[Tutor] Pyserial and invalid handle

Rance Hall ranceh at gmail.com
Tue Nov 30 04:41:17 CET 2010

On Mon, Nov 29, 2010 at 8:21 PM, John Smith <jocjo.s at verizon.net> wrote:
> On 11/29/2010 5:56 PM, Emile van Sebille wrote:
> (snip)
>> Hmmm... any chance you don't have administrative rights on the account
>> performing this? I never got to Win7 (having stopped at XP) but I know
>> it's got a reputation for excessive permission asking.
> You're right about that. It's like Win7 is paranoid. But, it tells me when I
> need to supply administrative permission. Some day I'll find the button that
> tells the system that nobody else uses this computer and to shut up and get
> on with it.

Just so you know, Its called User Account Control or UAC.  Google for
"disabling UAC on Windows 7" and you can find a tutorial or two on how
to make your computer "shut up and get on with it."

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