6.3 Automatic Firmware Upgrade Procedure
With automatic firmware upgrade function enabled by default, the Gateway automatically
checks if a new version firmware file is uploaded on the dedicated server on an
applicable external network and, when a new version firmware file is found, upgrades the
firmware as scheduled. For the purpose of this automatic firmware upgrade, a new
version firmware file is downloaded in the Gateway upon finding on the server or, if the
connection is busy, at the time of upgrading the firmware.
The said checking for a new version firmware file is performed once within 24 hours of
initial startup of the Gateway and once per day thereafter.
Checking for new
version firmware file:
once within 24 hours of
initial startup of the
Gateway and once per
Upgrading of firmware in
the Gateway as scheduled
The timeframe for upgrading the firmware is set by default to a certain hour of day
between 1 a.m. to 5 a.m. and actual time for upgrading the firmware will take about one
minute within the preset hour of day. For example, if the timeframe is set to 3 a.m., the
actual time for upgrading the firmware will be about one minute between 3:00 a.m. to
In some cases of use, upgrading of the firmware may not take place within the preset
hour of day.
When automatic firmware upgrade is running, firmware upgrade by click the Check
the Upgrade button fails with the message "error! firm ware upgrade failed". At that
time, please try to firmware upgrade again a few minutes later.
Dedicated Server for Automatic Firmware Upgrade
Downloading of new
version firmware file
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User PC for