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Are the TRACE32 products in compliance with the European Regulation "REACH"?
Ref: 0309

Lauterbach GmbH is a so called "downstream user" and delivers only manufactured products. We do not provide chemical substances or preparations. The key features of Lauterbach products are their form and function, not their chemical composition.

TRACE32 products contain no substances to be intentionally released under proper conditions especially no hazardous substances. We do not use substances on the candidate list of substances of very high concern at all during production. There are no chemicals or preparations used exceeding 1 ton a year.

Consequently, no registration of chemical substances is necessary for Lauterbach and Lauterbach is currently not affected by REACH.

The statement above is provided in utmost good faith, no representations or warranties are made with regards to its completeness or accuracy and no liability will be accepted for damages of any nature whatsoever resulting from the use of or reliance on the information.

Are the TRACE32 products in compliance with the European "WEEE" directive?
Ref: 0365

Statement of Compliance:
The product group TRACE32 of Lauterbach GmbH, Germany is in compliance to the European Community directive 2002/96/EC Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment Directive, dated January 27th 2003. (In Germany the WEEE Directive is called "Richtlinie 2002/96/EG über Elektro- und Elektronik-Altgeräte").

TRACE32 tools are capital goods with a typical useful lifetime of more than 10 years. They are used as professional devices only in other than private households (so-called "business-to-business devices - B2B"). The tools demonstrate their B2B characteristics and nature of no doubt by their usage and purpose as well as the group of buyers and the price.

TRACE32 tools are included in the device category 9 ("monitoring and control instruments") to the section "Equipment for measuring in the laboratory".

The responsibility for disposal will be transferred with the purchase of a TRACE32 tools to the buyer according to the general terms and conditions of Lauterbach GmbH.

The text of the European WEEE Directive 2002/96lEC can be found at:
or in German language:

Why does my TRACE32 software version not work with PowerDebug PRO or PowerTrace PX?
Ref: 0427

If you get an error message like
"Fatal error: This software is too old to use this Lauterbach Hardware. Use more recent software!"
"FATAL ERROR from PODBUS-driver: TRACE32 USB device not connected".
Please check whether the used TRACE32 software fulfills the requirements below.

PowerDebug PRO is the successor of PowerDebug-II.
This kind of new hardware module requires at least TRACE32 software revision 58927 from 11/2014.

PowerTrace PX is the successor of PowerTrace.
This kind of new hardware module requires at least TRACE32 software revision 59808 from 11/2014.

The TRACE32 USB driver must be updated too.

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