

APPENDIX B: RS-232 & RS-422/485 PINOUTS ..........................

B-1

APPENDIX C: JUMPER MODE TABLE .....................................

C-1

APPENDIX D: TROUBLESHOOTING WITH COMTEST.........

D-1

APPENDIX E: ISOLATION AND GROUND ................................

E-1

APPENDIX F: RENAMING COM PORTS - WIN 95/98/ME.......

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APPENDIX G: DECLARATION OF CONFORMITY .................

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Chapter 1: GENERAL INFORMATION

Introduction

The B&B Electronics 3PCIOSD1x single port isolated serial interface card is designed for IBM compatibles with a PCI Bus. The PCI design is Plug and Play compatible which allows the driver and Operating System to select the IRQ and addresses used by the card.

The 3PCIOSD1x cards offer exceptional setup flexibility with a mix of selectable operating modes. If you are writing your own applications, be sure the communications routine used supports Windows communication drivers and a wide range of COM ports.

Description

The isolated single port can be configured for RS-232,RS-422,orRS-485data protocols. TheRS-485mode automatic Send Data Control feature transparently handles the enable and disable functions of theRS-485transceiver. Buffered, high speed UARTs (16550A or 16850) make it ideal for high speed (modem) and multitasking applications.

Features

IBM compatible, PCI Version 2.1 bus

Supports baud rates to 460.8K baud with 4X clock option enabled

Provides 2000 VDC minimum isolation on all lines from the DB25 male connector to the host computer

High speed 16 byte FIFO 16550A UARTs (Model 3PCIOSD1A), 128 byte FIFO 16850 UARTs (Model 3PCIOSD1B)

RS-485Automatic Send Data Control or RTS control

2-wireor4-wireRS-485operation (half or full duplex)

120Ω Termination Select Jumper for RS-422/RS-485Networks

RS-232Mode Signal lines: TD, RD, RTS, CTS, DTR, DSR, & DCD, and Signal Ground.

2 Channel RS-422Signal Lines: TD(A), TD(B), RD(A), RD(B) and Signal Ground.

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RS-485Signal Lines: TD(A), TD(B), RD(A), RD(B) and Signal Ground. (Data A & Data B lines when wired for2-wireoperation.)

Specifications

Bus:

 

PCI bus version 2.1

Slot:

 

Requires one PCI slot

Dimensions:

 

6.9 x 4.2 in (17.5 x 10.7 cm)

I/O Connections:

One 25-pinmaleD-sub(DB25M) connector

OS Supported:

Windows 95, 98, 2000 and NT 4.0

Baud rates: 460.8K baud maximum in RS-232/422/485modes

UARTs:

16550A 16 byte TX and RX buffers (3PCIOSD1A), or

 

16850 128 byte TX and RX buffers (3PCIOSD1B)

Character length:

5, 6, 7, or 8 bits

Parity:

 

Even, odd or none

Stop bits:

 

1, 1.5, or 2

RS-232Control/Data Lines Drivers/Receivers:

Device:

SP211H Transceiver

High level output voltage:

5.0 V minimum

Low level output voltage:

-5.0V minimum

Output current limited to:

±25 mA

Input high threshold voltage:

1.7 V maximum

Input low threshold voltage:

0.8 V minimum

Device will withstand:

±15V

RS-422/485Driver/Receiver:

 

Device:

75ALS180 or MAX491

Differential driver output voltage:

1.5 - 6 V

Differential input high-thresholdvoltage: 0.2 V maximum Differential inputlow-thresholdvoltage:-0.2V minimum

Automatic RS-485Driver Control Timing:

Driver is enabled when data is a logic “0” (start bit). Driver remains enabled for one character transmission time (10 bits

of data at current baud rate). Each additional logic “0” resets the timeout.

Termination: A 120Ω termination resistor is jumper selectable on the 422/485 receiver.

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Optical Isolation:

 

Data Line Device:

HCPL0600

Handshake Line Device:

IL207

Max. Power Consumption:

All ports loaded

 

+5 V @ 325.0 mA or 1.625 W

Accessories:

Software: Driver Disk (3.5) for Windows 95/98/2000/NT 4.0

PCI/USB COM Port Utility Disk (3.5)

Manual:

Instruction Manual (this booklet)

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Chapter 2: SETUP

Inspection

Your 3PCIOSD1x serial card was tested for proper operation before shipment. It should be in perfect mechanical and electrical condition upon receipt.

