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To get started with the device follow the steps described below:
Min Windows version: Windows 7
Processor: More than 1 GHz
RAM: More than 1 GB
Max connected devices: 2
Min free disk space: More than 2 GB
Additional Software: .NET 4.5
Windows version: Windows 10
Processor: More than 2 GHz
RAM: More than 2 GB
Max connected devices: 4
Min free disk space: More than 4 GB
Additional Software: .NET 4.5
Attention! Make sure that you have installed Microsoft .Net Framework 4.5, that available by the following link: in the official website
Download the latest available version of the program from the website https://gectacoin.com
Launch the installer.
a. Choose the folder to install.
b. Press “Install” button.
c. Wait until the installation is complete, and then close the installer.
To launch the program, double-click the “WinLauncher.exe” with the mouse left button.
The GTmainer application is running. It is waiting for the device to be connected.
- If your Windows protection is turned on you will see the following screen (pop-up window)
- Click the “More info” button and select “Run anyway”
- If you see “User Account Control” window – click “Yes”
Congratulations! You have “WinLauncher” program running. The drivers and program updates are downloaded automatically. “WinLauncher” allows not to follow the previous steps during the software update.
In case if you see “Yes” in the “Driver Detected” field – press the “Launch” button and GectaLinker application will start and your devices will be detected automatically. Otherwise press the “Drivers Install” button.
We recommend to use Windows 10 operating system. In Windows 10, an automated Driver update is performed and you don’t have to complete these steps. If you can update your operating system to Windows 10 – it’s better to do it. Installation permission is not required after the upgrading process is finished.
If you still want to use Windows 8/8.1, please perform the following adjustment steps. They need to be done only once during the first launch of the application.
Press the “Re-Install Drivers” button in the “WinLauncher” program. The installation will be performed automatically. Check the “Driver Detected” field to make sure the “Error” disappeared and click the “Launch” button.
In case if you see the below notification, this means that the application has insufficient rights for the driver installation. To allow the installation of the driver you need to complete the steps below.
Open the system menu of Windows 8/8.1 by pressing the “Win” button. Find the “PC Settings” section and open it.
Select the “Update and recovery” item from the menu of “PC settings”.
Enter the “Recovery” field and press the ‘Restart now” button
You will be forwarded to the next menu. Select the “Troubleshoot” button
Click the “Advanced options” button in the next section
In the appeared menu select the “Startup Settings” item
Press the “Restart” button
In the next section you need to click the keyboard button corresponding to “Disable driver signature enforcement” item, which is number 7 in our case and we click the button “F7”. Having pressed an appropriate button your PC will turn on.
Start the WinLauncher.exe. If you have completed all the previous steps correctly you will see the following system message. Press the “Install this driver software anyway” button
Congratulations! WinLauncher has changed the status in the “Driver Detected” section to “Yes”. Now click the “Launch” button and insert the device.