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Printer Update Instructions--V1.

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To update your printer via USB attach:
1)
You must be using Microsoft Windows 98SE(TM) or later Operating System t
o flash code via USB.
2)
Connect the printer to the computer with a USB cable if not already so c
onnected.
3)
Open a MS DOS(TM) command prompt. Navigate to the directory in which th
e code files reside
and type: "usbutil filename.xyz" and hit enter. Wait for the printer to
finish the
code download; DO NOT POWER OFF MACHINE WHILE UPDATING CODE.
4)
You will need to repeat the process above for both Rip and Engine update
s if both are available;
update Engine Code first and then Rip Code. Follow the same process abo
ve unless otherwise
directed for other separate code package updates(i.e. tray, duplex). Wa
it for the first file to
complete resetting the printer to a "Ready" state before repeating the p
rocess above for a second
file. DO NOT POWER OFF MACHINE WHILE UPDATING CODE.
To update your printer via network attach:
1)
Download the latest version of printer code to a directory of your choic
e.
2)
Open your Web Browser(Internet Explorer(TM)/Netscape Navigator(TM),etc.)
and enter the IP address
or Hostname of your printer.
This will connect you to the Network Ada
pter HTTP page. Select
'PRINT'. Use the 'Browse File System' Button to pick the firmware file.
You will need to repeat
this process above for both Rip and Engine updates if both are available
; update Engine Code first
and then Rip Code. Follow the same process above unless otherwise direc
ted for other separate code
package updates(i.e. tray, duplex). Wait for the first file to complete
resetting the printer to a "Ready"
state before repeating the process above for a second file. DO NOT POWE
R OFF MACHINE WHILE UPDATING CODE.
If this is unsuccessful go to step 3 below to update over network via ft
p.
3)
At a printer "READY" state open a MS DOS(TM) command prompt and move to
the directory selected
in instruction (1).
4)
To ftp to the IP address using the MS DOS(TM) command line ftp client:
A.
Using an FTP Client connect to the printer. Example "ftp: 111.11
1.111.11" .
B.
Type bin (puts ftp session in binary mode)
C.
Type put c:\filename.xyz (assumes the file is in your root directo
ry).
D.
DO NOT POWER OFF MACHINE WHILE UPDATING CODE.
5)
You will need to repeat the process above for both Rip and Engine update
s if both are available;
update Engine Code first and then Rip Code. Follow the same process abo

ve unless otherwise
directed for other separate code package updates(i.e. tray, duplex). Wa
it for the first file to
complete resetting the printer to a "Ready" state before repeating the p
rocess above for a second
file. DO NOT POWER OFF MACHINE WHILE UPDATING CODE.

To update your printer via parallel attach:


1)
Download the latest version of printer code to a directory of your choic
e.
2)
At a printer "READY" state open a MS DOS(TM) command line and move to th
e directory selected in instruction (1).
3)
You may copy the file via LPT port (parallel port) with the /b switch
Example: copy filename.xyz lpt1 /b
(assumes you are in the same directory as filename.xyz)
4)
DO NOT POWER OFF MACHINE WHILE UPDATING CODE.
5)
You will need to repeat the process above for both Rip and Engine update
s if both are available;
update Engine Code first and then Rip Code. Follow the same process abo
ve unless otherwise directed
for other separate code package updates(i.e. tray, duplex). Wait for th
e first file to complete resetting the
printer to a "Ready" state before repeating the process above for a seco
nd file.
DO NOT POWER OFF MACHINE WHILE UPDATING CODE.
For other Printer Code updates or clarifications, please contact Technical Suppo
rt for your printer.