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by cappy
Fri Aug 21, 2020 7:31 pm
Forum: Usage tips, tricks and problem reports
Topic: Can't install LibUSB on Windows 10
Replies: 15
Views: 839

Re: Can't install LibUSB on Windows 10

I'm not sure why you find the instructions confusing, but if you have any suggestion on how to improve the FW update section it could benefit to other people. I can't remember how I got there, but I always end up at the section which refers to using DMTool, instead of copying to the USB drive. Also...
by cappy
Fri Aug 21, 2020 7:26 pm
Forum: Usage tips, tricks and problem reports
Topic: DM42 hung during img copy, USB file system erased
Replies: 13
Views: 3302

Re: DM42 hung during img copy, USB file system erased

This may be a MacOS and/or Preview problem. I get regular Hangs in preview when I try to manipulate images in preview that are not on a local volume. This happens with Images stored on my NAS as well. My work-around is to copy the image to my local hard drive before opening them in preview. I then ...
by cappy
Fri Aug 14, 2020 5:11 am
Forum: Usage tips, tricks and problem reports
Topic: Can't install LibUSB on Windows 10
Replies: 15
Views: 839

Re: Can't install LibUSB on Windows 10

>> If you've already used and understand the original dm_tool method,
Yes, but given that I only update the FW a few times a year, I don't remember how to do it, go to the FW update section, then have problems.
by cappy
Sat Aug 08, 2020 6:36 am
Forum: Usage tips, tricks and problem reports
Topic: Can't install LibUSB on Windows 10
Replies: 15
Views: 839

Re: Can't install LibUSB on Windows 10

Well, thanks, but How am I supposed to know that? Why is it still online then?
by cappy
Sat Aug 08, 2020 2:33 am
Forum: Usage tips, tricks and problem reports
Topic: Can't install LibUSB on Windows 10
Replies: 15
Views: 839

Re: Can't install LibUSB on Windows 10

It should be if you activate USB disk mode as per the manual. If it isn't then there's a problem elsewhere.
I was using this
by cappy
Sat Aug 08, 2020 2:29 am
Forum: Update Announcements
Topic: UPDATE: DMCP-3.17 / DM42-3.15rc1
Replies: 33
Views: 9240

Re: UPDATE: DMCP-3.17 / DM42-3.15rc1

"UPDATE: DMCP-3.17 / DM42-3.15rc1"

This forum still shows 3.15RC1 though, nothing later.
by cappy
Wed Aug 05, 2020 7:08 pm
Forum: Usage tips, tricks and problem reports
Topic: Can't install LibUSB on Windows 10
Replies: 15
Views: 839

Re: Can't install LibUSB on Windows 10

There will be. However, you don't need to install libusb32 to install them. That was the old firmware update method. Now, all you have to do is connect the calculator in USB disk mode, copy the firmware binary over to the root directory of that "disk" and then "eject" the disk. Upon disconnecting, ...
by cappy
Wed Aug 05, 2020 12:59 am
Forum: Usage tips, tricks and problem reports
Topic: Can't install LibUSB on Windows 10
Replies: 15
Views: 839

Re: Can't install LibUSB on Windows 10

There will be future FW updates (I hope) ;-)
by cappy
Tue Aug 04, 2020 10:28 pm
Forum: Usage tips, tricks and problem reports
Topic: Can't install LibUSB on Windows 10
Replies: 15
Views: 839

Re: Can't install LibUSB on Windows 10

Thanks

I got it installed and was just about to delete my msg before anyone replied.
by cappy
Tue Aug 04, 2020 10:17 pm
Forum: Usage tips, tricks and problem reports
Topic: Can't install LibUSB on Windows 10
Replies: 15
Views: 839

Can't install LibUSB on Windows 10

My DM42 has been stuck in a drawer in my office at work since Feb. The battery has died and been replaced. I thought I would update the firmware, but my laptop isn't seeing the STM device; https://www.swissmicros.com/dm42/doc/libusb_install/ I have run inf-wizard.exe as administrator. Has anyone els...