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ftp://ftp.etcworld.be/drivers/echelon/Easylon-Ethernet/Easylon-WDM_V6.2.1515.exe

How to install the Ethernet Echelon Adapter.

  • Connect you're Echelon Ethernet interface to the network.
  • Extract the echelon set up program (Easylon-WDM_V6.2.1515.exe or more recent) towards a folder on the local hard disk (e.g. c:\easylon\install)
  • Run the locater utility (C:\Easylon\Install\LPE\Locator\locater.exe) -> to find the echelon Ethernet interface.
  • Click on the configure button and modify the ip address of the echelon interface
(Be sure that this address is NOT use by another -> ping the address before assigning)
  • Press apply to change
  • create a virtual echelon interface on the pc which communicates with the echelon interface
  • Launch C:\Easylon\Install\RniLonCl\FastInst.exe
  • in the system tray an extra icon " Easylon RNI client" is created
  • open the Device manager and open the lon adapter tree
  • Right click the LONIP0 and choose properties.
  • Click on the advanced button
  • Change the adaptername towards LON1
  • Set the ip address of the in echelon interface in “IP Server Address”
  • Change the IP Port
  • Restart the computer
  • Adapter is installed

Remarks:

  • Because the it is an Ethernet device -> FIREWALLS need to be configured carefully
  • Check if the firmware you’re using is version 1.3.1 or later
This can be done by opening the internet browser and type the ip of the interface
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How to upgrade the firmware.

  • open the locater utility (C:\Easylon\Install\LPE\Locator\locater.exe)
  • press upgrade
  • browse towards the (C:\Easylon\Install\LPE\Locator and choose “LPE1.3.1 upgrade.bin” and press ok
  • upgrade is done
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