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    Com Port Keeps Changing on Reboot

    I cant get my com port to stay static for my usb gps. each reboot it changes to another number. Any ideas?

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    each time you plug your GPS into a different plug, it changes to another port. so try to stick with same plug. i have 2 USB ports on my laptop; one on the side and back. i now only plug my GPS to the back(com 4) only.

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    yeah its plugged into a hub but im not unplugging it... it just jumps around. i'll try a more solid hub

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