How to update the Q.core firmware

This article provides the procedure for updating the firmware that resides on the Q.core

Firmware update using the Firmware Manager

  1. Download the latest Q.core firmware.
  2. Download GInsFirmwareManager.exe.
  3. Start GInsFirmwareManager.exe and click Device Scan or manually enter the IP address of the Q.core. The port number should be set to 1200 (default). Click Connect. A Successfully connected to Device: IP address message confirms a successful connection.
    👉 If there is an active DHCP server in the network, click Request DHCP to ensure that the Q.core will get the correct IP address.

  4. Enable Update Firmware and click Select Firmware to select the firmware package that you want to install (for example MK179#CT_#FN_QCoreStandard#_1.12.x.ZIP).

  5. Select Update Firmware from the drop-down list and click Start Action. Wait until finished. A Device firmware update successfully finished! message confirms a successful firmware update.