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ACT-IR220L+/220L/200L
IrDA PC Adapter
User’s Manual
July 8, 2008
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FCC Compliance Statement
This device complies with part 15 of the FCC Rules. Operation is
subject to the following two conditions:
(1)This device may not cause harmful interference and (2) this device must
accept any interference received, including interference that may cause
undesired operation.
WARNING-FCC Regulations state that any unauthorized changes or
modifications to this equipment not expressly approved by the manufacturer
could void the user authority to operate this equipment
NOTE: This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits
for Class B digital device, pursuant to Part 15 of the FCC Rules. This
equipment generates, uses, and can radiate radio frequency energy and, if
not installed and used in accordance with the instructions, may cause harmful
interference to radio communications. However, there is no guarantee that
interference will not occur in a particular installation. If this equipment does
cause harmful interference to radio or television reception, which can be
determined by turning the equipment off and on, the user is encouraged to try
to correct the interference by one or more of the following measures:
-Increase the separation between the equipment and receiver.
-Reorient or relocate the receiving antenna.
-Connect the equipment into an outlet on a circuit different from that to which
the receiver is connected.
-Consult the dealer or an experienced radio/TV technician for helps.
NOTE: Must be used with shielded cable only.
FOR YOU RECORDS
For your assistance in reporting this product in case of loss or theft, please
record the model and serial number that is located on the bottom of the case.
Please retain this information.
Model Number
.
Serial Number
.
Date of Purchase
.
Place of Purchase
.
All indicated copyrights and trademarks in the following pages are copyrights
and trademarks of their Respective corporations.
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TABLE OF CONTENTS
REVISION HISTORY ........................................................................................... 4
1.
OVERVIEW ........................................................................................................... 5
2.
PACKING LIST ..................................................................................................... 5
3.
SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS................................................................................. 5
4.
BIOS SETUP VERIFICATION............................................................................. 5
5.
WINDOWS 98 INSTALLATION GUIDE............................................................ 6
6.
WINDOWS 98 UNINSTALLATION GUIDE .................................................... 10
7.
WINDOWS 2000 INSTALLATION GUIDE...................................................... 13
8.
WINDOWS 2000 UNISTALLATION GUIDE................................................... 17
9.
WINDOWS ME INSTALLATION GUIDE........................................................ 19
10. WINDOWS ME UNINSTALLATION GUIDE .................................................. 26
11. WINDOWS XP INSTALLATION GUIDE......................................................... 27
12. WINDOWS XP UN-INSTALLATION GUIDE.................................................. 31
13. TROUBLE SHOOTING ...................................................................................... 34
14. SPECIFICATIONS............................................................................................... 35
15. WARRANTY INFOMATION............................................................................. 36
16. CONTACT INFORMATION .............................................................................. 37
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REVISION HISTORY
Revision History
Revision
Date
Comment
1.5.1
1/6/2006
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•
1.5.1.1
7/08/2008
•
Overall Reformat. Rewrite some Chapters.
Add cross-out wheeled bin logo at the warranty chapter, per
WEEE directive, EN-50419.
Updated company address
ACTiSYS reserves the right to make changes without further notice to any products herein to improve
reliability, function or design. ACTiSYS does not assume any liability arising out of the application or
use of any product or circuit described herein.
All trademarks, logos, organization & company names, and product model names are the properties of
the respective organizations or companies
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1. OVERVIEW
This document provides instructions to install the ACT IR220L+/220L/200L Serial-IR dongle along with
Windows 98/ME/2000/XP device driver. It is assumed that the user is familiar with basic operation of
Windows.
2. PACKING LIST
When you unpack the package, the following items should be found:
A. ACT-IR220Lplus or ACT-IR220L or ACT-IR200L.
B. User’s Guide CD
3. SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS
To use ACT-IR220L+/220L/220L, your computer MUST meet the following requirements:
A. Windows 98/ME/2000/XP.
B. One unoccupied Serial (RS232) COM port.
C. One unoccupied virtual COM port (Com 4)
4. BIOS SETUP VERIFICATION
Before installing the device driver, you MUST setup or verify your BIOS FIRST.
