Windows 8/7 USB drivers for sensor and VCP features
u-blox Positioning Chips and Modules
Sensor and VCP USB Driver Installation for
Windows 8, Windows 7
In order to take advantage of the Sensor and VCP features with u-blox positioning products connected to computers running Windows 8 and Windows 7 one needs to install the u-blox USB driver below.
- Location events issued to the location API whenever GNSS data updated
- All USB based u-blox positioning chips and modules
- USB selective suspend
- 32 and 64 bit Intel version platform (Windows 8 ARM platform upon request)
- Windows 7 & 8 applications/gadgets and u-center (with location API functionality)
- Optional virtual COM port driver for non location-aware application
- WHQL certified (Windows 7 available, Windows 8 planned)
- Supports all mandatory and most optional sensor properties and data types
Note: the Windows 7 Starter Edition does not support the Sensor and Location Platform.
Visit http://www.microsoft.com/whdc/sensors for more information about Microsoft's Windows Sensor and Location Platform.
Visit http://windowsteamblog.com/ for a software developers Blog for Windows 7 & 8.