JADConfig Instructions [v3.5.2.0]

The PDF attached to this Knowledge Base article includes a basic guide for how to successfully run the JADConfig utility. It is strongly recommended that this PDF be downloaded and reviewed prior to receipt of your switch to ensure the correct tools are in-hand when it comes time to configure your system.

This guide is intended as a basic manual for how to successfully run JADConfig to set up a new Just Add Power 2G or 3G installation. A more in-depth PDF including detailed step-by-step instructions for setting up control system drivers is available in the full JADConfig User Guide.

Basic requirements include:

  • Download and review this instruction manual
  • Windows 7 or later PC (Mac computers are not supported)
  • USB-to-RS232 Adapter (if your computer does not have a native RS232 port)
  • Switch console cable (commonly included with your switch)
  • Wired network connection
  • Fundamental understanding of the Just Add Power system to be configured