Howto upgrade the
XBridge firmware on
document describes the procedure of the firmware update of the Bridge Particle on
a XBridge. Please note, that the Particle is just one of three
on the XBridge. Refer to
information about the XBridge
For the upgrade it is necessary to open the blue plastic box of the
XBridge device and to remove the Particle inside. Please hold a
screwdriver ready. The Particle can only be reprogrammed using a flash
programmer such as the Galep.
Note, no information will be lost during this procedure because it is
not stored on the Particle.
the power-supply and the network cable from the Xbridge device. Then
open the blue plastic box and remove carefully the Particle.
the Particle in the the programming adapter in your flash programming
unit as shown on the picture below.
the newest Firmware bridge.hex from XBRIDGE-XPort directory of the current XBridge release
and burn it down on the Particle's microcontroller. (Figures show the
process in the Galep programm)
the Particle on the connector on the XBridge device and reassemble the
blue plastic box again. Plug in the network cable and then power-up the
XBridge device. After the boot sequence you are ready to use the