4.1 Install BlackBox Device Drivers

The OpenBuilds BlackBox uses an FTDI USB Interface chip.

In order to use it on your computer, you may need to install device drivers.

  • More modern operating systems may be able to use the Blackbox directly without additional drivers,
  • Some computers might download drivers automatically from it's online update servers.

Connect your OpenBuilds BlackBox to your computer using a USB cable.

If it fails to install drivers automatically, you can download and install the drivers for your operating system from FTDI

Windows 7/8/8.1/10/11: Download CDM212364_SETUP.ZIP or check on the manufacturers website at for more up to date versions

Mac / Linux / Other Windows versions: Refer to

PS: Don't forget to Disable USB Selective Suspend on Windows machines
docs/blackbox-4x/install-drivers.txt · Last modified: 2022/08/19 17:26 (external edit)