You can’t post answers that contain an email address. I did find that switching between USB GPS devices sometimes caused the Com port to disappear from the selection, this can also happen when you switch applications. Have installed the Prolific drivers and all seems A-OK, but cannot get the Memory Map software to work with it – would you mid explaining what you did? Dimension W x D x H mm. My main concern is using it where there is reduced GPS signal as it does not appear to be as sensitive as some of it’s competition. This I wanted to use with some marine navigation software with my laptop down in the cabin. Want Answer 0 Clicking this will make more experts see the question and we will remind you when it gets answered.

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GPS receiver Windows driver needed. Please enter a valid email address. This unit seems to struggle to acquire signals and fixes when other units have no problems under recfiver conditions.

I suspect that the salt air would not be very healthy for the computer. The email address entered is already associated to an account. Some GPS applications will not work with comm ports higher than 6.

Driver gps fortuna u2 needed – Fixya

Fortuna is an established 30 years electronics company based in Taiwan specialising in computer and communications products. The receiver is also claimed to be waterproof. You can always get a USB extension cable if it is too short, but be careful not to extend too far.


The new lap top runs windows 7 and I cannot get a driver from Fortuna. TTFF figures when no multi path errors were received were rceiver follows: Having said that once a fix has been obtained it did seem to be held over a long period.

He knows who he is, so many thanks! There are no install instructions, or drivers for Windows XP. This was not too effective when placed on the marine ply of the boat’s deck.

In my case I had to juggle around a bit cortuna I had a bluetooth adapter installed which gave me lots of serial ports. Click “Add” to insert your video. I expect that for the USB version of the receiver there will be a lot of support calls to the retail outlets and suppliers for people trying to get this working initially. I have a manual for it scanned in pdfsend me your email and I’ll send it to you. Dimension W x D x H mm.

Driver gps fortuna u2 needed – Fortuna Electronic SiRF Star III GPS Receiver

In optimum conditions the receiver performed well, there are not too many obstructions in a boat on open water. Have you tried installing the driver while running in compatibility mode for XP right click on the install.


Rwceiver would download and intall the Windows 7 drivers from Prolific http: Your answer needs to include more details to help people. The sensitivity of the Fortuna U2 is disappointing it is generally lower than that of other GPS receiber I have tested.

There are a number of configurations available to connect the most popular PDAs: Need upgraded drivers check this link: Login to post Please use English characters only. Posted by Anonymous on Mar 09, I often have trouble getting a fix on my office windowsill whilst doing some random tests of the GPS devices I have. Hi I have a similar problem.

Just upgraded a slow vista laptop to a fast windows 7 one, and cannot get the GPS to work. Popular Questions 1 Answer Need a manual or instuctions for it In fact the closest to instructions are:.

My main concern is using it where there is reduced GPS signal as it does not appear to be as sensitive as some of it’s competition. You can’t post conmments that contain an email address.