Toshiba USB to RS-485 Converter Installation Guide and Port Verification Driver Installation 1. Download the driver TIC_USB_RS485.zip file on the CD, and save it to a local hard drive such as c:\Temp. 2. Go to the location where TIC_USB_RS485.zip was stored and double click the file to unzip it.
Figure1: Extraction Wizard to request a location to unzip files 3. An Extraction Wizard screen appears and request for a location to unzip all files as in figure 1. 4. Except the default location and click “Next”. 5. After extraction, and screen as in figure 2 appears. Click “Finish”. Figure2: Finish extraction...
6. Plug the Toshiba USB to RS-485 Converter into a USB port. 7. A Found New Hardware Wizard screen appears as in figure 3 to show that computer has found a new device. Figure3: Found new hardware device 8. Select “Install from a list or specific location (Advanced)” option in the wizard.
9. Direct the wizard to the location where you stored the driver as in figure 4. Click “Next”. 10. While waiting for the wizard to install the software, a Hardware Installation screen will appear (Figure 5). Click on “Continue Anyway”. Figure5: Request to continue the installation 11.
Figure7: Complete the Wizard. 12. A complete the “Found New Hardware Wizard” appears as in Figure 7. Click “Finish”. 13. Another Found New Hardware Wizard screen appears as in figure 8 to show that computer has found a new port. Figure8: Found a new port...
17. A complete the “Found New Hardware Wizard” appears as in Figure 7. Click “Finish”. 18. Toshiba USB to RS-485 Converter is now ready to use. Port Verification 1. High light “My Computer” on the desktop, and right click to select “Properties”.
Figure10: System Properties 3. Select the “Hardware” tap as in figure 11. Figure11: Hardware...
4. Select “Device Manager”, and a screen of “Device Manager” will appear as in figure 12. 5. Click on the [+] that is next to the Port (COM & LPT). If you see “Toshiba Inter. Corp. USB to RS485” appearing in the list, the USB/COM port is ready to use.