The card is normally pre-configuredforRS-232operation.

The data clock speed is set by one jumper to x1 (normal) operation or to x4 operation.

The operating mode of the card is set using 8 jumpers: 4 jumpers select RS-232operation orRS-422/485operation, one jumper sets RTS forRS-232&RS-485modes or Send Data forRS-485mode, 2 jumpers selectRS-422orRS-485operating modes for Receive and Transmit, and the last jumper selects 120 ohm termination for theRS-422orRS-485Receive.

Refer to Jumper Mode Tablein Appendix C.

CAUTION: ELECTROSTATIC SENSITIVE DEVICE

Use ESD precautions for safe handling.

Before removing the card from the anti-staticprotective packaging:

Discharge any static electricity buildup on your body by touching a large grounded metal surface or the metal chassis on equipment connected to earth ground by a 3-wirepower cord.

Avoid touching the gold connectors or other parts on the card except as necessary to set the configuration jumpers. After setting the jumpers, ground yourself to the computer chassis before and while inserting the card.

Remove AC power from the computer and unplug the power cord before inserting the card.

Retain the ESD bag for handling the card. Save the packaging for storage or shipping.

Figure 1. Silk Screen Plot of 3PCIOSD1x PCB

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RS-232Mode

To configure the port for RS-232mode, 5 jumpers must be set/checked. The following settings will configure the port as RS232:

1.Set four jumpers of JP2 (A-D)to the "232" (left) position.

2.Set JP1 to the "RTS(232)" (right) position.

The remaining jumpers, JP4, are unused in the RS-232mode and may be in either position. Figure 2 shows the jumper configuration to set the port forRS-232mode with *1 clock enabled.

 

JP2

422/ 485

 

JP1

A 232

 

 

CONTROL

B 232

 

 

422/ 485

SD

 

 

RTS(232)

C232

 

 

422/ 485

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

D232

 

 

422/ 485

 

 

 

 

 

MODES

 

 

TX 422

485

 

JP3

RX 422

485 JP4

 

I N

OUT

*4

*1

TERMI NATI ON

 

CLOCK

Figure 2. RS-232Mode Jumper Settings

RS-232Pinouts

The DB-25male connector on the 3PCIOSD1x cards is configured as standard DTERS-232serial port. Table 1 lists pin numbers and descriptors.

 

Name

Description

Direction

 

DB25M Pin

 

 

Shield

Shield

------

 

1

 

 

TD

Transmit Data

Output

 

2

 

 

RD

Receive Data

Input

 

3

 

 

RTS

Request to Send

Output

 

4

 

 

CTS

Clear to Send

Input

 

5

 

 

DSR

Data Set Ready

Input

 

6

 

 

GND

Signal Ground

------

 

7

 

 

DCD

Data Carrier Detect

Input

 

8

 

 

DTR

Data Terminal Ready

Output

 

20

 

 

 

Table 1: RS-232Pinouts

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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RS-422Mode

To configure the port for RS-422mode, 7 jumpers must be set/checked. The following settings configure the port asRS-422:

1.Set the four jumpers of JP2 (A-D)to the "422/485" (right) position.

2.Set the top jumper "TX" of JP4 to the “422” (left) position.

3.Set the second jumper "RX" of JP4 to the “422” (left) position.

4.The JP1 Control (SD/RTS) jumper is unused in the RS-422mode and may be in either position.

5.The bottom jumper "Termination" of JP4 switches the 120Ω receiver termination resistor IN or OUT. Typically this resistor is not used. In some cases using high baud rates and very long cables, termination is needed. See B&B’s free RS-422/485 Application Note, Termination section, page 16, for more information (available on our websites). Figure 3 shows the jumper configuration to set the port forRS-422mode with *1 clock enabled.

