Instrument Communication Utility

The Instrument Communication Utility is designed to enable serial (USB) or TCP/IP communication with Lake Shore instruments that support those forms of communication. It will enable the user to detect which COM ports are available on a local computer. It also allows the user to connect to remote, Ethernet connected instruments. In both serial and TCP/IP connected sessions, the user can send commands and receive responses from the connected instrument. It is designed as a basic diagnostic utility, to streamline troubleshooting and to assist with Lake Shore service requests.

Version: 1.1
Publisher: Lake Shore Cryotronics, Inc.

Supported operating systems: Windows Vista and newer
Supported instruments: All newer Lake Shore instruments


The following prerequisites are required:

  • Windows Installer 4.5
  • .NET Framework 4

If these components are not already installed, you can download the application setup zip file to install the prerequisites.

Instrument Communication Utility
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