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Firmware Update Instructions

Warnings ..................................................................................................................... 2 Managing the mentusb.o File ...................................................................................... 3 Update Procedure for Copiers at v230, v231, v23A or later ...................................... 4 Update Procedure for Copiers at v221 or earlier ........................................................ 7

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eBridge II Firmware Update Instructions

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and back up logs. A list of tested devices is found in bulletins Digital-94 and Digital-95. Maintaining from TOP Access ~ Backing Up Data. Logs are backed up using the procedure in the Network Administrator’s Manual Chapter 4 Managing the Device. the best practice is to confirm the update works on a copier in the shop before performing an update in the field. Print out a configuration sheet. templates. address books. Do NOT follow any on-screen instructions without first reviewing the corresponding item in this document. Follow the update instructions for the version that you are updating. 2 . Department codes are best backed up using FSMS. 12/3/2009 eBridge II Firmware Update Instructions Pg. You need to use a USB memory key that is recognized by the copier. If you use a USB memory key other than one of these devices. department codes and other data stored on the HDD before doing the update.Warnings The on-screen prompts are different depending on your current version. Several copier on-screen prompts are misleading. In some cases you need to reformat the drive after the update.

o file from any of the eBridgeII SYS 300 packages: they use the same mentusb.o File The various type of SYS 300 and later firmware for e-Bridge II (eSTUDIO202L/232/282. Best practice is to use a different key for these devices. If you use the USB key with firmware for versions other than the ones listed above. STUDIO203L/233/283 e-STUDIO352/452. the mentusb.o file is identical in all of these distributions. There are no known issues with e-Bridge I machines (280 series. You will need a PC to do this. 12/3/2009 eBridge II Firmware Update Instructions Pg. With the mentusb. The mentusb.o file used with data cloning is different from the one used for firmware updates.o. Based on this information. e-STUDIO281c/351c/451c. you will get a file inflation error. Or Add or remove the mentusb.o file in the root of the key.Managing the mentusb. the mentusb. and the distributed mentusb. Place the mentusb. but we have not tested all combinations of systems and current firmware. Do not put the machine firmware in the USB root. Use a different USB key for all e-Bridge I machines and any prior version firmware.o file in the root of this key. If it is not. All the implementations of SYS 300 and later listed above share this file. 450 series and 4511 series) at this time. you should put the rest of the firmware in the model specific folder.o file. e-STUDIO520/600/720/850. e-STUDIO353/453. where you have prepared the key properly for those machines. e-STUDIO523/603/723/853 and e-STUDIO2500c/3500c/3510c) share a file called mentusb.o in root can cause problems. 3 .o file from the root of the USB key depending on the machine that you are updating.o. Get the mentusb. If you are updating from a version earlier than SYS232. This information will change as new firmware is released for other models. our current recommendation (as of 7/20/07) is: Create a USB key for use only with e-BridgeII SYS 300 and later machines.o file MUST be in the root of the USB key. e-Bridge III machines like-STUDIO4520c Series or e-STUDIO855 Series use mentusb2.

e-STUDIO203L/233/283 *e-STUDIO352/452.bin 1. firmImage1 and firmImage2) in the \28_451c directory. 2.Update Procedure for Copiers at v230. firmImage1. 12/3/2009 eBridge II Firmware Update Instructions Pg. dlFirmWare_352_452. Take great care to get the files for the correct model copier: the copier will accept an update with files from a different model. Copy the update files to the USB memory device. 353/453 *e-STUDIO520/600/720/850. Only put the firmware files (dlFirmWare_28_451C.bin The file mentusb. v23A or later 1. firmImage1. Record the value in code 08-206 (Time until sleep mode is entered).bin.o file.bin. Do not put the readme file on the USB device 4.bin.bin 1. Put mentusb. 2. 2.o goes in G:\ 3. firmImage1. firmImage0.bin. Review the section on page 3 (Managing the mentusb.bin and firmImage2.bin.o File) for more information on the mentusb. 2. dlFirmWare_28_451C. 4 . eSTUDIO523/603/723/853 e-STUDIO281c/351c/451c 1. dlFirmWare_520_850. dlFirmWare_202_282.bin 1. firmImage0. The firmware files go in a model specific directory.o in \ .bin. 353/453 e-STUDIO520/600/720/850. The USB device must be formatted as FAT (not Fat32). v231. eSTUDIO203L/233/283 e-STUDIO352/452. You will need to restore this after the update. 1.o file goes in root. 2. firmImage0. firmImage0. 2. firmImage0. firmImage2. eSTUDIO523/603/723/853 e-STUDIO281c/351c/451c 202_282 352_452 520_850 28_451c Files used e-STUDIO202L/232/282. firmImage2. firmImage1. Power down the copier. Review below for the directory structure for each specific model series: Directory Name for Update Files *e-STUDIO202L/232/282.bin. The mentusb. firmImage2.

