Do you find it hard to download or install your Guitar Link USB Interface Driver? For those who just purchased a Behringer GUITAR LINK UCG102 and clueless of the next steps to do, please follow the guidelines below. Please take note though that BEHRINGER USB ASIO driver 2.8.14 works for both Windows XP and VISTA.
Take note that these Driver Installation instructions are for Sound Cards Only. These instructions may not be applicable to other audio devices.
- Click on Download Now and a File Download box will appear.
- Select Save This Program to Disk and a Save As box will appear.
- Select a directory to save the driver in and click Save.
- Locate the driver file using Windows Explorer when the download has completed.
All the driver files and setup program will be extracted into a directory on your hard drive while running the downloaded file. The directory these driver are extracted to will have a similar name to the GUITAR LINK UCG102 model that was downloaded (i.e., c:\GUITAR LINK UCG102). The setup program will also automatically begin running after extraction. However, automatically running setup can be unchecked at the time of extracting the driver file.
Turn your computer power off.
Connect the Behringer GUITAR LINK UCG102 to your computer.
Turn on your computer. The Windows dialog called “Add New Hardware Wizard” will appear automatically when the GUITAR LINK UCG102 is first connected to the your computer. (To display this dialog manually, you can choose the Start button and then Settings to access the Control Panel, and then double click on Add New Hardware. The Behringer GUITAR LINK UCG102 needs to be connected first.)
The Add New Hardware Wizard dialog box guides you through the driver installation process. Click on Next to move from step to step.
A dialog states “Windows will now search for any new Plug and Play devices on your system”. Click Next.
A subsequent dialog gives you these options: Search for the best driver for your GUITAR LINK UCG102 (Recommended). Display a list of all drivers in a specific location, so you can select the driver you want. Please accept the recommended choice by clicking on Next.
The Wizard will then search your hard drive for a file called ….. *****.inf (for example GUITAR LINK UCG102.inf). This file contains all the information that Windows needs to install the correct device drivers.
If during installation in Windows, you will be prompted with a message warning that the driver software has not passed Windows Logo testing. Select Continue Anyway and proceed with the installation. The driver is completely tested and verified by Behringer, and safe to use.
Click Finish to complete the driver installation when you see the Completing the Found New Hardware Wizard screen.
You will see the Installation Complete screen once the installer has finished copying the files. Click Finish.
Windows will automatically continue to install the driver for Behringer GUITAR LINK UCG102.
After you complete driver installations, you should restart your computer.
After restarting Windows, you will see the Behringer GUITAR LINK UCG102 panel icon in your system tray (lower right corner of your desktop). Click on the icon to open the Behringer GUITAR LINK UCG102 panel.
Search and consult the Readme file for additional installation drivers instructions for your GUITAR LINK UCG102.
Go to Device Manager, check the devices under “Sound, video and game controllers”. You will see the Behringer GUITAR LINK UCG102 if you have completed the installation process correctly.
Your GUITAR LINK UCG102 is ready to use.