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"Adoption" is the process of allocating a Locomotive Control Unit to a button on the 0201 Direct Controller.

The process ensures that the LCU is adopted to the correct 0201 by tapping the 0201's passcode into the LCU through its Locoswitch pad.

The sensitivity of the Locoswitch pad and the connecting wire requires a particular technique to be used when tapping in the passcode to prevent the wrong code being entered.

The following customer support video shows the right - and wrong - ways to tap in the passcode:.