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Brightstar Quantum Filter Wheel
      #5909614 - 06/08/13 11:44 AM

Hi everyone
I have just bought the Quantum filter wheel buy brightstar and i can't get the drivers that are on the disk to work with windows 8 64 bit. Any ideas or where i can get the up to date drivers. I have tried the brightstar web site with no joy.

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Re: Brightstar Quantum Filter Wheel new [Re: ExmouthDevon]
      #5909630 - 06/08/13 11:57 AM

Welcome to CN! My guess is they don't have drivers and it just doesn't work with Windows 8.

I'd email the manufacturer and see what their plans are. Most of us imagers tend to keep old laptops around because we've seen this rinse and repeate as windows has updated. It can take manufacturers months before they get a good driver out.

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Re: Brightstar Quantum Filter Wheel new [Re: Raginar]
      #5911111 - 06/09/13 10:34 AM

If you are getting the Not Digitally Signed message, here are pretty good instructions for fixing that. Otherwise, you'll have give a little more info.

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