Set the Sentinel Driver Acquisition Timeout


Instructions provided describe how to set the Sentinel Driver Acquisition Timeout.


  1. Double-click on C:\Program Files\ESRI\License\drivers\SetupX86.exe to open the Sentinel Driver Setup Program.

    For 8.x users who have upgraded to the Sentinel driver version 5.41.1, double-click on c:\Program Files\Rainbow Technologies\Sentinel System Driver\SetupSysDriver.exe

    ArcGIS 9.x users who have upgraded to the 7.x or higher version of the sentinel system driver can find SetupSysDriver.exe in the C:\Program Files\Common Files\SafeNet Sentinel\Sentinel System Driver or in C:\Program Files\Rainbow Technologies\Sentinel System Driver.

  2. Select Configure Sentinel Driver from the Functions drop-down list or select Configure Driver. This opens the Sentinel Driver window.
    [O] Sentinel Driver Window
  3. Click the Edit button.
  4. At the Configure Port window, uncheck the Auto box under Port Ownership Method.
  5. Set the Acquisition Timeout to -1.
    [O-Image] Acquisition Timeout
  6. Click OK to save the settings.
  7. Reboot the computer.

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