Firmware update

Objective

You want to start a firmware update for a MindConnect element.

Prerequisite

  • You have the standard role TenantAdmin.

  • The asset is not a shared asset.

  • No further update procedure or job is running. Only one running job is allowed per asset.

Procedure via Connectivity module

NOTICE

Outdated version

Please keep your firmware always updated.

NOTICE

Data loss

Please note that data loss can occur during the time of the firmware update. The amount of data loss depends on the reading and uploading cycle.

The "Connectivity" tab shows outdated firmware. To perform a firmware update proceed as follows:

  1. Open the "Connectivity" tab and click "retrieve assets and connectivity information".

  2. To retrieve the latest information click "retrieve assets and connectivity information".

  3. If a new firmware version is available, click "update available".

  4. Accept the terms and conditions.

  5. To select a firmware release click "Choose another firmware release".

    • The "select firmware" dialog appears.

  6. Select product and available version and click "Accept".

  7. To update your firmware click "Update your firmware".

Procedure via MindConnect plugin

NOTICE

Outdated version

Please keep your firmware always updated.

NOTICE

Data loss

Please note that data loss can occur during the time of the firmware update. The amount of data loss depends on the reading and uploading cycle.

To perform a firmware update proceed as follows:

  1. Select the asset in the "Asset" tab and open the MindConnect plugin.

  2. Click next to "Firmware" on the button114144420875.png.

  3. Accept the terms and conditions.

  4. To select a firmware release click "Choose another firmware release".

    • The "select firmware" dialog appears.

  5. Select product and available version and click "Accept".

  6. To update your firmware click "Update your firmware".

Result

You have updated the firmware version of your MindConnect element.