VetScan i-STAT 1 Analyzer

Installation Guide

Step 1: Unpacking

  1. Remove the VetScan i-STAT 1 Analyzer from the shipping carton.
  2. Check the components received with the VetScan i-STAT 1 Analyzer against the following list to ensure you have everything required to set up the analyzer:
    1. If you ordered the VetScan i-STAT 1 Starter Kit
      1. VetScan i-STAT 1 Analyzer
      2. Two 9-volt lithium batteries
      3. VetScan i-STAT User Guide
      4. VetScan i-STAT technical bulletin packet
      5. VetScan i-STAT operator's manual
      6. Martel printer
      7. VetScan i-STAT 1 serial downloader
    2. If you ordered only the VetScan i-STAT 1 Analyzer:
      1. VetScan i-STAT 1 Analyzer
      2. Two 9-volt lithium batteries
      3. VetScan i-STAT User Guide
  3. Complete the warranty online at www.abaxis.com/warranty within 10 days of installation to start the warranty period. Customers are placed on the customer mailing list to receive information pertaining to the VetScan i-STAT 1 Analyzer, such as software upgrades and new product announcements.

Step 2: Install/Change Batteries

  1. Slide the battery compartment door off.
  2. Tilt the analyzer to slide out the battery carrier.
  3. Locate two (2) 9 volt lithium batteries. Insert a battery into each side of battery carrier, matching + and - marks on batteries to the + and - marks on battery carrier.
  4. Slide battery carrier into the analyzer (Label facing up).
  5. Slide battery door back into place.

Step 3: Check/Change Date and Time

  1. Turn on analyzer
  2. Press Menu to change screen to Administration Menu.
  3. Press 5 (Set Clock)
  4. Press Ent (No password is required)
  5. Use arrow keys to move the cursor to a digit if it needs to be changed. Use number keys to change digit.
  6. Press Ent to accept changes, or Menu to cancel changes.

Step 4: Check Software and Status

  1. From the Administration Menu, press 1.
  2. Check that software (CLEW & Version) in the Analyzer is up to date.

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