Connect a Miura Card Reader with a Windows PC

You can connect the Miura Card Reader with a Windows PC via USB.

Before connecting, make sure that you have configured your Miura Card Reader for Windows.

USB: Connecting to the Miura via USB

  1. Make sure the Miura is running in USB Serial Mode as described here and connect it to the Windows PC.
  2. In the Device Manager of the Windows PC, the Miura should appear under Ports (COM & LPT) named Gadget Serial or PI USB to Serial:
  3. On Windows 7 and 8.1 the Miura driver might not be automatically installed, causing the Miura to show up with status "The drivers for this device are not installed. (Code 28).".
    In this case, perform the following steps to manually install the driver:
    1. Download the Miura USB Drivers and unzip them on the Windows PC
    2. In the Device Manager, select Update Driver... and then Browse my computer for driver software
    3. Select Let me pick from a list of device drivers on my computer, Show All Devices, Browse my computer for driver software and then Have Disk...
    4. Finally locate the miura-usb-serial.inf from the zip and the Miura should show up as a working in the Device Manager.
  4. Specify the COM Port when setting up the PayServer.