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Latest Software for APS Ink Delivery Systems

The APS Engineering Pico, Nano, and Mega Ink Delivery Systems (IDS) all run with the same easy-to-use software, which can be downloaded below. 

​Software Installation Instructions​​​

A. To download the IDS software: 

1. Download the software version for your unit. Both are compressed zip files 

2. Unzip the files to your computer

B. To install the PC software: 

1. Run "setup.exe"

2. The software will install on the PC and run the program 

C. To install the software on the IDS unit: 

1. Connect the IDS unit to the USB port of the PC​ 

2. Run "XLoader.exe"

3. A dialog box will appear. Under "Hex file" click on the button with the three dots (circled in red below)

4.  A file folder will open (shown below). Select Hex File: "Nano IDS R7 10.02.2021.hex" and click "Open"

5. The file folder will close. Return to the XLoader dialog box and select the COM Port that the IDS is on

6. Press "Upload" 

7. The IDS unit will turn off and on again when loaded

8. The IDS unit is ready to run