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Downloading DisableAdvancedErrorCorrection

by | Feb 13, 2019 | IPm Advanced Configuration-Group, Software Load Toolkit - Group

GRIDlink does not support the latest firmware version of 4.9.152 and must be downgraded to 4.9.143 before installation.

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Before you can change firmware from 4.9.152 to 4.9.143, you must first download a package to disable the error correction
  1. To install the DisableAdvancedErrorCorrection.tgz file, highlight the desired RTU in the Sixnet I/O Tool Kit
    project file and go to Operations/File Operations
  2. Select the Install Tar file and click Load File.

 

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‘DisableAdvancedErrorCorrection.tgz’ is found with the 4.9.152 installation which is extracted to C:\ProgramData\Sixnet Tools\IPm_Firmware by default.

Select the ‘DisableAdvancedErrorCorrection.tgz’ file and click Open 

 

 

 

  • Once the package is successfully installed, a “Reply from script exec: Successfully removed ECC_- TYPE=BCH” message will appear in the Report Views window.
  • Cycle power to have the changes to take effect. The package will install and change the RTU’s settings
  • Supported firmware versions below 4.9.143 and 4.3.174 may now be installed on the RTU.

Note – When Reflashing the firmware for a 6350, use port B for the serial comms, and the single ethernet port.