NOTE: This is incomplete and is nothing more than just notes for myself. It is not yet part of a complete solution and I don't fully understand all the consequences that may be involved. Follow at your own risk.
To get python to talk to FTDI FT232 chip for USB Serial Communication (Windows)
Replace the existing FTDI Driver with libusb-win32 using Zadig (Reference)
Now the device shows up when searched for using VID and PID:
It WILL NO LONGER list under:
but now pyftdi can now connect using VID and PID: