fm300fpban.gif (8479 bytes)
products.gif (1326 bytes) catalog.gif (1907 bytes) dcfield.gif (1913 bytes) handheld.gif (1922 bytes) sales.gif (1933 bytes) reqinfo.gif (1493 bytes) The FM300 Front Panel software package provides the owner of an MEDA Vector Magnetometer with a convenient way to acquire, log, display and save magnetic field data.

System Requirements
Download and Installation Instructions


The FM300 Front Panel Software package accompanies every Vector Magnetometer we deliver. The FM300 Front Panel software provides the user with a convenient means for controlling the FM300 through an RS232 COM port of a PC running under the Microsoft Windows 95/98 or Windows NT 4.0 operating system. The package consists of two programs: the FM300 Front Panel program and the FM300 Network Server.

Use the FM300 Network Server to automatically log magnetometer data to a host PC and make the data available to anyone connected to the host over the Internet.

Download the FM300 Front Panel software package and check out its capabilities by connecting to the FM300 Network Server that we have running on our web site.

System Requirements

  • Microsoft Windows 95/98/2000 or Microsoft Windows NT 4.0
  • Intel 486 or above processor

Download and Installation Instructions

  1. Click on the download button at the bottom of this page.
  2. Choose the 'Save this program to disk' option in the dialog box. The file name is fm300fp210.exe with a file size of about 2.9 Meg.
  3. After the file has downloaded, disable any antivirus programs and close down all other running programs.
  4. locate and double click on the fm300fp210.exe file to install the software.
  5. Follow the on screen instructions.

The default installation directory is c:\Program Files\meda. You will find the FM300 Front Panel and FM300 Network Server programs along with their associated Help files in the FM300 Front Panel group on the Programs submenu of the Start menu. The User's Manuals provide instructions on running the programs. Download the FM300 Front Panel User's Manual by clicking here. Download the FM300 Network Server User's Manual by clicking here.

Note: If you have any problems downloading the program and you are using Microsoft Internet Explorer 4.0, check to see that it is the latest version. The early versions were not able to connect to ftp sites. You will need to upgrade you browser to Internet Explorer 4.01 SP2 or Internet Explorer 6.0.

Save these instructions before downloading the file. Download time is approximately 17 minutes with a 28.8 kbs modem.

WB00941_.GIF (1211 bytes)

If you need technical assistance or would prefer us to send you the program on floppy disk, please call (703)996-8990 between 9:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. EST or submit an e-mail to

This page was last updated on 09/27/08