Updating firmware version with file manager - INDIGO80

Indigo80 User Guide

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  • Firmware update package (.zip file) for Indigo80
  • USB-C cable for connecting Indigo80 to computer
  • Computer with Microsoft Windows® operating system (64-bit version) (recommended).

    Updating the firmware version using macOS or Linux operating system is possible, but may require installing Media Transfer Protocol (MTP) add-on files first. The specific software needed for accessing MTP devices varies depending on your operating system variant. Successful firmware update cannot be guaranteed with other than the Windows operating system.

Link to the latest Indigo80 firmware update package is available on the Indigo80 product page at www.vaisala.com/indigo80.
Updating Indigo80 firmware takes approximately 5 minutes. Do not disconnect the USB cable during firmware transfer.
  1. Unzip the firmware update package ('Indigo80-<version>-firmware.zip') into any folder on your computer.

    The package contains the firmware file and other relevant resource files.

  2. Connect a USB cable to a free USB port on your computer.
  3. Connect the other end of the cable to the USB-C connector located on the bottom of Indigo80.
  4. Switch Indigo80 on by pressing  (if not powered on already).
  5. Copy all content from the unzipped firmware package into folder INDIGO80 (serial number) > Device > Update in your computer's file manager.
  6. Firmware transfer starts. The notifications Transferring firmware... > Updating firmware... > Processing update... > Firmware updated are shown on the Indigo80 display.

    After successful update, the notification Firmware updated successfully is shown.