floppy disk drive (e:) may not be recognized.
The complete excavator diagnostics program is
To "reboot", push Ctrl and Alt and Delete at
contained on a single floppy disk. The program
the same time or push and hold both left and
requires approximately twelve megabytes upon
right mouse buttons down for 10 seconds
installation. Installation of the program or software
updates is best accomplished using the following
3. Turn the computer on. This is done on the
recommended computer by pushing function Fn
NOTE: The latest version of the excavator diagnostics
and ON at the same time.
program now contains a list of supported
excavator models in the About John Deere
4. Adjust brightness of screen. Push Fn and F4 or F5
window. To check the list of excavator models
supported, click on the About button on the
Toolbar or the Help drop down menu on the
5. Using the mouse, push the Start button at the
Menu Bar and then click on About John
lower left corner of screen.
NOTE: The mouse is a short post located below the
space bar. Push the post in direction you want
1. Insert floppy disk in floppy disk drive.
the cursor to move. Click the buttons on the
left of the mouse when cursor is in desired
2. Connect floppy disk drive to the computer. As
location. The tip of the cursor must be on the
needed, connect an external power source to floppy
menu button for menu to open.
NOTE: If floppy disk drive is not connected when the
computer is first "booted" (turned on) the
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