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Question:How to upgrade the F50 Series firmwareAdded June 17, 2019

Answer:

Please note – after this process all settings will be restored to factory default. Any changes you had made to any of the settings will be lost and will need to be manually entered again after completion.

Please ensure you follow all 7 steps in sequence.

  1. Download the firmware update by selecting the relevant product from: https://www.avocor.com/support/ and then selecting firmware.
  2. Change the name of the downloaded firmware file name to merge.bin (e.g. change Scaler_AVF-8650_V104.bin to merge.bin)
  3. Prepare a USB stick formatted to Fat32 for copying the firmware file to.
  4. Copy the renamed merge.bin firmware file onto the USB stick.
  5. Connect the USB stick to the Service USB Port on the back-side of the display
  6. Using the remote control, follow the On Screen Display menu set up as outlined below:
  • Select ‘Menu’ on the remote
  • Navigate using the arrows down to ‘Adv. Settings’
  • Select ‘Software Update(USB)
  • Select ‘Yes’ and press ‘Enter’ on the remote.
  • Again, select Yes and press Enter on the remote.

The process will then start and once finished updating, the display will restart showing a black screen followed by the Avocor logo.

     7. Once the screen is on and ready, using the remote control, follow the On Screen Display menu set up as outlined below:

  • Select ‘Menu’ on the remote
  • Navigate using the arrows down to ‘Adv. Settings’
  • Select ‘Restore Factory Default’
  • Select Yes and then press Enter.

The process will then start and Once finished updating, the display will restart and be ready to use.

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