Below demonstrates an example of ACT-IR220L+ being installed on Com2:
A. Choose PNP & PCI from BIOS SETUP:
PNP OS Installed:
Resource Controlled by:
NO
Manual
B. Choose Integrated Peripherals from BIOS SETUP:
Onboard UART2 Serial Port 2F8H/IRQ3
2:
Onboard IR function:
Disable or
UART2:
Normal
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5. WINDOWS 98 INSTALLATION GUIDE
Note 1: If you have not verified your BIOS setup at this point, we strongly recommend you to refer
back to the Chapter 4 BIOS SETUP VERIFICATION and verify your BIOS setup again.
Note 2: Verify that the COM port you will use to install ACT-IR220L/220L+/200L has not been already
used or occupied by any hardware or software. We recommend users to completely delete
any files or drivers that can interrupt clean fresh installation of our product.
Note 3: You are trying to install an SIR product. Your operating system can always be upgraded to
use FIR products. However you can never downgrade from an FIR product to an SIR product.
Therefore make sure that you have not previously installed any other FIR products on your
system.
Followings are the instructions to properly install the ACT-IR220L+/220L/200L Dongle. You need a
computer system with Windows 98 already installed and at least one serial port available. The best
choice for the system is a desktop PC.
A. Connect ACT-IR220L+/200L serial adapter to the COM Port of Desktop PC.
B. Boot up your computer system.
C. Double Click My Computer on DeskTop.
D. Double Click Control Panel.
E. Double Click Add New Hardware on Control Panel Window.
F. Click Next>.
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G. Click Next>.
H. Select No, I want to select the hardware
from a list. Then click Next>.
I.
Highlight Infrared Devices from the
Hardware types list, then click Next>.
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J. Click Next>.
K. From Manufacturers list, choose
[Infrared COM port or dongle]. From
Infrared Devices list, choose (Generic
Infrared Serial Port or dongle). Then
click OK>.
L. Choose ACTiSYS IR-200L if you are an
ACT-IR 200L user. Then click Next.
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M. Choose ACTiSYS IR-220L/ 220L+ if you
are an ACT-IR-220L/ ACT-IR220L+ User.
Then click Next>.
N. Select COM port which is physically
connected to the Dongle. In most cases,
the Dongle is connected to COM2.
Choose Communication Port (COM2)
from the Port list, click Next>.
O. Reboot your computer.
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6. WINDOWS 98 UNINSTALLATION GUIDE
A. Boot up your computer system.
B. Click Control Panel.
C. Double click System Icon.
D. Click Device Manager tab.
E. Highlight Infrared Communication
Device from Infrared devices, and then
click Remove.
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F. Click OK in the Confirm Device Removal
box.
G. Highlight (Generic Infrared Serial Port
or dongle), then click Remove.
H. Click OK in the Confirm Device
Removal.
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Click Yes to restart your computer.
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7. WINDOWS 2000 INSTALLATION GUIDE
Note1.: If you do not change your computer BIOS setting, STOP here and go to Chapter 4 BIOS
SETUP VERIFICATION.
Note2: If your computer system has installed some devices on the same com port before, you MUST
properly uninstall the devices first. ACT-IR220L+/220L/200L would NOT work with your
system any more if the devices are uninstalled improperly because some drivers are still
there and cause conflicts with ACT-IR220L+/220L/200L driver. You HAVE to re-install your
Windows 2000 again.
Note3: If your computer system has installed an FIR device before, ACT-IR220L+/220L/200L would
NOT work with your system any more. You HAVE to re-install your Windows 2000 again.
Note4: If you want to use Virtual COM Port in your application, STOP here and change
IR220L+/IR220L/IR200L to USB-IR Dongle.
Following are the instructions to properly install the ACT-IR220L+/220L/200L Dongle. You need a
computer system with Windows 2000 already installed and at least one serial port available. The best
choice for the system is a desktop PC.
