Windows XP Hyperterm.exe Has a Slow Transfer Rate If Local Echo Is On

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Article ID: 330124 - View products that this article applies to.
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For a Microsoft Windows 2000 version of this article, see 321800.
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An ASCII file transfer in HyperTerminal (Hyperterm.exe) may be slow if you use the Echo typed local characters locally option.


This problem is related to a timing synchronization problem.


Some chipsets may provide better file-transfer performance by turning off the Echo typed local characters locally option before you perform an ASCII file transfer.


Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article.


Article ID: 330124 - Last Review: May 29, 2007 - Revision: 2.3
  • Microsoft Windows XP Professional
  • Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition
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