Windows 10 Installation
Beginning with Windows 8, the standard installation procedure ceased working. The following instructions, which also work for Windows 10, were developed at RPI.
Installing Rensselaer Mobile Studio Desktop Software on Windows 8 & 10.
The problem is the unsigned driver. You need to allow installation of unsigned drivers on your Windows 8 or 10 computer. It will then work normally.First download the Mobile Studio Desktop and install it. Then follow these instructions.
While on the Start Screen, open Computer Settings which is located on the Charms Menu.
Change PC Settings
Restart now under Advanced startup
Disable driver signature enforcement, the computer will reboot
Go to desktop by pressing WinKey + D
Open Windows Explorer by pressing WinKey + E
Right click on computer and choose Manage
Click on Device Manager
Right Click on the Mobile Studio Driver which should have the yellow ! symbol on it, and choose update driver
Browse to the Drivers folder under C:\ Program Files (x86)\Rensselaer\Mobile Studio Desktop\Drivers
You should get a warning message that the driver is unsigned
Click on Install anyway
Re launch Mobile Studio
Connect the Mobile Studio board and you should now be able to see the board
If not click on Refresh Device List at the bottom of the window