How to connect PLC to CICON (OS: Window7) through USB cable
2014.05.16

Q : How to connect PLCS to CICON (OS : Window7) through USB cable

A : Windows XP will install USB driver automatically but, in case of Windows 7, user should install USB driver manually.


Windows XP: USB device driver is installed automatically when you run CICON after CICON installation.


Windows 7: Install USB device driver as following steps :


1. Turn PLC power on and connect PLC to PC with USB cable. [Control Panel] → [Devices and Printers]



2. There is CIMON PLC in [Unspecified].


Click the right button of the mouse with cursor on the [CIMON PLC] and [Properties]






3. Click [Hardware] tap and click [Properties]




4. Click [Change settings]



5. Click [Driver] tap and click [Update Driver]



6. Select [Browse my computer for driver software] at [Driver Software-CIMON PLC]


7. Select [Usb_Driver] folder where CICON is installed and click [Next]
* In case of Windows 7 64Bit, [Usb_Driver] → [OS_64Bit] folder




8. Click [Install this driver software anyway] at [Windows Security]





9. The Driver Software is being installed.


10. If USB Driver is installed successfully, [CIMON PLC USB Driver for CICON] appears.


Click [Close] to finish installation.




11. If USB Driver is installed successfully, [CIMON PLC USB Driver for CICON] appears under [Universal Serial Bus Controllers]





12. CICON can connect PLC through USB cable.