Addonics Technologies ADUSB2PCI User Manual

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Addonics Technologies, Inc.

Model: ADUSB2PCI – USB 2.0 Host Adapter


·Easy Installation

·Compliant with USB2.0 data transfer rate up to 480Mbps

·Fully forward and backward compatible to USB1.1

·Improves peripheral performance for: Printers, Scanners, and External hard drives.

·5 USB 2.0 ports (3 external and 2 internal)

·Requires one free PCI slot

·1 year warranty

Hardware Installation Guide

Discharge any static electricity build up by touching a grounded metal object (such as the exposed metal parts on the back of your computer) before handling the Host Adapter.

Additional Features

·Add five USB 2.0 ports to Desktop PC via one PCI slot

·Support both USB 2.0 and USB 1.1 peripheral devices

·Connect up to 127 devices

·Great for any USB External Storage Devices and USB peripheral devices such as scanner, printer, camera.

·BUS (direct) power for all Addonics USB series of Pocket devices

WARNING: Turn OFF power to the computer and disconnect the power cord.

1.After you turn OFF your computer and unplug the power cord, open the computer cabinet.

2.Note: See your computer documentation for specific Instructions on opening your computer cabinet.

3.Locate an unused 32­bit or 64­bit PCI expansion slot and Remove the expansion slot cover. Save the cover screw for use in Step 4.

4.Insert the Combo Host Adapter into the PCI expansion slot. Press down firmly until the card clicks into place.

5.Note: Some PCI slots may need considerable force to insert the card completely.

6.Replace the slot cover screw. When installed properly, the card should be level with the expansion slot.

7.Close the computer cabinet and reattach the power cord.

Software Installation Guide

Windows 98SE, Me, 2000, XP (USB2.0)

1.Windows detects the controller’s presence and displays a “Found New hardware”.

2.When the “New Hardware Wizard” appears, Click on NEXTto Continue.

3.Select the appropriate driver folder for the specific OS of the computer.

4.Follow the wizard to complete the installation. Reboot if prompted.


Addonics Technologies

2466 Kruse Drive

San Jose CA, 95131

Fax: 408­433­3898

Phone: 408­433­3855


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