How to Install Unitelway Driver Suite on Windows 10 64-bit
Unitelway Driver Suite is a software package that allows you to communicate with Schneider Electric PLCs using the Unitelway protocol. It is compatible with various software applications such as EcoStruxure Control Expert, PL7, and Unity Pro. However, some users may encounter problems with Unitelway Driver Suite after upgrading their Windows 10 version to 1803 or higher. In this article, we will show you how to fix this issue and install Unitelway Driver Suite on Windows 10 64-bit.
Step 1: Download the latest version of Unitelway Driver Suite
The first step is to download the latest version of Unitelway Driver Suite from the Schneider Electric website. The version 184.108.40.206 of the Unitelway Driver Suite fixes the compatibility problems with Windows 10 version 1803 or higher[^2^]. You can download it from the link below:
Save the file to a convenient location on your computer.
Step 2: Uninstall the previous version of Unitelway Driver Suite
If you have installed a previous version of Unitelway Driver Suite on your computer, you need to uninstall it before installing the new version. To do this, follow these steps:
Open Control Panel and select Programs and Features.
Find Unitelway Driver Suite in the list of installed programs and click Uninstall.
Follow the instructions on the screen to complete the uninstallation process.
Restart your computer.
Step 3: Install the new version of Unitelway Driver Suite
After uninstalling the previous version of Unitelway Driver Suite, you can install the new version by following these steps:
Locate the file LAN-Win10_Win11-XXX.zip that you downloaded in step 1 and unzip it.
Right-click on the file e2f.inf and choose Install.
Click Yes on the pop-up window.
Click Ok on the operation completed successfully window. Note: This window only appears on Windows 10.
Congratulations! You have successfully installed Unitelway Driver Suite on Windows 10 64-bit. You can now use it to communicate with your Schneider Electric PLCs using the Unitelway protocol.
Step 4: Test the communication with your PLC
To verify that Unitelway Driver Suite is working properly, you can test the communication with your PLC using one of the software applications that support Unitelway protocol. For example, you can use EcoStruxure Control Expert to create a project and connect to your PLC. To do this, follow these steps:
Open EcoStruxure Control Expert and create a new project or open an existing one.
Select your PLC model and configure its communication parameters.
Click on the Communication menu and select Connect.
Select Unitelway as the communication driver and choose the appropriate COM port.
Click OK to establish the connection.
If the connection is successful, you should see a green icon next to your PLC in the project tree.
You can now upload or download your program to your PLC or monitor its variables.
If you encounter any problems with the communication, you can check the following:
Make sure your PLC is powered on and connected to your computer via a Unitelway cable.
Make sure you have selected the correct COM port and baud rate for your communication driver.
Make sure you have configured the correct address and protocol for your PLC.
Make sure there are no conflicts or interferences with other devices or programs using the same COM port.
If you need further assistance, you can contact Schneider Electric technical support or visit their website for more information. 061ffe29dd