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PdMA PRODUCT SUPPORT MANUAL
TECHNOTE 1101
ISSUED
3.
The system will extract the files. The InstallShield
Wizard window appears. Click Next.
4.
When the installation is complete click Finish, then
Exit the Installation window.
USB connection configuration
5.
Go to Installing the Adapter section
DESCRIPTION
Windows 7 Users
1. Locate the Window7_32-Bit folder.
February, 2011
SUBJECT
The tester comes from PdMA with the software
installed and COM port (USB connection) configured,
however if the computer is reformatted or the MCE is
connected to a newly installed operating system, it may
be necessary to reinstall the COM Port (USB
connection) configuration.
2.
Double click PL2303_Prolific_Vista_3301.exe.
3.
The system will extract the files. The InstallShield
Wizard window appears. Click Next.
4.
When the installation is complete click Finish, then
Exit the Installation window.
From a CD
5.
Go to Installing the Adapter section
USB CD
1. Insert the USB CD in the CD-ROM drive.
From a Zip File (Windows XP Only)
Installing the Software
2.
Use Windows Explorer to navigate to:D:\CP-US-03
Driver\CP-US-03
ALL
VERSION
D R I V E R \ P L 2 3 0 3 D R I V E R 4 . 0 . 1 0 0 . 11 9 0
20050720\wd_pl2303h-hx-x_v20018v2020
1.
Extract the files from the CP-US-03.zip file and
navigate to CP-US-03\Windows.
2.
Double click PL-2303 Driver Installer.exe.
3.
The system will extract the files. The InstallShield
Wizard window appears. Click Next.
3.
Double click PL-2303 Driver Installer.exe.
4.
The system will extract the files. The InstallShield
Wizard window appears. Click Next.
4.
When the installation is complete click Finish, then
Exit the Installation window.
5.
When the installation is complete click Finish, then
Exit the Installation window.
5.
Go to Installing the Adapter section.
6.
Go to Installing the Adapter section
Installing the Adapter
MCEGold 2.4 CD
1. Insert the MCEGold 2.4 CD in the CD-ROM drive.
Note: These instructions are based on the Dell
computers supplied with the tester, longer cables may be
required for other models. Call tech support (813-6216463 ext. 2) for help if you have a different model.
2.
1.
Use Windows Explorer to navigate to the folder
labeled USB-to-Serial_Port_Adapter_Drivers.
Windows XP Users
1. Locate the Windows_XP folder.
2.
Connect the 8-inch USB cable to the MCE port on
the tester and to the bottom left USB port on the
laptop. (Figure 1)
Double click PL-2303 Driver Installer.exe.
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Note: If using a model computer different than a
Dell E64XX series then choose the most convenient
USB port on the laptop.
4.
Figure 4
Figure 1
2.
Wait for the computer to recognize and install the
adapter. The progress is displayed on the task bar
located in the lower right of the screen. Watch for
the USB icons to disappear, which indicates the
installation is complete. (Figure 2)
In the System Properties window, select the
Hardware tab, then click the Device Manager
button. (Figure 4)
5.
In the Device Manager window double click on
Ports (COM & LTP).
6.
Double click Prolific USB-to-Serial Comm Port.
(Figure 5)
Note: If there is a device on COM1 then follow the
procedure below to assign it to a different COM
port first.
Figure 2
3.
Click Start (lower left corner on task bar) and
select Control Panel. In the control panel window
double click the System icon. (Figure 3)
Figure 5
Figure 3
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7.
In the Properties window select the Port Settings
tab and then click the Advanced... button. (Figure
6)
Stow USB Cable
Always stow the USB cable as shown in Figure 8, to
prevent damage to the cable and the computer.
Figure 8
Figure 6
8.
In the Advanced Settings window, click the down
arrow on the COM Port Number box and select
COM1. (Figure 7)
Figure 7
9.
Click OK. Click OK on the next window, close the
Device Manager (click the red “X”), click OK on
the Device Manager window, and close the Control
Panel window.
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