 

JP2

422/ 485

 

JP1

A 232

 

 

CONTROL

B 232

 

 

422/ 485

SD

 

RTS(232)

C232

 

 

422/ 485

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

D232

 

 

422/ 485

 

 

 

 

MODES

 

 

TX 422

485

 

JP3

RX 422

485 JP4

 

I N

OUT

*4

*1

TERMI NATI ON

 

CLOCK

Figure 3. RS-422Mode Jumper Settings

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RS-422Pinouts

The RS-422mode supports 2 channels (transmit and receive).

Name

Description

Direction

DB25M

 

 

 

Pin

 

 

 

 

Shield

Shield

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1

TD (A) −

Transmit Data A

Output

2

RD (A) −

Receive Data A

Input

3

GND

Signal Ground

------

7

TD (B) +

Transmit Data B

Output

14

RD (B) +

Receive Data B

Input

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Table 2: RS-422/485Pinouts

With 2-wireRS-485mode operation, your connection cable must jumper TD(A) to RD(A) and TD(B) to RD(B). Connect from TD(A) and TD(B) to the Data A(−) and Data B(+) wires of yourRS-485network.

Note that the EIA RS-422Specification labels data lines with an "A" and "B" designator. SomeRS-422equipment uses a "−" and "+" designator. In almost all cases, the "A" line is the equivalent of the "−" line and the "B" line is the equivalent of the "+" line.More information on RS-422 communications can be found in B&B’s free RS-422/485 Application Note (available on our websites).

RS-485Mode

To configure the port for RS-485mode, 8 jumpers must be set/checked. The following settings configure the port asRS-485:

1.Set four jumpers of JP2 (A-D)to the "422/485" (right) position.

2.Set the top jumper "TX" of JP4 to the “485” (right) position.

3.For 2-wireoperation, set the second jumper "RX" of JP4 to the "485" (right) position (half duplex). For4-wireoperation, set it to the "422" position (full duplex, Receive enabled)

4.Set the JP1 Control jumper to select the type of RS-485transmit driver control, automatic Send Data (SD) or RTS . Select SD control unless you are sure that your software requires RTS control.

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5.The bottom jumper "Termination" of JP4 switches the 120 Ω Termination resistor IN or OUT. Typically this resistor is not used. In some cases, using high baud rates and very long cables, termination is needed. See B&B’s free RS-422/485 Application Note, Termination section, page 16, for more information (available on our websites).

Figure 4 shows the jumper configuration to set the port for 2-wireRS-485mode with *1 clock enabled.

 

JP2

422/ 485

 

JP1

A 232

 

 

CONTROL

B 232

 

 

422/ 485

SD

 

RTS(232)

C232

 

 

422/ 485

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

D232

 

 

422/ 485

 

 

 

 

MODES

 

 

TX 422

485

 

JP3

RX 422

485 JP4

 

I N

OUT

*4

*1

TERMI NATI ON

 

CLOCK

Figure 4. RS-485Mode Jumper Settings

RS-485Pinouts

The pinouts in RS-485mode are the same as those listed inTable 2: RS-422/485 Pinouts on the previous page.

Explanation of RS-485Operation

In RS-485mode, the transmit driver must be enabled to transmit, and set to a high impedance(tri-state)mode at the end of transmission. In two wire (half duplex) mode, the receiver is disabled during transmit, and enabled when not transmitting.

The 3PCIOSD1x card provides two methods of enabling/disabling the transmit driver, automatic Send Data (SD) control and Request To Send (RTS) control. With automatic SD control, the driver is enabled when data is sent. The driver remains enabled for the transmission time and ten data bits after data transfer is complete. The SD circuit automatically adjusts its timing to the baud rate of the data. With RTS control, software must assert the RTS line to enable the driver and de-assertto disable the driver. To select SD control for the port, place JP1 jumper in the “Send Data” (left) position. Place this jumper in the “RTS(232)” (right) position for RTS control.

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The receiver can also be enabled and disabled, a useful feature in two-wirecommunications to prevent the transmitted data from "echoing back" on its own receiver. The second jumper "RX" of JP4 determines the receiver mode. When the jumpers are placed in the “485” position, the "echo" is turned off. This is achieved by disabling the receiver when the transmit driver is enabled. Placing this jumper in the “422” position will hold thereceiver enabled at all times.More information on RS-422 communications can be found in B&B’s free RS-422/485 Application Note (available on our websites).

