Before beginning please download version 3.0.1 of the client software here.
If your Proxmark3 is still running version 2.3.0 please take a look at our Upgrading your Proxmark3 to V3.0.1 blog post.
NOTE: These instructions may not work inside a Virtual Machine.
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Step 2: Connect your Proxmark3 to the PC using the 1' long Mini USB cable.
Step 3: Open device manager and see which port your Proxmark3 has been assigned too.
Step 4: Navigate to where you extracted the Proxspace environment. In there you should see a folder called pm3, drag or copy and paste the downloaded/extracted v3.0.1 client software folder.
Step 5: Double click on the runme batch file in the Proxspace folder.
Step 6: Navigate to the windows v3.0.1 client folder.
pm3 ~$ cd pm3-bin-v3_0_1/
pm3 ~/pm3-bin-v3_0_1$ ls driver macOS recovery scripts ubuntu_x64 windows
pm3 ~/pm3-bin-v3_0_1$ cd windows/ pm3 ~/pm3-bin-v3_0_1/windows$ ls armsrc bootrom client
pm3 ~/pm3-bin-v3_0_1/windows$ cd client/ pm3 ~/pm3-bin-v3_0_1/windows/client$ ls flasher.exe fpga_compress.exe proxmark3.exe
Step 7: Enter "proxmark3 COM#" with # being the COM port number assigned to your Proxmark3.
pm3 ~/pm3-bin-v3_0_1/windows/client$ ./proxmark3 COM4 Prox/RFID mark3 RFID instrument bootrom: master-rysc/v3.0.1 2017-09-21 19:22:16 os: master-rysc/v3.0.1 2017-09-21 19:22:17 LF FPGA image built for 2s30vq100 on 2015/03/06 at 07:38:04 HF FPGA image built for 2s30vq100 on 2017/05/17 at 17:48:26 uC: AT91SAM7S512 Rev B Embedded Processor: ARM7TDMI Nonvolatile Program Memory Size: 512K bytes. Used: 194482 bytes (37%). Free: 329806 bytes (63%). Second Nonvolatile Program Memory Size: None Internal SRAM Size: 64K bytes Architecture Identifier: AT91SAM7Sxx Series Nonvolatile Program Memory Type: Embedded Flash Memory proxmark3>