A. Connect ACT-IR220L+/200L serial adapter to the COM Port of Desktop PC.
B. Startup your computer system
C. Click on Control Panel.
D. Double Click Add/Remove Hardware.
E. On Welcome to the Add/Remove
Hardware Wizard, click Next>.
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F. Choose Add/Troubleshoot a device,
then click Next>. You may have to wait a
while when the wizard searches for Plug
and Play hardware.
G. Highlight ADD a new drive then click
Next>.
H. Choose No, I want to select the
hardware form a list then click Next>
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Select the Infrared device from the
Hardware types.
J. From Manufacturers list, choose
ACTiSYS, from Infrared Device list,
choose ACTiSYS IR-200L Serial Infrared
Device for IR200L; click Next>.
K. Choose ACTiSYS IR-220L Serial
Infrared Device for IR220L, click Next>.
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L. Choose ACTiSYS IR-220L+ Serial
Infrared Device for IR220L+, click Next>.
M. Click Next>.
N. Choose COM2 in the most cases, then
click Next>.
O. Click Finish.
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8. WINDOWS 2000 UNISTALLATION GUIDE
A. Startup your computer system.
B. Click on Control Panel.
C. Double click System Icon.
D. Click on Hardware tab, then click Device
Manager button.
E. Click on Infrared devices, then highlight
ACTiSYS IR-220L+Serial Infrared
Device.
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F. Click Action from the main and then click
Uninstall.
G. The device has then been uninstalled.
You need to close device manager and
restart your computer.
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9. WINDOWS ME INSTALLATION GUIDE
Note 1: If you have not verified your BIOS setup at this point, we strongly recommend you to refer
back to Chapter 4 BIOS SETUP VERIFICATION and verify your BIOS setup again.
Note 2: Verify that the Com port you will use to install ACT-IR220L/220L+/200L has not been already
used or occupied by any other hardware or software. We recommend users to completely
delete any files or drivers that can interrupt clean fresh installation of our product.
Note 3: You are trying to install an SIR product. Your operating system can always be upgraded to
use FIR products. However you can never downgrade from an FIR product to an SIR product.
Therefore, make sure that you have not previously installed any other FIR product on your
system.
Note 4: You may experience problems if you are using a beta version of Windows ME or an old
upgraded edition of Windows ME. Some German version of Windows ME has also known
on lacking of virtual COM port. This problem may make our device incapable of
communicating with the other devices.
Following are the instructions to properly install the ACT-IR220L+/220L/200L Dongle. You need a
computer system with Windows ME already installed and at least one serial port available. The best
choice for the system is a desktop PC.
A. Connect ACT-IR220L+/220L/200L serial adapter to the COM Port of Desktop PC.
B. Boot up your computer system.
C. Double Click My Computer icon on DeskTop
D. Double click Control Panel icon.
E. Double click Add New Hardware icon.
F. On the following boxes, click Next>.
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G. Click Next>.
H. Choose No. I want to select the hardware
from a list. Then click Next>.
I.
If you can not find Infrared device from
Hardware types list, choose Other
devices from the Hardware types list, then
click Next >. Otherwise go to step P.
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J. From Manufacturers list, choose (legacy
serial infrared device). From Models list,
choose ACT-IR200L or IR220L+ Infrared
Wireless Interface, then click Next>.
K. Click Finish.
L. Double click Add New Hardware icon.
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M. Click Next>.
N. Click Next>.
O. Choose No. I want select the hardware
from a list, then click Next>.
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P. Highlight Infrared device from Hardware
types list. Then click Next>
Q. Click Next>.
R. Select Generic Infrared Serial Port
dongle from Infrared COM port of
dongle. Then click OK.
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S. If your device is IR200L, choose ACTiSYS
IR200L Serial Infrared Device, click
Next>.
T. If your device is physically connected to
COM2, highlight Communications port
(COM2), then click Next>.
