Windows cannot find 'dak-updater'


  • Display studio can not connect to the DMP 8000
  • Computer name was changed during installation
  • Updating from 6.2 to 7.5


  • DMP 8000    


  • Batch file had Windows XP paths in it


  1. Open up DakupdaterStartup.bat
  2. Make sure it has only the following information in it

    SET programpath="%PROGRAMFILES(x86)%\Daktronics\dmp"

    echo %programpath%

    start /min /D%programpath%\Updater\ dak-updater

  3. Restart the computer and verify the error went away






KB ID: DD3550538

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