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venus-os:remote_ve.bus_firmware_updates [2021-04-20 09:53]
iburger [2.5 Have the latest VEConfigure Tools]
venus-os:remote_ve.bus_firmware_updates [2021-05-04 02:38] (current)
guystewart [3.3 Second stage - converting and restoring configuration]
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 Not having the latest version of VEConfigure Tools installed will result in an error when opening the file. Not having the latest version of VEConfigure Tools installed will result in an error when opening the file.
-===== 3. Procedure =====+ 
 +===== 3. Step by Step Procedure Video =====
  
 The inverter/charger is the heart of a Victron power system. Before continuing, make sure to fully understand the process.  The inverter/charger is the heart of a Victron power system. Before continuing, make sure to fully understand the process. 
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 ==== 3.3 Second stage - converting and restoring configuration ==== ==== 3.3 Second stage - converting and restoring configuration ====
  
-Convert the settings template by opening it in VE.Bus System Configurator. Do make sure you have the latest version installed.+Make sure you have the latest version of the [[https://www.victronenergy.com.au/Executables/VEConfig/VECSetup_B.exe|VE.Bus configuration tools]] installed. 
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 +The settings template will need to be converted. It should be a .RVMS file in your download folder (it is saved during the update procedure). Open it by double clicking. If the VE.Bus tools are correctly installed, it will then open in VE.Bus System Configurator, and prompt you about the conversion.  
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 +Save that converted file, then upload it to VRM. 
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 +This is done via the VRM Device List -> Remote VEConfigure menu -> 'Upload' the converted file.
  
-Next, upload it to the system. Use the VRM Device List -> Remote VEConfigure menu. This step will also restore the charge voltages.+This step will restore the charge voltage settings that were programmed prior to the firmware update.
  
 ===== 5. Error codes & trouble shooting ===== ===== 5. Error codes & trouble shooting =====
venus-os/remote_ve.bus_firmware_updates.txt · Last modified: 2021-05-04 02:38 by guystewart