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XCTU not detecting Xbee 3 Module

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I am using XCTU to configure the Xbee3 module. Full part number:XB3-24Z8CM-J. what should be the serial port settings of a new module? I am trying with 9600, 8,N,1. Or else what should I try further?
asked Jun 8, 2018 in XCTU by Alpha_MrA New to the Community (4 points)
reshown Jun 26, 2018 by michaelt

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Your assumption is true: default is 9600 baud, 8 data bits, parity set to NONE, 1 stop bit (plus flow control set to NONE). In my experience, this works out of the box.

How are you connecting to your XBee3 module? Your part number corresponds to a new Micro form factor device, so I'd suppose you are not using a development board... right?

Digi's development boards use FTDI's chip FT232RL for USB to RS-232 communication (which requires drivers installation).
You might consider using the same chip in your setup.
answered Jun 26, 2018 by emilio Community Contributor (56 points)
selected Jun 26, 2018 by Alpha_MrA
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