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updating_firmware:updating_ve.bus_products [2019-06-12 03:24]
guy_stewart
updating_firmware:updating_ve.bus_products [2019-09-21 23:32] (current)
mvader [VEFlash is deprecated in favour of VictronConnect]
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 ====== Updating VE.Bus firmware, using VEFlash ====== ====== Updating VE.Bus firmware, using VEFlash ======
  
-==== Warning: This operation must only be carried out by Victron-trained Engineers, Installers and Dealers, and must not be attempted by system Owners and Users. ​====+===== VEFlash is deprecated in favour of VictronConnect ====== 
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 +Being both faster and easier to use, we now recommend to use VictronConnect for firmware updates. Instructions in the [[https://​docs.victronenergy.com/​victronconnect-vebus.html#​firmware-updates|VictronConnect VE.Bus manual]]. 
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 +Use VEFlash only for (older) models not supported by VictronConnect. 
 +===== Instructions for the old (deprecated) method ===== 
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 +**Warning: This operation must only be carried out by Victron-trained Engineers, Installers and Dealers, and must not be attempted by system Owners and Users.**
  
 Updating firmware on a VE.Bus product (Inverters, Multis and Quattros) has system-critical implications: ​   Updating firmware on a VE.Bus product (Inverters, Multis and Quattros) has system-critical implications: ​  
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 Setting up a VE.Bus system requires both training and experience. We offer no direct support for un-trained individuals carrying-out reconfiguration. Setting up a VE.Bus system requires both training and experience. We offer no direct support for un-trained individuals carrying-out reconfiguration.
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 +These instructions are for the VEFlash firmware update method, it is also possible to update [[https://​docs.victronenergy.com/​victronconnect-vebus.html#​firmware-updates|VE.Bus firmware with VictronConnect]],​ which is available for Windows, macOS, and Android. ​
  
 ==== Notes ==== ==== Notes ====
-  * To update ​a VE.bus product ​you need VEFlash.exe which you will find in VE Configure Tools, available for download on our [[https://​www.victronenergy.com/​support-and-downloads/​software|software page]].+  * Updating ​a VE.bus product ​can be done using VEFlash.exe which you will find in VE Configure Tools, available for download on our [[https://​www.victronenergy.com/​support-and-downloads/​software|software page]].
   * New firmware files are available from [[https://​professional.victronenergy.com/​|Victron Professional]]. ​   * New firmware files are available from [[https://​professional.victronenergy.com/​|Victron Professional]]. ​
   * To select the right file, check the firmware version which is in the product now. Look for a seven digit number (eg. 2654153) which you'll find printed on a sticker on the control board. The first four digits indicate the model, and must match the first four digits of the file you intend to upload. ​   * To select the right file, check the firmware version which is in the product now. Look for a seven digit number (eg. 2654153) which you'll find printed on a sticker on the control board. The first four digits indicate the model, and must match the first four digits of the file you intend to upload. ​
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