Software Updates

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SpectraHD 4 Monitor Software Update

MeticaFM 7 Monitor Software Update

 

 

SpectraHD 4 Software Update

Download SpectraHD 4 v1.89 Firmware Update

To install the software update, you will need the following:

1) The AC Adapter (included)
2) The USB to mini-USB Adapter (included)
3) A 4GB jump drive (not included, must be 4GB)

The instructions for updating the unit are as follows:

1) Copy the file LcdMerge.bin onto your 4GB jump drive. Do not copy the containing folder, only the contents. Safely eject the jump drive from your computer.

2) Make sure the SpectraHD 4 is plugged into the AC Adapter without any battery attached. Make sure the monitor is turned OFF.

3) Using the USB to mini-USB adapter, plug the 4GB jump drive into the monitor.

4) Via the power switch, turn the monitor ON. Make sure not to disconnect the power or remove the USB while the monitor is updating. Interrupting the update may corrupt the monitor.

5) The red LED beside the power switch will flash rapidly for roughly 2 seconds. After the initial flashing, It will continue to flash sporadically. The duration of flashing depends on the size of the update file. Wait for the red LED to stop flashing and remain solid in color for several seconds.

6) Via the power switch, turn the monitor OFF, and remove the entire USB.

Please note:

1) When updating the monitor, the LCD will show no graphics and will remain black. If the monitor boots up, the software update was not performed. Please start over from the beginning.
2) If the monitor continues to boot up and does not seem to update:
a) Make sure you are not trying to reinstall the same software that is currently installed. To see this, navigate to Menu>System>SW Version
b) Make sure the jump drive is 4GB. Currently, the unit will not work with any other size.
c) Make sure the jump drive is formatted as FAT32

If you have any problems, please email us at support@fvlighting.com or call at +1.888.960.3750

Software Update Log
Update V1.98
 - adds Anamorphic Desqueeze and Waveform options

 

 

MeticaFM 7 Software Update

Download MeticaFM7 v2.0 Firmware Update

To install the software update, you will need the following:

1) The AC Adapter (included)
2) The USB to mini-USB Adapter (included)
3) A 8GB jump drive (not included)

The instructions for updating the unit are as follows:

1) Navigate to the folder of the appropriate model you have, and copy the respective contents of the folder onto your 8GB jump drive. The update file will be called IFV59A.bin and sometimes it is accompanied with the file called dwlogo.jpg. If both are present, include both files. Do not copy the containing folder, only the contents. Safely eject the jump drive from your computer.

2) Make sure the MeticaFM 7 is completely disconnected from any and all power.

3) Using the USB to mini-USB adapter, plug the 8GB jump drive into the monitor.

4) Plug the AC Adapter into the DC jack. The monitor will power on automatically. Make sure not to disconnect the power or remove the USB while the monitor is updating. Interrupting the update may corrupt the monitor.

5) The buttons on the front of the monitor will begin to flash on and off. The duration of the flashing depends on the size of the update file. Wait for the buttons to stop flashing and remain illuminated for several seconds.

6) Pull out the AC Adapter, and remove the USB device.

Please note:

1) When updating the monitor, the LCD will show no graphics and will remain black. If the monitor boots up, the software update was not performed. Please start over from the beginning.
2) If the monitor continues to boot up and does not seem to update:
a) Make sure you are not trying to reinstall the same software that is currently installed. To see this, navigate to Menu>System>SW Version
b) Make sure the jump drive is 8GB. Currently, the unit will not work with any other size.
c) Make sure the jump drive is formatted as FAT32

If you have any problems, please email us at support@fvlighting.com or call at +1.888.960.3750

Software Update Log
Update V2.0

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