RS-422andRS-485Termination

A 120Ω termination resistor has been provided for the RS-422/485receiver. Note that termination should only be used in systems with both high baud rates (>19200) and over several thousand feet of cable. If a value other than 120 Ω is desired, space for a throughhole resistor has been provided on the board adjacent to the surface mount termination resistor. Thisthrough-holetermination resistor is labeled as RTAB while the surface mount termination resistor is labeled as RTAA.See B&B’s free RS-422/485 Application Note, Termination section, page 16, for more information (available on our websites).

RS-485Network Biasing

Biasing is required on an RS-485network to hold the network in the marking state between transmissions. The 3PCIOSD1xRS-485receiver is biased with a 4.7 KΩpull-upresistor (R28A) on the Receive Data B line and a 4.7 KΩpull-downresistor (R29A) on the Receive Data A line. These values are usually adequate for networks without termination and small numbers of nodes. For more complex networks, the user must calculate the required value and replace these resistors. Space forthrough-holeresistors has been provided over the top of the surface mount components placed at the factory. Thethrough-holeresistor for thepull-upis marked as R28B and thepull-downis marked as R29B.

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4 X Baud Rate Option

Baud rates higher than 115,200 are possible with the 3PCIOSD1x card in RS-232,422, or 485 mode. Jumper JP3 controls the clock frequency supplied to the UART. By moving this jumper to the “*4” (left) position, the clock frequency is increased from 1.8432 to 7.3728 MHz. This multiplies all UART baud rates by 4 times. For example, if the software is set for 57.6K baud, the actual baud rate will be increased by a factor of four to 230.4K baud. In many systems, these higher baud rates can improve throughput significantly. However, remember that baud rates and actual throughput are only proportional if the system can keep up with the communications, otherwise increasing the baud rate effectively only increases the idle time between characters.

Installing the Card

1.Ground yourself by touching the metal chassis of the computer to discharge any static electricity.

2.Turn the power to your computer off and unplug the power cord.

3.Remove the cover of the computer.

4.Locate a free PCI expansion slot.

5.Remove the expansion slot cover. Save the screw for installation of the 3PCIOSD1x card.

6.Install the card into the unused slot. Be certain that the card is inserted completely (fully seated) in the slot.

7.Secure the card with the mounting screw from step 5.

8.Replace the cover, plug in the power cord, and power up the system.

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Chapter 3: WINDOWS INSTALLATION

Windows 95 and Windows 98

Any prior installation using previous B&B serial drivers must be removed before installing the new drivers. (Refer to page 20.)

Windows 98 screens are shown for this section. Windows 95 is a bit different with fewer steps and the screen names and text shown differs. Windows 95 differences are noted (W95:…)

1.Configure the port on the PCI card to the desired RS232/422/485 mode using the jumpers.

2.Install the card in the slot. Start the computer.

3.Windows will detect the PCI card, start the Add New Hardware Wizard, and begin driver installation. When installation is complete, Windows will set the hardware addressing & interrupt using the drivers and the Plug and Play function of the Operating System.

4.The driver installation proceeds in two parts. The first part installs the driver for the PCI Serial card. The second part installs the serial driver for the Com Port A (Port A=Port 1).

NOTE: The Optically Isolated 3PCIOSD1 PCI Serial Adapter card will be identified as the 3PCISD1 PCI Serial Adapter, both cards use the same drivers and are functionally the same to the Operating System.

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5.After new hardware is detected, this screen will appear. (W95: This screen is named Update Device Driver Wizard).

6.Click Next to continue. (W95: Insert the Driver Disk in Drive, then click Next - skip to step 9)

7. Click Next.

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8.Select Floppy disk drives, Specify A:\

9.Insert the driver disk, then Click Next.

Windows will find “PCI Serial Adapter (3PCISD1)” and the driver inf file. (W95: Driver name not shown - skip to step 11)

10. Click Next.

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11.Click Finish to begin the second part of the driver installation which installs the Com port driver for Port A.

12. Click Next. (W95: Skip to step 15)

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13. Click Next to continue.Re-insertthe driver disk if needed.

