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How to download a program to a Red Lion HMI with the Crimson software

The easiest ways to download your program from your PC to your HMI is with a USB or an Ethernet cable.  To the right is a video that shows the same step by step instructions below.

To download your program using the USB method you will need a USB A to B cable such as THIS one.

To download your program using the Ethernet method you will need a standard Ethernet patch cable such as THIS one.

1.  Open your program using the Crimson software.

2.  Go to Link then select Options...

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3.  Then either select USB to download via USB or TCP/IP to download via Ethernet then click OK.  Your PC's Ethernet must be configured properly to communicate with the HMI.

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4.  Go back to Link and click Update or alternately you can press F9.

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