GNS 5890

Are you having trouble getting Virtual Radar Server installed and running? If so then this is the place to ask about it.
Post Reply
benstocker07
Posts: 1
Joined: Sun Jul 01, 2018 4:05 pm

GNS 5890

Post by benstocker07 » Sun Jul 01, 2018 4:14 pm

Hi,

I am using a USB GNS 5890 with VR, but I am having some issues with installation.

Alongside VR, I use FR24 Feeder and ADSBScope, where both work fine with the GNS. However, I can't seem to connect to VR.

Everything is set up on the 'Receiver' tab, but when I press 'Test Connection', I have a message saying that 'a connection cannot be made with these settings. A device attached to the system is not functioning'. This is odd, as the GNS is working with everything else, and I can't put my finger on it!


Any help would be absolutely fab and gratefully received!

Thanks,
Ben

agw
Posts: 2146
Joined: Fri Feb 17, 2012 3:20 am

Re: GNS 5890

Post by agw » Sat Jul 07, 2018 11:32 pm

I'm not familiar with the GNS5890 but from what I can Google it looks like it's a USB microADSB stick. If that's the case then do the USB drivers present the stick to the operating system as a serial device? If so then I'm guessing that either:

(a) the COM settings are wrong or
(b) something else is already connected to the device.

Do the other programs show what settings they're using when they connect to it?

Post Reply