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-====== How to Find Your COM Port ======+====== How to Install Drivers (Without an Installer) ​======
  
-This page describes how to determine which COM port is being used for communication with your Analog Devices Inertial Sensor Evaluation System.+This page describes how to install drivers without an installer, as in the case of the [[resources:​eval:​user-guides:​inertial-mems:​accelerometers:​adxl362:​eval-adxl362z-db|ADXL362 Datalogger / Development Board]].
  
-<WRAP tip>Use the Table of Contents on the right to jump to instructions for your operating system.</​WRAP>​+<WRAP tip>Use the Table of Contents on the right to scroll ​to instructions for your operating system. \\ 
 +Note that your system may behave slightly differently,​ but the overall procedure remains the same. </​WRAP>​
  
 ===== Windows 7 ===== ===== Windows 7 =====
  
   - Connect the board to your computer via a USB cable.   - Connect the board to your computer via a USB cable.
-  - If prompted to install drivers ​(you will be unless you've already completed this procedure), choose **Install from a list or specific location (Advanced)**,​ then click **Next**. +  - If prompted to install drivers, choose **Install from a list or specific location (Advanced)**,​ then click **Next**. ​If no prompt appears, find the device in your computer'​s **Device Manager**: ​ <WRAP box> 
-  - Select ​**Don't searchI will choose ​the driver to install**, then click **Next**. +  -  Click the Windows button in the bottom left corner of the screen to open the Start menu. 
-  - Select ​**Ports (COM & LPT)**, and click **Next**. +  -  Right-click on **My Computer**, and select **Manage**. In the warning screen that comes up, click **Yes**. 
-  - Click **Have Disk...**. On the screen that opens, select **Browse...** ​and navigate ​to the ''​.inf''​ file on your hard drive or CD.  +  -  In the window that opensselect the **Device Manager** from the list on the left-hand side
-  - Click **Open**, then in the **Install From Disk** prompt, click **OK**. +  - The board will show up in the Device Manager as an **Unknown Device**. (If it shows up under **Ports (COM & LPT)** ​with a valid COM portthis means the drivers have already been installed ​and are working properly.) 
-  - Select "ADI Inertial Sensor Development Board" in the **Model** list, and click **Next >**. +  - Right-click on the Unknown Device and select **Update Driver Installation...**. Follow the remaining instructions below. 
-  - Respond **Continue Anyway** to the warning.  +</​WRAP>​ 
-  - Click **Finish** to complete the USB driver installation. +  - Select **Let me pick...**, then click **Next**. ​<WRAP indent>​ 
-  -  +{{:​resources:​eval:​user-guides:​inertial-mems:​evalsystem:​install_5.jpg?​direct&​400|}} </​WRAP>​ 
-===== Windows Vista =====+  - Select **Show All Devices**, and click **Next**.<​WRAP indent>​ 
 +{{:​resources:​eval:​user-guides:​inertial-mems:​evalsystem:​install_6.jpg?​direct&​400|}} </​WRAP>​ 
 +  - Click **Have Disk...**. ​<WRAP indent>​ 
 +{{:​resources:​eval:​user-guides:​inertial-mems:​evalsystem:​install_7.jpg?​direct&​400|}} </​WRAP>​ 
 +  - On the screen that opens, select **Browse...** ​<WRAP indent>​ 
 +{{:​resources:​eval:​user-guides:​inertial-mems:​evalsystem:​install_8.jpg?​direct&​400|}} </​WRAP>​ 
 +  - Navigate ​to the ''​.inf''​ file on your hard drive or CD.  <​WRAP indent>​ 
 +{{:​resources:​eval:​user-guides:​inertial-mems:​evalsystem:​install_9.jpg?​direct&​400|}} </​WRAP>​ 
 +  - Click **Open**, then in the **Install From Disk** prompt, click **OK**. ​<WRAP indent>​ 
 +{{:​resources:​eval:​user-guides:​inertial-mems:​evalsystem:​install_9p1.jpg?​direct&​400|}} </​WRAP>​ 
 +  - Select "ADI Inertial Sensor Development Board" in the **Model** list, and click **Next >​**. ​<WRAP indent>​{{:​resources:​eval:​user-guides:​inertial-mems:​evalsystem:​install_10.jpg?​direct&​400|}} 
 + </​WRAP>​ 
 +  - Respond **Continue Anyway** or **Install** to the warning. ​<WRAP indent>​ 
 +{{:​resources:​eval:​user-guides:​inertial-mems:​evalsystem:​install_11.jpg?​direct&​400|}} </​WRAP>​ 
 +  - Click **Close** to complete the USB driver installation. ​<WRAP indent> 
 +{{:​resources:​eval:​user-guides:​inertial-mems:​evalsystem:​install_done.jpg?​direct&​400|}}</​WRAP>​  
 + 
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 + 
 + 
  
