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C#2mo ago
Kakarott

✅ Need help in reading data from Serial Port

I want to read data from the serial port and display it on the console. I tried using System.IO.Ports; but I am getting this error which I have included as an image. What am I doing wrong? any help is appreciated
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Kakarott
Kakarott2mo ago
I have looked the docs and it uses same code
canton7
canton72mo ago
What .NET version are you targeting?
Kakarott
Kakarott2mo ago
nothing specific. it was 8 or whatever the default visual studio uses the error says of adding an assembly
canton7
canton72mo ago
IIRC it got moved out to a nuget package at some point
canton7
canton72mo ago
System.IO.Ports 8.0.0
Provides classes for controlling serial ports. Commonly Used Types: System.IO.Ports.SerialPort
Kakarott
Kakarott2mo ago
which option should I select?
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canton7
canton72mo ago
Manage NuGet Packages
Kakarott
Kakarott2mo ago
thanks !close
Accord
Accord2mo ago
Closed!
Kakarott
Kakarott2mo ago
Yes. It's working now