This is an attempt to post what I received from EA this evening. Doubt the pictures will show as they do when I received it in MS Word. Still should be helpful though.
How to use ORCA USB adaptor to update your Electronic Speed Controller (ESC)
This applies to the following hardware:
Vritra VX (all colors)
Vritra VX1 (all colors)
Vritra VXX (all colors)
“USB ready” Program Card
What you need:
- An ORCA USB Link Adaptor
- A Windows PC with one of the following Operating Systems:
o Windows XP (all versions)
o Windows 7 (all versions)
o Windows 8.1 (non RT)
- Sensor cable
- ESC to be updated
- Program Card to be updated
Note: Be very careful when disconnecting the Program Card adaptor from the USB Adaptor. It is recommended that you do not pull by the wires and always pry at the plastic connections to prevent damage.
STEP1: PREPARE YOUR SYSTEM
You must update to Windows 8.1 then follow Windows 8.1 procedure
You must disable Driver Signature Verification.
Follow this link for step-by-step instructions:
Then proceed to All OS procedure
You need winrar to uncompress the installation files, it can be downloaded here:
Select either 32bit or 64bit to match your OS. (Note: Suggest using WinRAR version 5.01 files as opposed to the Beta files at the top of the list. Bill)
Save your ESC settings before proceeding to the next step as it will be erased.