Getting Started with the REV Hardware Client

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The REV Hardware Client is software designed to make managing REV devices easier for the end user. This Client automatically detects connected device(s), downloads the latest software for those device(s), allows for seamless updating of the device(s), and allows for device configuration and management.

For more information on the REV Hardware Client, including a full list of supported devices, see the User's Manual.

Latest REV Hardware Client - Version 1.5.3

You can also download the REV Hardware Client using an offline installer, bundled with software from March 21st, 2023: - Offline Installer bundled with FRC software

The REV Hardware Client will not work with SPARK MAX beta units distributed by REV to the SPARK MAX beta testers. It is only compatible with units received after 12/21/2018.

System Requirements

  • Operating System: Windows 10 (64-bit) or newer

  • Processor: 64-bit

Installation Instructions

  • Download the REV Hardware Client Installer above.

  • Run the Installer

  • Run the REV Hardware Client from the Windows Start Menu or a desktop shortcut

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