HW-150PVR, Software / Firmware update

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HW-150PVR, Software / Firmware update

Postby Admin_Mediasonic » July 2nd, 2013, 10:15 am

DO NOT update firmware without consulting us 1st. You will end up bricking the unit, if you install wrong firmware.
ATTN: If you have V8, V13 or V14 Firmware DO NOT install V10. Your V8, V13 and V14 is latest for your unit, With same fixes as V10



V08, No Firmware update Required
V10, No Firmware update Required
V13, No Firmware update Required
V14, No Firmware update Required
V18 No Firmware update Required
V1 No Firmware update Required
V4.1 No Firmware update Required


V1, No Firmware update Required. It is the newest and not compatible with any of the above firmware


If your box come with different firmware then the above, please contact us and let us know which firmware you have now
email: support(AT)mlglobal.net (replace (AT) with @)

For users that have V12, that means you update already to enable QAM, So there is no need to ask for V13 or V14, as these contain nothing new and will not works with your unit

Stop chasing for firmware update ( there is no update)
if you box came with
V8 is the latest for your unit
V13 is the latest for your unit
V14 is the latest for your unit
V1 is the latest for your unit
V18 is the latest for your unit
V4.1 is the latest for your unit

all the above have the same fix as V10 (the only major fix we released)
if there any firmware update we will announce it




V08, No Firmware update Required
V10, No Firmware update Required
V13, No Firmware update Required
V14, No Firmware update Required
V18, No Firmware update Required
V1, No Firmware update Required
V4.1 No Firmware update Required


V18 is the latest for your unit
V3 is the latest for your unit
V2.0, Please update to V2.1 (email us)

V4.0, update to V4.1 if you use close caption. (Id you don't use close caption, there is no need to update)

if there are firmware update we will announce it

If your box come with different firmware then the above, please contact us and let us know which firmware you have now
email: support(AT)mlglobal.net (replace (AT) with @)


Instructions:

1. Save firmware to your computer and extract it
2. Copy the usb_upgrade_all_flash.bin file to a USB drive. < Do not put into folders>
3. Insert the USB drive to the usb port of the unit
4. Press menu button on the remote and navigate to System Tab
5. Select Software update and then USB upgrade
6. Select the file usb_upgrade_all_flash.bin and press ok
7. The Unit will start to update and when done it will reset itself
8. If you don't see the blue "software upgrading" screen, Then format your Flash drive into FAT32 and try again
9. After the unit is back, you can now press menu button on the remote and set your region and Enable DST for daylight saving time.
10. Re scan for channels (change the source to Air or Cable) (note: Cable is for Clear QAM ONLY, Available in some USA cable companies. None for Canada)
11. Your recording device should be formatted into NTFS file Format


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