Windows will find the Communications Port and inf file.

14. Click Next. (W95: Driver name not shown)

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15. Click Finish to complete Com driver installation.

The computer will finish Com driver installation for Port A.

16. Wait for the process to complete.

To verify the installation, open My Computer,Control Panel,System (or Start, Setting, Control Panel, System).

Then select the Device Manager Tab.

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Click the B&B Electronics Serial Adaptersdevice to view the adapter. If you want other details, Select Properties.

Click Ports (COM & LPT) to view the COM numbers assigned by Windows to the card.

The 3PCIOSD1x card will have 3PCISD1 Port A (COMx). The COM port number will normally be COM5, if available.

17.You can now remove the driver disk, close the Windows, and check the new ports with your software.

If your software requires accessing a COM port below COM5, and you have unused COM numbers not occupied by a FAX/Modem or other device, you can re-assignthe PCI card COM numbers using our B&B PnP COM Rename utility. Refer to Appendix F.

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Removal of Card And Drivers

If you need to remove the card from your system or remove the current driver before installing a possible future driver upgrade:

1.Open My Computer, Control Panel, System(or Start, Setting, Control Panel, System).

2.Select the Device Manager Tab (see figure on prior page).

3.Click B&B Electronics Serial Adapters,then Select the PCI Serial Adapter (3PCISD1)for the 3PCIOSD1x.

4.Click the Remove button.

5.Close the Windows, and Open My Computer, DriveC:

Open the Windows directory on your Hard Drive, then Open the Inf folder, then Other. (If the Inf folder is not shown, it is hidden. Select

View, Folder Options, Files and Folders, Showall files. For

Win95: Select View,Options,View,Show all files)

6.Remove the B&B INF files. (*BBMSER.INF & *BBMSER95.INF) Close the Window.

7.Shut down the computer, then remove the card.

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Windows 2000 Professional

This section covers device driver installation for

Windows 2000 Professional.

1.Configure the port on the PCI card to the desired RS232/422/485 mode using the jumpers.

2.Install the card in the slot, start the computer as an Administrator or ask your system administrator to install the software.

3.Windows will detect the PCI card and start Found New Hardware Wizard to begin driver installation. When installation is complete, Windows will set the hardware addressing & interrupt using the drivers and the Plug and Play function of the Operating System.

4.Installation will install one driver for the PCI Serial card, and a second driver which is used to assign a Com port to the card.

5. Click Next to continue.

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6. Select Search, Click Next.

7. Insert the driver disk in the Floppy disk drive A: ClickNext.

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8. Click Next.

9.Click Finish to complete the Install.

10.Wait for the process to complete.

Check to verify that a new com port was assigned to the card.

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NOTE: The 3PCIOSD1 Optically Isolated PCI Serial Adapter card will be identified as the hardware compatible 3PCISD1 PCI Serial Adapter. Both cards use the same drivers and are functionally the same to the Operating System.

9.Open My Computer, Control Panel, System, then select the Hardwaretab on System Properties.

10.Select Device Manager, then view the device list.

Under B&B Electronics Serial Adapters, the PCI card is installed.

Under Ports, COM3 was assigned to port A in the card.

11.You can now remove the driver disk, close the Windows and check the new Com port with your software.

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Removal of Card & Drivers

If you need to remove the card from your system or remove the current driver before installing a possible future driver upgrade:

1.Click on 3PCISD1 Port A underPorts (COM & LPT) and select Uninstall (right click). (The 3PCIOSD1x identifies as 3PCISD1.)

2.Next Click on PCI Serial Adapter (3PCISD1)under B&B Electronics. Select Uninstall.

3.Remove the two sets of driver files from the Windows INF directory. (These are named by the OS in the sequence of installation. On a clean system they are: Oem0.inf & Oem0.PNF and Oem1.inf & Oem1.PNF. The .inf versions should be verified by opening it with Notepad, then checking that it is a B&B Electronics file. The PNF version is a compiled copy of the same information.)

You can use the Find,File or Folder function to search for the textB&B within the files.

You may need to set your Views (under My Computer) to show all files and folders if the INF directory and .inf files are not visible.

