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Getting the CycleGear Bilt Techno 2.0 with Sena DWO-5 headset to work with Sena's Driver software.

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UPDATE - 9/26/2017 the following announcement was on the Sena Forum:

A new version of the Cycle Gear Bluetooth Device Manager has been uploaded to the website. This will allow you to update the firmware for the DWO-5.

I have confirmed that the software installs correctly AND that is includes the FTD2XX.DLL which was missing from their last version.

In addition to programming as a profession, I really like to ride motorcycles. Recently I bought myself a really nice Bilt Techno 2.0 modular helmet from CycleGear. They have two local shops in the Chicago area and really do a nice job helping you to select the appropriate gear. This helmet includes a Bluetooth radio DWO-5 supplied by Sena. Out of the box everything worked well. Being the tech type of guy I am, I wanted to try the "Device Manager" software which updates the firmware and allows you to set the speed dial numbers.

This is my experience getting this to actually work and the poor support I got from Sena's technical s…