To install an Advantech digital input card
Install the software supplied by Advantech by following their installation
Power off the computer and install the interface card as described in the
On power up Windows will attempt to find the installed driver. If it
requests a location for the drivers uncheck any boxes displayed.
On completing the plug and play wizard should report that the device was
The device installation is a separate process from the driver
installation. You should again refer to the Advantech documentation.
Register the DIGIN.OCX
The digin.ocx ActiveX control must be registered before the interface can be
The interface will now be recognised by Artist.
When you boot Artist you should see in the Resources Tree view that there is
an item called 'Advantech IA'. If you open this branch you will see the name of
the installed interface.