Driver and Software Package Downloads

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Drivers & Software

The best way to find your updated driver and software package is to navigate to the specific product page (starting with the product category, in the menu / navigation side-bar to the left.)

The packages are listed on each product's page, both in the "Manuals / Software" tab, and in the navigation side-bar to the left, in a box under the navigation menu:

Screenshot of where to find Drivers and Software Packages for download on standard product pages

If you would prefer you can select your product from the LIST OF ACCES SOFTWARE PACKAGES TO DOWNLOAD.

This includes drivers, samples, documentation, etc. If you want just the drivers, there's also an ACCES drivers only package.

All of these packages are redistributable .EXEs, which don't need Internet access once downloaded.



Drivers

ACCES provides drivers for DOS, Windows, Linux, and Mac systems for most of our data acquisition products.

The specific driver you need for your board and operating system combination can be found below:

Windows Drivers

Current Version: 9.50 Driver Package

Operating Systems SupportedBusses Supported

32-bit Windows:

  • Windows 7
  • Windows Server 2008
  • Windows Vista
  • Windows Server 2003
  • Windows XP

64-bit Windows:

  • Windows Server 2008 R2
  • Windows 7 x64
  • Windows Server 2008 x64
  • Windows Vista x64
  • Windows Server 2003 x64
  • XP x64

Italicized versions are not officially supported, but have passed all testing.

  • USB
  • PCIe
  • PCI
  • PCI-104
  • PC/104+

For ISA and PC/104 products in 32-bit XP-era Windows, see the specific product software packages.

(ISA and PC/104 products can work in later Windows versions if a non-serial PCI or similar-bus product is installed; contact tech support for details.)


Supported Legacy Version: 7.9 Driver Package

This is primarily useful for USB products. The later USB drivers are mainly not a bugfix, but exist to add 64-bit Windows support. Further, it can be tricky to move from 7.x to 8.x or 9.x. So, you can continue using 7.x drivers via this package, which does include any bugfixes.


Supported Legacy Version

7.9 Driver Package

This is primarily useful for USB products. The later USB drivers are mainly not a bugfix, but exist to add 64-bit Windows support. Further, it can be tricky to move from 7.x to 8.x or 9.x. So, you can continue using 7.x drivers via this package, which does include any bugfixes.



Datasheets / Manuals

To find your updated manual and/or datasheet, please navigate to the specific product page (starting with the product category, in the left NAV bar).

The manuals and datasheets are listed on each product's page, both in the "Manuals / Software" tab, and in the navigation column to the left.



Other, Unusual, or Rare Downloads

The following software applies to just a few models we produce. Most customers looking for software for our cards should click the product packages link, or download the software from the product's page, itself.

USB Serial Adapter Drivers for Windows

This section applies to the following serial communication models:

  • USB-485
  • USB-422
  • USB-232
  • USB-COM-4S
  • USB-COM-4SM
  • USB-COM232-4
  • USB-FLEXCOM4
  • USB-COM232-4A

Our 9.x Driver release supports all relatively recent revisions of these devices.

Significantly older versions of the hardware may require older versions of the driver, which can be downloaded here, here, here and here.


To install the older, ".zip" driver package:

  • Unzip the package.

  • Uninstall the card from Device Manager if it's already installed. To get to Device Manager in 98 / ME, right-click on My Computer, choose Properties, then choose the Device Manager tab. To get to Device Manager in 2000 / XP, right-click on My Computer, choose Properties, choose the Hardware tab, then click Device Manager. The card will be in the Multifunction Adapters and/or Ports categories.

  • Click Refresh in Device Manager to re-detect the card. Choose Search For The Best Driver, then check only Specific Location, and enter the location to which you unzipped the package.

I/O and IRQ Drivers for Linux

ACCES provides Linux drivers on our Software Master CD for both Register-Level I/O (PCI, PC/104, etc), and USB, along with everything needed for Serial Communication devices.

The Linux software for some products is available on those product pages (under the Manuals / Software tab, and in the navigation column to the left.)

If you would like the Linux software package for any product and do not see it on the specific product's page, please call us


LabVIEW

ACCES has VIs for LabVIEW 5 through 7, and 8.5, for most of our products, and USB boards have VIs demonstrating use in LabVIEW 8.5 through 2013. You can find the drivers for LabVIEW 5 through 7 in the /Drivers/LabVIEW directory on the Software Master CD. The LabVIEW 8.5+ drivers are available in the /Drivers/LabVIEW 8.5+ directory on the CD, and on the products' pages, both in the Manuals / Software tab, and in the navigation column to the left.



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