4.Shut down the system and remove the card.

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Windows NT 4.0

1.Configure the port on the PCI card to the desired RS232/422/485 mode using the jumpers.

2.Install the card in the slot, start the computer, and log on to Windows NT 4.0 as an Administrator or ask your system administrator to install the software.

3.Open the Control Panel. (Select Start, Settings)

4. Select Add/Remove Programs.

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6.Insert the driver disk into drive A:

7.Enter A:\WinNT40\Setup.exein the Command line for installation programwindow. (as above).

8.Click Finish to start the Setup program.

9.Click Next. Follow the instructions until completed.

10.This driver does not require re-bootingto complete installation.

11.Open the Control Panel, select Ports.

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12. Verify 1 new COM Port. (shown here as COM5)

If you have 1 new COM port, the installation is complete. Select the port, select Settings, Advanced. You should obtain the message, "There are no user configurable Advanced I/O parameters for this COM port."

Check the port with your software or with a Loopback test.

NOTE: In the above example, a serial mouse is connected to the port which would usually be COM1. NT does not show it. COM2 is the second built-inserial port.

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You can check details of the serial card setup using Windows NT Diagnostics, found underAdministrative Tools. This can show the

Resources used such as addresses and IRQ.

Windows Diagnostics will not allow changing anything.

The above shows one port using PCI card interrupt.

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The screen below shows the address range for the serial port on the B&B Electronics 1-portSerial Card.

Removal of Card and Driver

If you need to remove the card from your system or remove the current driver before installing a possible future driver upgrade:

1. Open the Windows NT subdirectory.

2. Open System32.

3. Open Drivers.

4. Find the "Bbserial.Sys" file and delete it.

5. Shut down the system.

6. Remove the Optically Isolated PCI Serial Adapter card.

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Chapter 4: TROUBLESHOOTING

If you have any trouble starting your system after installing the card, the card may not be properly seated in the slot. Remove and re-insertit or try a different slot.

If you are unable to communicate with the card using your software and hardware devices:

1.Check your pinouts. In RS-422orRS-485mode the "A" lines should match your "A" or"-"lines. "B" lines should match your "B" or "+" lines.Note: RS-422/485 pinouts are non-standard.

2.Use the COMTest program provided on the PCI/USB COM Port Utility Disk with a loop back to check the card. Run setup.exe to install COMTest on your program menu under B&B Electronics. A Loopback connection for RS-232connects the Transmit output to the Receive input. (pins #2 & #3 on the DB25 connector) ForRS-422or4-wireRS-485,connect the TD(A) to RD(A) and the TD(B) to RD(B). Then use the COMTest program to send characters, and observe the characters being received. To check2-wireRS-485,you will need to enable the receiver by moving the receive jumper to 422 mode, or use one Port to transmit to another by cross connecting and loading COMTest twice, one copy for each port. Characters typed in one copy of COMTest will appear in the receive window of the other. Note that software must ignore theRS-232handshaking lines inRS-422/RS485mode, the input lines (CTS, DSR, DCD, RI) are not pulled high.

3.Try another software package for troubleshooting.

4.Check our website for available FAQ's or troubleshooting hints.

5.Call B&B Electronics Technical Support for troubleshooting assistance.

USA Office

Technicians are available at (815) 433-5100to answer your questions from 8 AM - 5 PM weekdays (Central Time).

European Office

Technicians are available at + 353 91-792444to answer your questions from 8:30 AM – 5 PM weekdays (GMT Time).

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Appendix A: 3PCIOSD1x I/O SCHEMATIC

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Appendix B: RS-232&RS-422/485Pinouts

Table 1: RS-232Pinouts

Name

Description

Direction

DB25M

 

 

 

Pin

 

 

 

 

Shield

Shield

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TD

Transmit Data

Output

2

RD

Receive Data

Input

3

RTS

Request to Send

Output

4

CTS

Clear to Send

Input

5

DSR

Data Set Ready

Input

6

GND

Signal Ground

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7

DCD

Data Carrier Detect

Input

8

DTR

Data Terminal Ready

Output

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Name

Description

Direction

DB25M

 

 

 

Pin

 

 

 

 

Shield

Shield

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1

TD (A) −

Transmit Data A

Output

2

RD (A) −

Receive Data A

Input

3

GND

Signal Ground

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7

TD (B) +

Transmit Data B

Output

14

RD (B) +

Receive Data B

Input

16

With 2-wireRS-485mode operation, your connection cable must jumper TD(A) to RD(A) and TD(B) to RD(B). Connect from TD(A) and TD(B) to the Data A(−) and Data B(+) wires of yourRS-485network.

