Download and Install
Click HERE to download the CAN-8
Click Run or Open
Follow the instructions that explain how to install
the software. Answer yes, when it asks if you want to create a
folder called CAN8
You should now have an icon called CAN8 on your
Double Click on the Icon to launch the program
You should see the following screen. If you do,
please go on to the next section called logging-in
If you do not and you receive an error, you may read the installation
notes on the right, or go directly to this
Can 8 will not run on a MAC or on Linux. We have
not tested it on Virtual PC
If you receive the error, "16-bit
subsystem error" your computer has corrupted configuration files for
16-bit programs. You have probably never seen this error because
most programs are 32 bit and use different configuration files.
If you have Windows 2000, please follow the instructions here in order
to fix the problem
If you have Windows
XP, please follow the instructions here in order to fix the problem
If you do not have an XP or 2000 CD, click
here to download the files you need.
Extract the two files and put them in your \windows\system32 directory.
CAN-8 uses UDP PORTS 17181 to 17200
to run. Your firewall needs to be configured to allow these ports.
Software firewalls like ZoneAlarm
may automatically recognize the activity and ask you if you want to
proceed. If you say NO, CAN 8 will not work
Hardware firewalls need to be
configured. Please read your user manual to determine the best way