U. Select Use default ports, click Next>.
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V. Click Finish
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10. WINDOWS ME UNINSTALLATION GUIDE
A. Double click System icon on Control Panel.
B. Go to Device Manager, highlight the
items in the Infrared devices.
C. From the Infrared devices, highlight
Infrared Communication Device, right
click the quick menu, then click Remove
button.
D. From Network adapters, highlight
(Generic Infrared Serial Port or dongle),
then click Remove button. Click OK
button.
E. The device has been successfully uninstalled then.
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11. WINDOWS XP INSTALLATION GUIDE
A. From Start menu, open Control Panel.
B. Double click Add
Hardware icon.
C. Click Next> from Add Hardware Wizard.
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D. Choose Yes. I have already connected
the hardware. Then click Next>.
E. Wait processing
F. Choose Add a new hardware device.
Then click Next>.
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G. Choose install the hardware that I manually
select from a list (Advanced). Then click
Next>.
H. Choose Infrared devices. Then click Next>
I.
Choose respective ACT model from Infrared
Device. Then click Next>
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J. Click Next>
K. Choose the Com port which the device
physically connected. Click Next>
L. Click Finish
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12. WINDOWS XP UN-INSTALLATION GUIDE
A. Highlight My Computer, then right click for
quick menu.
B. Select Properties.
C. Click Device Manager from Hardware page.
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D. Highlight the items under Infrared device,
then right click for quick menu.
E. Click Uninstall from the quick menu.
F. Click OK. You have successfully uninstalled
the device on your system.
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G. Click Yes to reboot your computer.
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13. TROUBLE SHOOTING
For help on general and miscellaneous problems you may be experiencing with your printing, refer to
the following pages for possible solutions. Look up your problem and try the solution.
SYMPTOM
PROBLEM
Solution
1. The two IR devices are 1. Properly align them again.
2. Move one device to a proper
not aligned properly.
2. Distance is too near or distance.
3. Activate it by IR monitor.
far.
3. The device is inactivated. 4. Refer to Un-installation Guide to
remove the device, then reinstall
4. The device is not
again.
installed properly
ACT-IR200L/220L+ is
The power-saving feature in Set the “Power Management” control
to “Advanced” or “Off” to enable power
connected to and takes
the notebook computer
supplied from computer serial port to
power only from the serial
either stops or reduces
ACT-IR200L/220L+ devices.
port of the notebook
power output from the
computer.
signal lines of the serial port Go to Integrate Peripheral to set the
to the ACT-IR200L/220L+ COM port to “Infrared”.
Do not install more than one infrared
devices.
devices on one computer.
File Transfer between
The infrared communication Check to find out the source of
IR-equipped PDA and
is interfered. For example, interference and eliminate it before
ACT-IR device-attached host something blocks out the trying again.
computer stops before
infrared beam or the burst If you were restoring data, simply try
finishing up and an error
of string light source, etc. again.
message appears.
Software does not support If you were doing backup something
the IrDA controller chip on the PDA does not reset its flags and
keeps stopping at the same position
the motherboard.
Serial port is occupied and unless you press the RESET button
once. Be very careful. DO NOT
not available for IR
initialize (press ON key and RESET
transmission.
button at the same time) your PDA.
Otherwise you may lose all your data.
Make proper model # selection in the
software as specified in your PC
system user`s manual.
Make sure to disconnect modem, etc.
from the serial port to make it available
for IR transmission.
Can not establish link
(General)
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14. SPECIFICATIONS
Model:
Carrier:
Sub-Carrier:
Communication
Distance:
ACT-IR220L+/ACT-IR220L/ACT-IR200L
Infrared radiation (peak wavelength: 850 to 1050 nm)
500 KHz for SHARP ASK-IR and ASK(37KHz) for TV remote spec.(IR200L
only)
IR200L From 0 to 80 cm. For best results, from 20 to 60 cm (7.9 in to1 ft. 11.6
in)
IR220L From 0 to 250 cm. For best results, from 10 to 150 cm (3.95 in to 4 ft.
