XM Direct 2
WINDOWS FIRMWARE PROGRAMMING
 
Please uninstall all old versions before downloading
 
Installation Instructions: How Do I ADD "XM Direct 2" to my Car Stereo
Step 1:
Download XM Direct 2 Application. If not downloaded, please click here to Download XM Direct 2.
Step 2:
Select the CNP2000UCA (universal programmable adapter) and the appropriate connection cable
(see compatibility product and pricing list below)
Option
Universal Main Kit
MSRP
Connection cable
MSRP
  ALPINE
CNP2000UCA
$79.99
CNPALP1
$19.99
  CLARION
CNP2000UCA
$79.99
CNPCLA1
$19.99
  ECLIPSE
CNP2000UCA
$79.99
CNPECL1
$19.99
  JENSEN
CNP2000UCA
$79.99
CNPJEN1
$19.99
  JVC
CNP2000UCA
$79.99
CNPJVC1
$19.99
  KENWOOD
CNP2000UCA
$79.99
CNPKEN1
$19.99
  PANASONIC
CNP2000UCA
$79.99
CNPPAN1
$19.99
  SONY
CNP2000UCA
$79.99
CNPSON1
$19.99
Step 3:
  • Locate your PC/Laptop
  • You will need the CNP2000UCA universal programmable adapter and included USB cable
Step 4:
  • Remove the plastic cover from the universal programmable adapter
Step 5:
  • Connect the cable to the mini-USB port on the adapter
  • Connect other end to the USB port on your PC/Laptop
IMPORTANT!!! STOP & READ

Step 6:
For first time Users, you will be prompted to add Device Driver. Instructions for:
Windows XP users: Click here        Windows 7 users: Click here.
Step 7:
  • After installing Device Driver, please click on XM Direct 2 icon on your Desktop.
  • Unrestrict Activex Control. See below
Step 8:
  • Choose your make/brand of car stereo from the selected manufacturers
Step 9:
  • Select the model number of your car stereo from the list
Step 10:
  • Verify the brand and model number you selected is correct
  • Run your software protocol (process takes less than 10 seconds)
Step 11:
  • Once the download is complete EXIT the application.
  • After exiting the application carefully remove the USB cable from the PC/Laptop and the CNP2000UCA.