Checking COM port settings in SIGNAL.


Checking COM port settings in SIGNAL.

Product Line

TAC I/A Series


SIGNAL (all versions)


Troubleshooting communications


There are two locations to check COM port settings:  the main SIGNAL desktop and in Project Manager.
The setting must be an exact match in both locations.  The example below is for a Direct Connection to a GCM (Network 8000)

Main SIGNAL desktop
Click on the Utilities pull-down menu and select Configure Communications.
Highlight the computer COM port number to be used and then click the Configure button. 
The following screen shows the required settings:



Project Manager
From the main SIGNAL desktop, click on Project Manager.
Double-click the Gateway Record and then the Communication button.
Ensure the settings are as illustrated below: