Windows cannot find FT232R - FT232R USB UART issue - USB Serial Port issue

STEP 1

Connect your FT232R module to the computer using USB Cable . Just your FT232R module , do not connect to other circuitry or arduino yet .

STEP 2

After you connect it to your computer and you noticed above message , then its mean your windows version got some problem with FT232R chip .

STEP 3

Open " Device Manager " as shown by picture below . You will see ' ? ' on " Other Devices " section .




STEP 4

Download FT232R driver here or you can download it direct from their website as shown below . Download it and the unzip it .



STEP 5

Update the FT232R driver  as shown below . Point the driver to the one that you download earlier .





STEP 6

Nope , it still cannot be used . Inside " Device Manager " as shown by picture below . You will still see ' ? ' on " Other Devices " section . Update the FT232R driver one more time .






STEP 7

Now , it can be use . Inside " Device Manager " as shown by picture below . You will now see " Ports ( COM & LPT ) " section . FT232R is ready to be used .



Happy Hacking 😉

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