I soldered the ground to the USB socket ground as this was a shorter route. The FTDI chip has always been reliable and is well supported by Windows so this looked the way to go. If not, then the correct driver is not installed. In these cases I pressed the wire to the opening while heating the other side until the wire slipped in. And it addresses issue of: The pins that need to be connected are:

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Pl-203hx it addresses issue of: Note this needs a null-modem serial lead or a null-modem connector. If not, then the correct driver is not prolific pl-2303hx.

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The FTDI module would fit better without its pin connectors. If you only have a standard soldering iron the approach I would recommend is to prolific pl-2303hx the chip pins next to the chip body using a modelling knife.

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