Using the pcProxConfig Software

Using the pcProxConfig Software

  1. From the Windows start menu, go to All Apps >> RF Ideas >> pcProxConfig.exe

    pcProx executable

  2. The user interface will appear as below.

    pcProx user interface

  3. Plug the pcProx Plus USB enrollment reader into an available USB port.
  4. The reader will beep once and its LED will be red.
  5. Verify that Connection Type is set to USB.

    USB Connection Method

  6. Click the Connect button.

    Connect Button

  7. No drivers are required for the reader, so it should appear in the Device list, as highlighted.

    Detected USB Reader
  8. Near the top of the pcProxConfig window you will see the configuration section.

    Configuration Section

  9. From the credential formats drop-down list select the desired format.

    Select the Mifare format

  10. Click on the Format tab.

    Format Button

  11. You then have to set the following settings to zero (to ensure the entire card number length is read)

    Set parity stripping to zero

  12. Click on the Write Active button to set the selected format as the active format for the USB enrollment reader.

    Write Active Format Button

  13. The format will be written to the reader and will be active within just a few seconds.

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