Last updated: 5 February 2008
Subject: Windows Vista driver installation procedure for Meade DSI Sent: Tuesday, February 5, 2008 14:47:39 From: Brian Miller (firstname.lastname@example.org) I just got off the phone with a Meade Customer Service representative a little while ago, and thought I would share some good news with you. Meade has apparently developed a DSI driver installation procedure for the Windows Vista OS. He e-mailed me the updated Autostar Suite Quick Start Software Installation Instructions in Adobe pdf format, which I attached to this e-mail. The procedure is as follows: After installing the Autostar suite software, connect the camera. If you are using Vista: 1. When the dialong ("New Hardware") "Windows needs to install driver..." displays, select "Locate and install driver software". 2. Wait for Windows to 'give up' the search--this may take a long time. 3. When "Windows couldnt' find driver software" displays, select "Browse my computer driver software" and Select Browse. 4. Navigate to the driver directory: C\program files\meade\autostar suite\envisage\driver\2k-xp 5. When "Window can't verify the publisher of this driver software" dispays, select "Install this driver software anyway". 6. When "Found new hardware-Meade DSI" displays, select close. I followed these instructions and now my Vista machine recognizes my DSI camera when I plug it in! I will test the camera later tonight, and if it works, I will attempt to install my LPI using the same instructions. Hope this helps! Sincerely, Brian Miller Spring Valley, CA
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