Commstatus Always Displays "Initializing" on ATV & Ranger Twins when Using the SmartLink Module
Version: 2.09 SP5
Operating System(s): All
Description: The Commstatus Window in the lower-left portion of the screen always displays "Initializing", even though the SmartLink Module is connected to the Diagnostic Connector and the PC Serial Port.
Cause: This problem can be caused on some PC's if the Serial Port the SmartLink is connected to is not configured for high-speed communications.
Solution: Read the SmartLink Communications Port Configuration Article and adjust the port configuration as described.
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