XRite 500 series serial communication settings

This manual is intended for users who need to connect their serial device (XRite 500 series) to MeasureColor.

On newer computers that do not have a serial port available by default, use a USB-Serial adapter like the Digitus or the Keyspan USA-19HS.

Below is a list of settings that should work out-of-the-box:

Microsoft Windows settings

(Control panel → Device Manager → COM ports):

USB-Serial adapterCOM4
Baud rate57600
Data bits8
ParityNone
Stop bits1
Flow controlXon/Xoff

On the 500 series:

LanguageEnglish
Baud rate9600 or higher
Hand shakeoff
Auto XMTOn-with Status
SeparatorComma
DelimeterCRLF
ProtocolRCI
EmulationNormal