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Accessing USB devices

Rajaram Mattada

Joined: Dec 05, 2004
Posts: 2

I am not able to access the USB devices attached to the computer through JAVA working on windows platform. Please let me know if there is any way i can access the USB devices.


Raj Chila
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Joined: Mar 18, 2004
Posts: 128


Yours was an interesting question, and I absolutely had no idea, but was interested to know about it myself. and I found some links that you might find useful.

Source Forge Link
IBM Link
[ December 05, 2004: Message edited by: RajaniKanth Bhargava ]
David O'Meara

Joined: Mar 06, 2001
Posts: 13459

There was also the thread here which also mentions JSR-80, which is in the IBM link. I just point the thread out since it contains a link to another Java library with limitted USB capabilities.
I agree. Here's the link:
subject: Accessing USB devices
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