Using the toolbar
First of all, we need to specify the communication type by going to "Tools" → "Communications" and select "Serial".
After the type of communication is specified we can go to "Tools" → "Serial configuration" → "Refresh ports".
At this point, if everything goes as expected the drive should connect normally. Nevertheless, if there is any failure MotionLab will notify the user by showing a failure message in the bottom right part of the screen.
Using the Wizard
The same method can be applied to connect through serial with the Wizard in the Communications page as followed: