This section guides you in the installation of the 1-For-3 Control Pack and shows you how to run the demonstration.
Install ONSPEC for Win32 following the ONSPEC installation procedures.
Make a backup copy of the Control Pack disk. To install, enter the following command at the Windows Run box:
and follow the directions. The default selection will install the Control Pack to the ONSPEC Folder.
We recommend that you install the product to the ONSPEC BASE subdirectory. If you install the product to the DEMO subdirectory, the PIDS.IBM file there will be overwritten by the new one. Then the ONSPEC Demo will not work right.
Notice that you can still run ANN Demo from ONSPEC Demo icon because the Block 11 (ANN) and Block 12 (PID) have been configured in the demo PIDS.IBM file.
Files IncludedThe following files are included in the distribution disk:
Notice that you may need to copy the PIDS.IBM, PXL075.IBM, and DIS075.KEY files to the default ONSPEC directory. For instance, the C:\ONSPEC\WORK\BASE subdirectory.
Start and Stop the ProgramStart from 1 For 3 Icon
Go to ONSPEC Folder and double click on the 1 For 3 Icon. It will start the Control Pack.
For Windows 95 or NT 4.0 users, you can start Control Pack using the Start Menu. If you need to see the ONSPEC Folder, point your mouse on the Start button, press right mouse button, and select Open. Then you can see the ONSPEC Folder from the Program Folder.
Notice that the command line pre-defined for the 1 For 3 Icon is as follows:
You can modify this command line by doing the following steps: click on the icon, press the right mouse button, select Properties, and select Shortcut page. The Target field shows the command line.
Start from MS-DOS Command Prompt
Open an MS-DOS prompt window and go to C:\ONSPEC\CONPAK directory and enter
If you want to see the messages from the program, you should run the program in its monitor mode by entering:
Stop the Program
The clean way to stop the Control Pack is to turn FLG off. When ONSPEC quits, Control Pack will also shut down.
Run 1-For-3 ANN Controller Demo