Addonics Technologies AD5U2SA User Manual

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ADDONICS TECHNOLOGIES

Model: AD5U2SA

Installation Guide

USB Ports

SATA Ports

USB Ports

Types of Bus Slots

PCI

PCI

AD5U2SA Windows Driver Installation for SATA

Note: If you are only configuring independent drives using the host controller all you need to install is the driver. This controller connects to a PCI slot.

1.Connect the SATA host controller to an available PCI slot.

2.Turn computer ON. When Windows boots up, the “Found New Hardware Wizard” pops on the screen and the Silicon Image SiI 3112 SoftRaid Controller is identified.

3.Place the Driver Disk on your optical drive. Select automatically look for driver on the wizard.

4.Wait while the wizard installs the software…

5.After driver installation, it is recommended to restart your system.

SATARAID Management Utility Installation

Note: If you are configuring RAID sets, in addition to installing the driver, you need to install the SATARAID Management Utility to configure and monitor the RAID sets. Install the utility from the CD that came with your package FIRST before installing the SATA host controller.

1.Turn computer ON. Insert Driver Disk into CDROM.

2.The Addonics Technologies Driver Disk window pops up.

3.Select SATA RAID Utilities. To download the utility select model of the controller from the list.

4.Extract the files into your system.

5.Install VC2005 Redistributables

i.For 32-bitplatforms, execute vcredist_x86.exe

ii.For 64-bitplatforms, execute vcredist_x64.exe

6.Install .Net Framework 2.0

i.For Windows 2000/XP/2003, Execute dotnetfx.exe

ii.For Windows Vista, skip this step.

7.Install SATARaid Utility 1.0.0.26

i.Execute InstallSATARaid.exe and follow the on screen directions.

8.Follow the AD5U2SA Windows Driver installation.

The SATARAID Utility Manual can found in the Driver Disk under User Guides or can be downloaded from http://www.addonics.com/support/user_guides/host_co ntroller/SATARaid-Manual_v1.03.pdf

Confirming Serial ATA Driver Installation

1.Right click the My Computer icon and select Properties.

2.Click Device Manager in the Menu Tree.

3.Click the “+” sign in front of SCSI and RAID Controllers. You should see Silicon Image SiI 3112 SoftRaid Controller.

AD5U2SA Windows Driver Installation for USB

Note: For Windows 2000, XP, 2003 & Vista systems, the AD5U2SA is a Plug and Play device. It will be using the built-indrivers

Confirming USB Driver Installation

1.Right click the My Computer icon and select Properties.

2.Click Device Manager in the Menu Tree.

3.Click the “+” sign in front of Universal Serial Bus Controllers.

You should see:

NEC PCI to USB Open Host Controller NEC PCI to USB Open Host Controller

Standard Enhanced PCI to USB Host Controller

TECHNICAL SUPPORT

Addonics Technologies

Phone:

408 433-3899

2466 Kruse Drive

Fax:

408 433-3898

San Jose CA 95131

 

 

Email:

http://www.addonics.com/sales/query/

Internet:

http://www.addonics.com

 

Technical Support (8:30 am to 6:00 pm PST)

 

Phone:

408 433-3855

 

 

Email:

http://www.addonics.com/support/query/