  
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   - Connect the board to your computer via a USB cable.   - Connect the board to your computer via a USB cable.
-  - If prompted to install drivers ​(you will be unless you've already completed this procedure), choose **Install from a list or specific location (Advanced)**,​ then click **Next**. +  - When prompted to install drivers, choose **Install from a list or specific location (Advanced)**,​ then click **Next**. ​<WRAP indent>​ 
-  - Select **Don'​t search. I will choose the driver to install**, then click **Next**. +{{:​resources:​eval:​user-guides:​inertial-mems:​evalsystem:​winxpinstall0.png?​direct&​400|}} </​WRAP>​ 
-  - Select **Ports (COM & LPT)**, and click **Next**. +  - Select **Don'​t search. I will choose the driver to install**, then click **Next**. ​<WRAP indent>​ 
-  - Click **Have Disk...**. On the screen that opens, select **Browse...** ​and navigate ​to the ''​.inf''​ file on your hard drive or CD.  +{{:​resources:​eval:​user-guides:​inertial-mems:​evalsystem:​winxpinstall1.png?​direct&​400|}} </​WRAP>​ 
-  - Click **Open**, then in the **Install From Disk** prompt, click **OK**. +  - Select **Ports (COM & LPT)**, and click **Next**. ​<WRAP indent>​ 
-  - Select "ADI Inertial Sensor Development Board" in the **Model** list, and click **Next >**. +{{:​resources:​eval:​user-guides:​inertial-mems:​evalsystem:​winxpinstall2.png?​direct&​400|}} </​WRAP>​ 
-  - Respond **Continue Anyway** to the warning.  +  - Click **Have Disk...**. ​<WRAP indent>​ 
-  - Click **Finish** to complete the USB driver installation.+{{:​resources:​eval:​user-guides:​inertial-mems:​evalsystem:​winxpinstall3.png?​direct&​400|}} </​WRAP>​ 
 +  - On the screen that opens, select **Browse...**. <WRAP indent>​ 
 +{{:​resources:​eval:​user-guides:​inertial-mems:​evalsystem:​winxpinstall4.png?​direct&​400|}} </​WRAP>​ 
 +  - Navigate ​to the ''​.inf''​ file on your hard drive or CD and click **Open**<WRAP indent>​ 
 +{{:​resources:​eval:​user-guides:​inertial-mems:​evalsystem:​winxpinstall5.png?​direct&​400|}} </​WRAP>​ 
 +  - Click **Open**, then in the **Install From Disk** prompt, click **OK**.<WRAP indent>​ 
 +{{:​resources:​eval:​user-guides:​inertial-mems:​evalsystem:​winxpinstall6.png?​direct&​400|}} </​WRAP>​ 
 +  - Select "ADI Inertial Sensor Development Board" in the **Model** list, and click **Next >​**. ​<WRAP indent>​ 
 +{{:​resources:​eval:​user-guides:​inertial-mems:​evalsystem:​winxpinstall7.png?​direct&​400|}} </​WRAP>​ 
 +  - Respond **Continue Anyway** to the warning. ​<WRAP indent>​ 
 +{{:​resources:​eval:​user-guides:​inertial-mems:​evalsystem:​winxpinstall8.png?​direct&​400|}} </​WRAP>​ 
 +  - Click **Finish** to complete the USB driver installation. ​<WRAP indent>​ 
 +{{:​resources:​eval:​user-guides:​inertial-mems:​evalsystem:​winxpinstall9.png?​direct&​400|}} </​WRAP>​
resources/eval/user-guides/inertial-mems/evalsystem/installdrivers.1358281709.txt.gz · Last modified: 15 Jan 2013 21:28 by Nitzan Gadish