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How to install the INF driver for OpenTracker USB and Tracker3 devices. This procedure should work on both 32-bit and 64-bit operating systems, and works with Windows 7.

  1. Plug in the OpenTracker USB and open Device Manager.
  2. Under "Other devices" there will be an "Unknown device." Right-click the "Unknown device" and select Properties to ensure this is the correct device (VID 134A, PID 9000). Close the Properties dialog.
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  3. Right-click the item and select "Update Driver Software"
  4. Select "Browse my computer for driver software and navigate to the folder containing the OpenTrackerUSB_Windows7.inf driver.
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  5. Click the Next button. The driver may take a minute or two to install.
  6. Refresh the Device Manager to show the newly installed Tracker. The COM port can be changed by right-clicking the Tracker, clicking Properties, selecting the Port Settings tab, clicking the Advanced button, and choosing the COM port from the drop-down list. You can reassign any COM port to your Tracker.
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