How to Install the VEXos Utility for Windows

Step 1: Download the VEXos Utility.

  • Click here to download the VEXos Utility for Windows from VEX’s website.

Step 2: Click the icon. 

  • Click on the VEXos Utility icon when it appears in the popup window.

Step 3: Run the Installer.

  • Locate the VEXos Utility installation file in the Downloads folder or in the alternative location where the file was saved.
  • Click “Run” to start the installation.

Step 4: Click Next in the Setup Wizard.

  • Click the “Next” button when the Setup Wizard window pops up.

NOTE: This prompt may look different depending on which version of Windows is running.

Step 5: Accept the License Agreement.

  • Accept the VEXos Utility license agreement by selecting “I accept the terms in the license agreement.” 
  • Click the “Next” button to continue.

NOTE: This prompt may look different depending on which version of Windows is running.

Step 6: Continue through the prompts.

  • Notice the destination folder that the VEXos Utility will be installed in. 
  • Click the “Next” button to continue.

NOTE: This prompt may look different depending on which version of Windows is running.

Step 7: Grant Permission.

  • Click “Yes” when prompted to give permission to make the changes. 

NOTE: This prompt may look different depending on which version of Windows is running.

Step 8: Install the VEX Driver Software.

  • Click the “Install” button when prompted to install the VEX Robotics driver software.

NOTE: This prompt may look different depending on which version of Windows is running.

Step 9: Finish the Installation.

  • Click “Finish” to complete the installation.

Step 10: Launch the VEXos Utility.

  • Open the VEXos Utility by clicking the desktop shortcut or finding it within the list of programs.
  • Click to allow the program to open if a popup message asks for permissions.
  • Click here for instructions on how to update VEX IQ Firmware.

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