Comments: Reading and Writing Serial EEPROMs


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  • Member #1483352 / about 3 years ago / 1

    A SUPER tutorial! If I had the chance to buy you that beer, jus, coke, or whatever beverage you prefer, I would!

    • Thank you for the kind words! We'll take you up on it someday :)

      • Member #1483352 / about 3 years ago / 1

        A little disadvantage is that I do not get a reply on some related problems, of which I started a Forum post. :-(

  • Member #1615029 / about 4 years ago / 1

    Great write up! I am running into a problem however, when I try to read from the chip the log file is just "ÿ" repeated over and over again. Does this indicate any specific mistake on my part? I am going to try again with some different chips.

    • santaimpersonator / about 4 years ago / 1

      Hi there, it sounds like you are looking for technical assistance. Please use the link in the banner above, to get started with posting a topic in our forums. Maybe someone in the community can assist you with your specific use case.

      That being said, tools like a logic analyzer and/or oscilloscope would be useful for checking the signals to/from an EEPROM.

  • Member #1606049 / about 4 years ago / 1

    Hi there! Just wanted to say thank you so much for taking the time to explain this topic in such understandable and detailed way!!! I was studying on the 24lc256 eeprom and you clearify many questions I had.

    • What a nice comment! You made our day. Thank you! Glad you got some good info from it.

  • xsk8rat / about 5 years ago / 1

    Sadly, you can still "erase" most EEPROMs with radiation. But it takes higher energy radiation than the UV lamps for the EPROMS. MeV radiation will certainly destroy the storage mechanism. In EPROMs, the device can still be used, but requires reprogramming.

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