11.05 in)
SHARP ASK-IR:
Baud Rate:
Parity Bit:
Data:
Stop Bit:
Error Check:
IrDA-IR:
9600 bps to 38.4K bps (IR200L only) 9.6,19.2,(38.4),57.6,115.2K bps (IR200L/220L+)
Odd
None
8 bit
8 bit
1 bit
1 bit
Check Sum
CRC
Serial Interface:
Signal Level:
Connector:
Power Source:
Power Consumption:
Operating
temperature:
Dimensions:
Weight:
Accessories:
Optional
Accessories:
Cable Interface (to host computer)
RS-232 Standards
DB-9 female connector
PC RS-232 Serial Port
0.30mW (11mA max.)
0oC to 40oC (32oF to 104oF)
2.0 in. L x 1.63 in W x 0.62 in H (51mm x 41mm x 16mm)
2.0 oz (54 gr.)
User Manual
DB9/DB25 Converter ; IR Software for Windows 95/98/ME/2000
Pin Assignments of Serial Interface DB9 female connector
Pin
2
3
4
5
7
8
Name
Receive Data
Transmit Data
Data Terminal Ready
Signal Ground
Request to send
Clear to send
Symbol
RXD
TXD
DTR
GND
RTS
CTS
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I/O
I
O
O
O
I
Function
Input signal
Output signal
For data link to build up and maintain
Reference ground (0V) for all signals
Output signal from host computer
Input signal to host computer
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15. WARRANTY INFOMATION
THE FOLLOWING WARRANTY GIVES YOU SPECIFIC LEGAL RIGHTS. YOU MAY ALSO HAVE
THE OTHER RIGHTS WHICH VARY FROM STATE TO STATE:
ACTiSYS Corporation warrants the first end-user purchaser, for a period of one year from the date
of purchase, that this wireless interface (“the Product”) will be free from defective workmanship and
materials, and agrees that it will, at its option, either repair the defect or replace the defective
Product or part thereof at no charge to the purchaser for parts or for labor.
This warranty does not apply to any appearance items of the Product, any consumable items such
as paper, ink ribbon, or batteries supplied with the Product, or to any equipment or any hardware,
software, firmware, or peripheral other than the Product. This warranty does not apply to any
Product the exterior of which has been damaged or defected, which has been subjected to misuse,
abnormal service or handling, or which has been altered or modified in design, construction or
interfacing. Tampering With Label Voids Warranty.
In order to enforce the rights under this limited warranty, the purchaser should mail, ship, or carry the
Product, together with proof of purchase, to ACTiSYS.
The limited warranty described above is in addition to whatever implied warranties may be granted
to purchasers by law. To the extent permitted by applicable law, ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES
INCLUDING THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANT ABILITY AND FITNESS FOR USE ARE
LIMITED TO A PERIOD OF ONE YEAR FROM THE DATE OF PURCHASE. Some states do not
allow limitations on how long an implied warranty lasts, so the above limitation may not apply to you.
Neither the sales personnel of the seller nor any other person is authorized to make any warranties
other than those described above, or to extend the duration of any warranties beyond the time
period described above on behalf of ACTiSYS Corporation.
The warranties described above shall be the sole and exclusive remedy available to the purchaser.
Correction of defects, in the manner and for the period of time described above, shall constitute full
satisfaction of all claims, whether based on contract, negligence, strict liability or otherwise. In no
event shall ACTiSYS Corporation be liable, or in any way responsible, for any damages or defects in
the Product which were caused by repairs or attempted repairs performed by anyone other than
ACTiSYS technician. Nor shall ACTiSYS Corporation be liable or in any way responsible for any
incidental or consequential economic or property damage. Some states do not allow the exclusion of
incidental or consequential damages, so the above exclusion may not apply for you.
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16. CONTACT INFORMATION
ACTiSYS Corporation
921 Corporate Way
Fremont, CA 94539, USA
TEL: +1-510-490-8024, FAX: +1-510-623-7268
E-Mail: irda-info@actisys.com
Web: http://www.actisys.com
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