Note that the EIA RS-422Specification labels data lines with an "A" and "B" designator. SomeRS-422equipment uses a "−" and "+" designator. In almost all cases, the "A" line is the equivalent of the "−" line and the "B" line is the equivalent of the "+" line.More information on RS-422 communications can be found in our free RS422/485 Application Note (available on our websites).

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Appendix C: Jumper Mode Table

Jumpers

RS-232

RS-422

RS-485

RS-485

Port 1 (A)

 

4-Wire

4-Wire

2-Wire

 

 

 

 

 

JP1

RTS(232)

not used

SD/RTS *

SD/RTS *

Control

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

JP2 A

232

422/485

422/485

422/485

 

 

 

 

 

JP2 B

232

422/485

422/485

422/485

 

 

 

 

 

JP2 C

232

422/485

422/485

422/485

 

 

 

 

 

JP3 D

232

422/485

422/485

422/485

 

 

 

 

 

JP4 TX

not used

422

485

485

 

 

 

 

 

JP4 RX

not used

422

422

485

 

 

 

 

 

JP4

not used

IN/OUT

IN/OUT

IN/OUT

Termination

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

JP3

*4/*1

*4/*1

*4/*1

*4/*1

Clock

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

How to Use the Table: The left vertical column shows the jumpers for the port. The four right vertical columns show the position setting of the jumper at the left forRS-232,RS-422or4-wireRS-485or 2- wireRS-485modes.

NOTES:

RS-485Mode: The JP1 Control jumper should be set to Send Data mode unless your software requires RTS control.

Refer to the Setup section for explanations of the SD/RTS,

Termination and Clock settings.

Note that termination should only be used in systems with both high baud rates (>19200) and over several thousand feet of cable.

Information on RS-422andRS-485communications can be found in the B&B ElectronicsRS-422/485 Application Note (available free on our websites).

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Appendix D: TROUBLESHOOTING WITH COMTest

Included on the PCI/USB COM Port Utility Disk is a test program called COMTest. It can be installed on your “Programs” menu for use by inserting the disk and running Setup.

COMTest is a simple 32-bitWindows (Windows 95, 98, 2000 or NT) COM port Test program. It is a simple tool that can be used to troubleshootRS-232,RS-422,orRS-485serial communications. It allows multiple ports, at any address and IRQ, to be opened at any given time. COMTest can also be found on the Internet at the B&B Electronics Mfg. Co. Websites:www.bb-elec.com orwww.bbeurope.com.

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Appendix E: ISOLATION AND GROUND

The 3PCIOSD1x provides 2000 VDC minimum isolation on all lines from the DB25 connector to the host computer. The 3PCIOSD1x cards have no connection from pin 1 (chassis ground) to ground of the host computer. This was done to completely isolate the computer end of the communications. In most applications, the shield wire should be connected to ground on only one end of the network. Board space is provided to connect pin 1 to the isolated port ground (pin 7). If you wish to make this connection, it is recommended that a 100Ω ½ watt resistor be installed in R5 of the 3PCIOSD1x. The purpose of the resistor is to limit large currents flowing through the ground connection.

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Appendix F: Renaming COM Ports - Win 95/98/ME

Renaming PCI COM Ports Using the PnP COM Rename Utility

CAUTION: You must be using Windows 95/98 or ME. This utility is not designed for NT or other Windows versions.

This program edits the registry directly, it will only change entries related to B&B PCI or USB Serial Ports. Improper use of this program can cause conflicts with other COM Ports installed on your computer.

Renaming COM ports will only affect software that accesses COM ports through Windows, not software that accesses ports from DOS or at the hardware level.

This program should only be used after all serial ports have been installed.

