The evaluation software supports the following USB to I2C interface cables:
CABLE-SMBUS-3PINZ (See note below)
The ADMxxxx Run-Time installs the necessary devices drivers to support these interfaces on the PC for use with the ADI evaluation tools. These devices drivers support the Microsoft Windows XP, Vista, and 7 versions of the operating system.
Refer to the document 'Updating USB-IIC Dongle Driver' in the Common folder of the Analog Devices entry in the Start menu for more details.
The CABLE-SMBUS-3PINZ and CABLE-SMBUS-5PINZ are Parallel port to IIC converter dongles. These are only supported on Windows XP, due to changes in the Windows Driver architecture, it is not possible to provide support for these on any version of Windows Vista or Windows 7.
Note: While these cables are currently supported by software, users are strongly recommended to replace them with one the USB based interfaces for reliability and robustness reasons.