Updating the firmware
Updating the firmware overview
The HP Power Device Flash Utility is a universal tool used to flash firmware (image.bin) or replicate the
configuration settings (config.bin) for the iPDU.
The HP Power Device Flash Utility supports two different transfer modes:
Serial Flash Mode (firmware)
FTP Flash Mode (firmware and configuration settings)
Serial Flash Mode
To update the iPDU firmware serially:
Be sure that you have connected a serial cable to the Display Unit and the host computer.
Set the iPDU to LED Pass-Through mode:
Launch a terminal emulation program, such as HyperTerminal
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("Launching a terminal emulation
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