Install CP210x USB to UART Bridge VCP Driver on Mac OSX

About the App

Install the App

  1. Press Command+Space and type Terminal and press enter/return key.
  2. Run in Terminal app:
    ruby -e "$(curl -fsSL https://raw.githubusercontent.com/Homebrew/install/master/install)" < /dev/null 2> /dev/null ; brew install caskroom/cask/brew-cask 2> /dev/null
    and press enter/return key. Wait for the command to finish.
  3. Run:
    brew cask install silicon-labs-vcp-driver

Done! You can now use CP210x USB to UART Bridge VCP Driver.

One thought on “Install CP210x USB to UART Bridge VCP Driver on Mac OSX

  • Hi,
    I tried to follow the guide but at the last step i get this error:
    gas:~ gas$ brew cask install silicon-labs-vcp-driver
    ==> Satisfying dependencies
    ==> Downloading https://www.silabs.com/documents/public/software/Mac_OSX_VCP_Driver.zip
    ######################################################################## 100,0%
    ==> Verifying checksum for Cask silicon-labs-vcp-driver
    ==> Note: running “brew update” may fix sha256 checksum errors
    Error: Checksum for Cask ‘silicon-labs-vcp-driver’ does not match.

    Expected: 714e8721db167741de966a6672746ed3858a1cbcdf89d4177ce1ebc86f7fa1af
    Actual: cbfbae94798e4b451aa527050308dc37035645be5e9be8cb4f07cc4ff7c936c9
    File: /Users/gas/Library/Caches/Homebrew/Cask/silicon-labs-vcp-driver–4.11.1.zip

    To retry an incomplete download, remove the file above.
    Error: Install incomplete.

    Do you have any suggestions on how to resolve this problem?

    Thank you

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