How to Free Up Com Ports on XP Application Server When Being Hosted Via Oracle Secure Global Desktop (SGD) 5.3

(Doc ID 2340734.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 19, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Secure Global Desktop - Version 5.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

I have a program that I wish to map COM1 and COM2 in a Windows XP application server that is a VM. The program shows that COM1 and COM2 are in use. Device Manager shows no COM 1 or COM 2. The Global Settings for mapping serial ports in the SGD Administration Console is deselected. It appears that SGD is trying to map COM1 and COM2 even though I have the options deselected.
 

Solution

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