. Remove the enabler(s).. Wait approximately 5 minutes for the following screen to be displayed: Version in Update Media Download Storage Firmware Update Mode Select Update Item *1. 7. Completed Completed Completed Completed Update Completed The update is finished when “Update Completed” is displayed on the screen. *3. Version. Insert the USB memory device and proceed to the next step...... Version. Press Start to begin the update procedure. 8. *2. *4. Power off and remove the USB Memory Device. Vxxx. Engine Main Update . Scanner Firm Update .xxx x xxxxx-xx xxxxx-xx *Means the software is selected for update... the copier screen will list that ROM as completed.. Version. The process is not complete until all ROMs have been updated and the screen says “Update Completed”. HD SYS Update .xx x Vxxx. 12/3/2009 eBridge II Firmware Update Instructions Pg. . Download Storage Firmware Update Mode OS UI Update .. 6.. Version. Power up the copier holding the 4 and 9 keys.. OS UI Update HDD SYS Update Engine Firmware Update Scanner Firmware Update UIF UI0 UI1 SYS ENG SCN Version....5..xxx x Vxxx. As each individual FROM is updated.. Version.xxx x Vxxx... 5 ..

Power up the copier in [Print] [9] mode and confirm the list outputs. Power up the copier. let it come to ready and wait for the network to initialize.After the update is completed: 9. You must do this step before powering up in [Print][9] mode in order to let the copier complete certain internal updates. 11. Then restore the value for 08 code 206 recorded in step 206. 10. Do 08 code 947. 12/3/2009 eBridge II Firmware Update Instructions Pg. 6 .

6. Take great care to get the files for the correct model copier: the copier will accept an update with files from a different model. dlFirmWare_202_282. dlFirmWare_28_451C. 7 .bin. 12/3/2009 eBridge II Firmware Update Instructions Pg. The USB device must be formatted as FAT (not Fat32). Remove the enabler(s). Do not put the readme file on the USB device 4. 2. firmImage1. Put mentusb. Copy the update files to the USB memory device.o goes in G:\ 3.o file. 2.bin.bin 1. Power down the copier.o in \ . The 452 series shares firmware with the 453 series. firmImage0.Update Procedure for Copiers at v221 or earlier 1. firmImage0.bin and firmImage2. Only put the firmware files (dlFirmWare_28_451C. 5. firmImage1 and firmImage2) in the \28_451c directory. firmImage1. The mentusb. 2. firmImage0. Insert the USB memory device and proceed to the next step.o file goes in root. firmImage2. firmImage2. The firmware files go in a model specific directory.bin 1.bin. 2. 2.bin 1. Review the section on page 3 (Managing the mentusb. 2.bin The file mentusb. The 850 series shares firmware with the 853 series.bin. firmImage1. dlFirmWare_352_452. firmImage1. firmImage0. Power up the copier holding the 4 and 9 keys. Review below for the directory structure for each specific model series: Directory Name for Update Files e-STUDIO202L/2323/282 e-STUDIO352/452 e-STUDIO520/600/720/850 e-STUDIO281c/351c/451c 202_282 352_452 520_850 28_451c * The 282 series shares firmware with the 283 series. firmImage2. Files used e-STUDIO202L/2323/282 e-STUDIO352/452 e-STUDIO520/600/720/850 e-STUDIO281c/351c/451c 1.bin.bin. 1. dlFirmWare_520_850.bin.o File) for more information on the mentusb. firmImage0.

8..xxx Version......7. xxxxx-xx x x x x *Means the software is selected for update. 12/3/2009 eBridge II Firmware Update Instructions Pg. 8 .. Scanner Firm Update . Vxxx... Completed Completed Completed Completed Completed Completed Update Completed The update is finished when “Update Completed” is displayed on the screen.. *4. Vxxxx. Vxxx....... This screen may look different depending on the current version of firmware in the copier. SysFirm Update . Press Start to begin the update procedure... *2.. Download Storage Firmware Update Mode OS Update . xxxxx-xx Version.xxx Version. Hit 0 (zero) to select OS for update if needed... *3. The process is not complete until all ROMs have been updated and the screen says “Update Completed”....xxx Version.. Wait approximately 5 minutes for the following screen to be displayed: Version in Update Media Download Storage Firmware Update Mode Select Update Item *0... *5.. As each individual FROM is updated.... UI Data Update . OS Update HDD Update UI Update System Firmware Update Engine Firmware Update Scanner Firmware Update UIF UI0 UI1 SYS ENG SCN Version... Engine Main Update . Power off and remove the USB Memory Device. the copier screen will list that ROM as completed. *1.xxx Version. Vxxx..... HD Data Update .

12. Do 08 code 947. Power up the copier. You must do this step before powering up in [Print][9] mode in order to let the copier complete certain internal updates. 9.After the update is completed: Follow these steps if you need to preserve the network settings Follow these steps if network settings do not need to be preserved. Power up the copier in [Print] [9] mode and confirm the list outputs. 9 . If the copier is a GA-1210-equipped e-STUDIO2500c/3500c/3510 and the controller does not print a start page after upate. see the note at the end of this document. 12/3/2009 eBridge II Firmware Update Instructions Pg. If copier is connected to a network: Power up in 08 mode. Do code 08-1119. let it come to ready and wait for the network to initialize. 10. Network settings will be reset. 11. If copier is not connected to a network: Do 08 code 693.

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