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Reply To: Mayfly USB Connection Problems

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Shannon Hicks

    Thanks for the information JimMoore. I’ve personally used several dozen of the microUSB cables from that same shipment and haven’t had an issue with any of them, but we’ll make a note of it for future orders. I checked out the board that JohnSmutny had the issue with and it was indeed a bad mechanical contact inside the slide switch that caused the intermittent problem, but only on the pole that controls power to the FTDI circuitry.