Windows 95/98 and ME automatically assigns COM port numbers starting at COM5 when the port is not at the standard base addresses for COM1 to COM4.

If your software refuses to access COM ports above COM4, and you have unused COM numbers that you want to be able use with your B&B PCI Serial Card, this utility can be used to rename some or all of the ports to the unused COM numbers.

First, check the ports list shown in the Device Manager, then check any Modem or FAX device to make sure that the port number isn't being used for a FAX/Modem or Network Redirector.

If you have built-inports you want to disable from the BIOS in order to use your PCI card at that COM number, first remove the port with the Device Manager. Thenre-bootto the BIOS, disable the port with hardware settings, Exit with a "Save Settings", thenre-startWindows Next, verify the port number is not present. Then use the Rename utility to rename the PCI card ports as needed.

To Remove a Port: Choose Settings, Control Panel, System, Device Manager, then select the port to highlight it. Click Remove below the window. To remove all B&B PCI ports, select the B&B Serial Adapter. This clears registry entries for the card and ports.

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Install the PCI/USB COM Port Utilities

(1)To use the PnP COM Rename utility, insert the PCI/USB COM Port Utility Disk and run Setup.exe. This will install COMTest and PnP COM Rename under Programs, B&B Electronics.

(2)The Rename utility will not be installed if you are running Windows 2000 or NT.

Using PnP COM Rename

(1)Shut down all programs that are accessing any Com ports.

(2)Start the PnP COM Rename Utility from the Programs menu under B&B Electronics.

(3)Read the Cautionary Warnings. It is possible to rename a PCI or USB serial port to a number already in use which will cause problems. If any problems occur after renaming, you may need to re-startthe system and rerun the Rename utility to correct the situation or remove the serial card in the Device Manager. Then Refresh the Device Manager to detect the card andre-installthe drivers. Determine which renamed COM port caused the problem, and do not use that name for a renamed port.

(4)Accept the conditions of use by clicking Yes or click No to exit.

(5)Select the currently named COM port number you want to change in the left window, then the new number in the right window. Then click Finish. Repeat for other ports as needed.

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(6)If the PCI card was previously installed and not removed in the Device Manager, you may find several B&B COM ports with the same number. The last instance of the same number is usually the most recent installation. Only the active ports can be renamed with the program to show the new name under the Device Manager. Inactive port numbers will not show any change after renaming. Ideally, unused entries should be removed by using RegEdit, then having the system re-installthe drivers to make the entries. This will result in a single entry for each port on the card, and only that entry will need to be changed.

(7)After all B&B PCI or USB COM ports have been renumbered as needed, click Close to exit.

If you need to install another serial device after using renaming with this utility, you must:

(1)Name all COM Ports back to original settings using this program.

(2)Install the new device according to manufacturer directions.

(3)Use this utility to rename the B&B COM Ports again as needed.

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Appendix G: DECLARATION OF CONFORMITY

DECLARATION OF CONFORMITY

Manufacturer’s Name:

B&B Electronics Manufacturing Company

Manufacturer’s Address:

P.O. Box 1040

 

707 Dayton Road

 

Ottawa, IL 61350 USA

Model Numbers:

3PCIOSD1a/b

Description:

Optically Isolated Serial PCI Card

Type:

Light industrial equipment

Application of Council Directive:

89/336/EEC

Standards:

EN 55022

 

EN 61000-6-1

 

EN 61000 (-4-2,-4-3,-4-4,-4-5,-4-6,-4-8,-4-11)

 

 

 

 

William H. Franklin III, Director of Engineering

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B&B Electronics Mfg Co – 707 Dayton Rd - PO Box 1040 - Ottawa IL 61350 - Ph 815-433-5100- Fax815-433-5104

B&B Electronics Mfg Co – 707 Dayton Rd - PO Box 1040 - Ottawa IL 61350 - Ph 815-433-5100- Fax815-433-5104

B&B Electronics Ltd – Westlink Comm. Pk. – Oranmore, Galway, Ireland – Ph +353 91-792444– Fax +35391-792445

B&B Electronics Ltd – Westlink Comm. Pk. – Oranmore, Galway, Ireland – Ph +353 91-792444– Fax +35391-792445