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Manual firmware update of MindConnect IoT2050

To prepare your MindConnect IoT2050 for Insights Hub version, please follow the next two steps:

  • Load new firmware on your MindConnect IoT2050


To update the firmware via Local Webserver URL, see Device Maintenance

Load new firmware on your MindConnect IoT2050

  1. Select the asset in the "Asset" tab.
  2. Open the MindConnect plugin.
  3. Select the "Firmware Update" view.


  4. In th Manual Firmware/Setup Download section, check the box to accept "Terms and Condition".

  5. Select the latest firmware from the dropdown option and click "Download" to download the latest firmware.
  6. Copy the downloaded fw.tar file to a USB stick.
  7. Insert the USB stick into the MindConnect IoT2040 and wait until the firmware update is complete.
    • Update carried out: ERROR LED flashes orange
    • MindConnect Nano reboots
    • MAINT LED flashes orange for a few seconds
    • RUN LED orange (not connected to Insights Hub)
  8. Disconnect the USB stick.

Once the firmware update is completed, wait until the MindConnect IoT2050 restarts automatically and starts the boot procedure. Once LED USER1 stops blinking orange, wait for one more minute so that the system gets stable.

Last update: May 14, 2024