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Receiving weird serial Data from Xbee

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Hello,

So I have a project that has a remote Arduino with 3 sensors attached and an Xbee s2c connect to my computer with a usb. In XCTU the sensor data is all correctly received but when I open the Arduino serial monitor there are weird characters right before every line of data. I think it may be the start delimiter, length, frame type, 64-bit source address, and 16-bit source address. The weird characters are the exact same before every data point. Is there any way to fix this?
asked Jan 25 in RF Solutions and XBee by SJSU2021 New to the Community (0 points)

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Sounds like the XBee is in API mode. Try using the proper libraries on the Arduino.
answered Jan 27 by mvut Veteran of the Digi Community (14,807 points)
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