Operating system: Windows 95, 95 OSR2, 98 or 98 SE, Windows ME,
Windows NT Workstation 4.0 Service Pack 3, Windows 2000 Professional, Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7,
Memory: 32 megabytes (MB) for Windows 9x and ME, 64 MB for Windows NT,
128 MB for Windows 2000 and XP, 1 gigabyte (GB) (32-bit) or 2 GB (64-bit) for Windows Vista and Windows 7,
Processor: 100-megahertz (MHz) or faster processor for Windows 9x and ME,
300-MHz or faster processor for Windows 2000 and XP,
1-gigahertz (GHz) or faster 32-bit (x86) or 64-bit (x64) processor for Windows Vista and Windows 7,
Hard disk space: 2 MB of free hard disk space.
ATTENTION: The latest version of the software on this page works only with Broadlighters
starting with serial number 0311. If you need to request a previous version of the software, please contact us.
Click the Download button below to start the download.
File name: Companion_2_0.exe
Size: 300032 Bytes
MD5 checksum: 90299ADE9FF85910C46B6D8594013633
To use this program you have to install it and connect the Broadlighter
to your computer. Please use a 9 pin to 9 pin or 9 pin to 25 pin null modem
cable to connect the Broadlighter to your computer.
CAUTION: Always turn off all electrical power to the computer and to the Broadlighter before connecting or disconnecting the RS-232 cable.
To install the program, please follow the steps below:
When you launch the program for the first time a 'settings' window will appear.
Select the name of the COM port to which you are connecting the Broadlighter and press the OK button.
- Download the Companion_2_0.exe file
from this page by clicking the Download button above.
BCompanion_2_0.exe is a self-extracting archive that contains the following
• BCompanion.exe – Broadlighter Companion Software
• license.txt – Software license agreement
- Create a new folder on your hard drive.
- Execute the BCompanion_2_0.exe file to expand the archive
into that folder.
To uninstall the program, just remove its files from the folder
created during the installation.