Accessing the Computer's Ports (Visual Basic)
My.Computer.Ports object provides a property and a method for accessing the computer's serial ports.
In This Section
How to: Show Available Serial Ports
Demonstrates how to show available serial ports.
How to: Dial Modems Attached to Serial Ports
Demonstrates how to dial a modem attached to the serial port of a computer.
How to: Send Strings to Serial Ports
Demonstrates how to send a string to a computer's serial port.
How to: Receive Strings From Serial Ports
Demonstrates how to receive a string from a computer's serial port.
Port Operations in the .NET Framework
Describes how to use the .NET Framework when performing port operations.
My.Computer.Ports object and its members.
SerialPortNames property, which gets a collection of the names of the serial ports on the computer.