Installing IMS Terminal and establishing communication

Tutorial overview

This tutorial covers the installation of IMS Terminal, an integrated ANSI terminal emulator and program editor. It is designed to communicate with and program the MDrivePlus, MForce and MDrive Hybrid Motion Control products.

It also contains an upgrader utility which is required to upgrade the firmware in the Motion Control products.

What you need:
  1. PC running a Microsoft Windows XP Service pack 2 or later
  2. IMS Terminal installation package [download now]
  3. An MD-CC40X-001 communications converter with drivers installed on your PC (or equivalent third-party RS-422/485 interface).
  4. An MDrivePlus, MForce or MDrive Hybrid Motion Control connected to communication and power.

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