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10-23-2013 07:07 PM  4 years agoPost 1
chicagoslick

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I am trying to update my CGY750 from version 1.2 to 1.31 and cannot get the CIU2 to work. Looked through Futaba site and cannot find directions for using Windows 7.

I appreciate any help...

thanks in advance,

Gary

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10-23-2013 07:45 PM  4 years agoPost 2
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Windows 7 instructions............

http://downloads.hobbico.com/softwa...river-2_eng.pdf

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10-24-2013 12:19 PM  4 years agoPost 3
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Thanks Steve...

That worked... I actually had the PDF file you referenced, but never read far enough to notice it covered Windows 7. I never got past the asterisk with a note that states

"* These CIU-2 drivers are for windowsVista/XP/2000 use, and is not
compatible with other OS."

Futaba probably needs to update that document.

thanks again,

Gary

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10-24-2013 01:06 PM  4 years agoPost 4
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That's just to cover their butts, as new OS come along they can't guarantee that the CIU will work with them.

If you skip me I can't play!

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10-24-2013 01:37 PM  4 years agoPost 5
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Glad you got it working Gary. Futaba's one and only downfall are their manuals. Not the easiest things to navigate and understand. Oh well, small price to pay for high quality products they do provide.

Enjoy!

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10-24-2013 03:43 PM  4 years agoPost 6
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Steve,

Agreed....By the way you don't realize who I am do you? I am pretty sure you are the Steve in the IRCHC. We are in the same club....Between you, James and I we were the only ones using Futaba...I am also using the 14SGH...

Gary

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10-24-2013 05:59 PM  4 years agoPost 7
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Gary!

Sorry I did not make the connection. LOL!

Really liking my 14SGH.

Hope all is well!

Steve

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