. I think that the most difficult for most of the people is how to avoid windows 8. Thank you for the details as this is also part of the answer. Try the , or you can and we will find it for you. In case you suspect a counterfeit chip inside, you may also contact Prolific to provide the vendor information. Browse the list below to find the driver that meets your needs. I don't know what else to do.
The trouble is the web driver update from Microsoft's repository will update the driver by default unless you turn off the driver updating which of course then affects all other drivers that you do want to keep up-to-date. And search for 48 this is their product number. In my laptop it took 1 minute so just have patience. So, instead you can use group policy editor to lock down the prolific driver by itself and leave automatic driver update enabled. I think I just discovered the answer to my own problem based on your feedback.
Taiwan Contact: Gary Chang Tel: +886-2-8919-1200 ext. A little hassle but it's working so I'll stick to that method. So although group policy editor only exists in Pro editions of Windows, it is just a front-end to the registry. This is the link to where I purchased it. This is the current and new released and updated with is latest updates in 2016. We employ a team from around the world.
We issue this warning to all our customers and consumers to avoid confusion and false purchase. Use these steps with the post I marked as 'Proposed Answer' with the Sendspace link. The best answer so far. Then you are in the right place to get it and fix the problem on the go. Prolific advices end-users to only purchase vendor branded cable products with company name contact information for service and support. I was able to get the right 90K file mentioned above.
It is going to fully download with a safe one click link location. I think that the most difficult for most of the people is how to avoid windows 8. It should be working now. For this concern, you can find a simple setup which is placed right below the post. The driver is not for Windows 7.
If you want you can even from Device Manager. Once installed go to the C: Windows System32 Drivers folder and copy the file called ser2pl64. On the bottom, Select Browse and then select location where you saved the driver for 3. Hello, Thank you for posting the above solution. It's very difficult to get rid of it. Would it be possible to attach it here? The latest version from the Microsoft driver repository does not because Prolific has deprecated the older chips because the Chinese were creating fake copies. Hi, Here is driver taken from win 7.
It's the x64 Win7 driver Anybody have a workaround? I have located a lead that works with Windows 8. I tried pasting the full link in here and although it shows on the input screen it doesn't come out on the 'preview post' for some reason. Let me pick from a list of devices on my computer 5. So although group policy editor only exists in Pro editions of Windows, it is just a front-end to the registry. This is the correct driver for the serial adapter, and it includes drivers for Windows 7 x64. The latest version from the Microsoft driver repository does not because Prolific has deprecated the older chips because the Chinese were creating fake copies. Prolific recommends following vendor cable brands: Good Way Technology Co.
Prolific also recommends newer compatible products that will just plug and load. They add hundreds of new drivers to our site every day. I've tried this both in my Windows 7 and currently in my Windows 8. To see more matches, use our custom search engine to. I think this is the simplest way that should make it work. I used this exact driver package for Win 7 x64 Ent and it worked perfectly. Once installed go to the C: Windows System32 Drivers folder and copy the file called ser2pl64.