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Kernel Restore Guide

Connect UART1 on the ezLINX® board to the PC using a RS-232 cable. Connect the ezLINX® board to the host PC using the supplied USB cable and to the power supply using the supplied AC adapter.

Connecting with HyperTerminal

Open up the HyperTerminal software:

Type any name into the box and click “OK”

In the drop down menu next to “Connect using:” select “COM1” and click “OK”. In the following properties menu select the following values using the drop down menus:

Click “Apply” then “OK”.

Rebooting the Kernel

Press SW1 on the ezLINX board, this will start a countdown in the HyperTerminal window. Press the return key, this will stop the countdown:

Type the following into the field:

Hit the return key.

Factory Reset

After a brief period of time the PC will recognize that the ezLINX board is connected. Now press SW2 and the ezLINX board will start its factory reset:

After a brief period of time the board will reconnect with the PC. The kernel has been restored to its default settings and the IP address of the board has returned to its default (

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