Version 6 Drivers:
|If your interface looks like this - purchased starting Januray 2011:|
|No drivers are needed if you
can use Windows update (and your PC is online).
Otherwise download the VCP Driver Kit here.
|If your interface looks like this - purchased before Januray 2011:|
If you use Windows 7 64bit follow this.
Version 5 - FTDI driver installation for Windows XP.
|V5 Interfaces look like this:|
|If your interface DOES not look like this, ignore the rest of this page!!!|
Make sure the interface is not connected!!First go and load the drivers for the interface from the FTDI Website here: http://www.ftdichip.com/Drivers/VCP.htm
You need the drivers for
Windows Server 2003
or simply click here to download the Zip file with the latest drivers.
Unpack the Zip archive into a folder you can remember.
I suggest c:\FTDIDrivers which I used in the documentation below
|2||Now plug in the Interface.
You should see this:
|3||The "Found New Hardware Wizard" will appear
Make sure you select the options you see here.
|4||Step two of the Wizard|
|5||Step 3 of the Wizard.
Enter the path where you unpacked the driver files in Step1
|7||But that's not all.
A new hardware will be found and the
"Found New Hardware Wizard" starts again.
Repeat steps 3-6 with the exactly the same options.
|8||When you see this, you are all set.
To change the Port Number click here.