This FAQ denotes a method to communicate to the AC10 with a generic RS485 converter. It is instead advised to use the 1002-00 cloning/serial converter module for connecting to the AC10, see this FAQ: 1002-00 Module Guide
The AC10 family may utilize DSELite for programming if not done so through the keypad. For the free DSELite software download see this FAQ.
The following AC10 firmware is compatible with DSE Lite:
- IP20 Frames 1-5 with firmware 2.00, 2.27, 2.31, 2.32 or later
- IP20 Frames 6-12 with firmware 3.27 and 3.31 or later
- IP66 All Frames: 4.27 and 4.31 or later
Before beginning, it is important to make sure to match the firmware of the drive you have with the template version you are going to use. The following document will walk you through connecting to DSELite using a generic RS485 converter:
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