avrdude: ser_open(): setting dtravrdude: Send: 0  avrdude: Send: 0  
The use of the verbose preference sounds very good however my pc does not seem to write the upload status to the pc screen in real time
I followed your suggestion and managed to upload three times but have failed about 40 times.
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