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Updating a camera's firmware

Updating the Camera's Firmware. You can update the camera's firmware from the [Update Firmware] page.

Upgrade on maintenance page

Upgrade on maintenance page

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Download the latest firmware from the Panasonic Network Camera website and save it on your PC.

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Click the [Maintenance] tab.

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On the left side of the screen under [Maintenance], click [Update Firmware].

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Click [Update Firmware]. The camera will automatically restart.

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After the camera restarts, a dialog prompts you to select the firmware file.

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Click [Browse...]. A dialog prompts you to specify the location of the firmware file.

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Select the firmware file you downloaded from the Panasonic Network Camera website and click [Open].
The selected file name is displayed.

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Confirm the file name, then click [Update Firmware].

  • The [Updating firmware.] screen is displayed, and then the [Restarting now...] screen is displayed.
  • When the firmware update is complete, the camera's top page is displayed.
  • You can confirm the camera's firmware version on the top page.

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Confirm the camera's new firmware version on the top page.

  • Do not turn off the power during a firmware update.
  • All images buffered in the internal memory are deleted when the firmware is updated.
  • All alarm logs are deleted when the firmware is updated.
  • You can also use the Setup Program to update the camera's firmware (see Section 13 Using the Setup Program).
  • The camera's current firmware version can be confirmed on the [Top] page and the [Status] page.
  • It might take ten minutes or more to update the firmware according to the network conditions.

The setup program(CD-ROM) improves by the upgrade

*The PC should be connected to the LAN including the camera to update the firmware.

The setup program

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Download the latest firmware from the Panasonic Network Camera website and save it on your PC.

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  • Insert the included CD-ROM into the CD-ROM drive of your PC.
  • The Setup Program starts. If the program does not start, double-click Setup.exe found on the CD-ROM.

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Click [Update Firmware]. A dialog prompts you to specify the location of the firmware file.

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Select the firmware file you downloaded from the Panasonic Network Camera website and click [Open].

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  • Select the camera you would like to update.
  • Only cameras which are compatible with the selected firmware file are displayed.
  • You can select multiple cameras if desired.

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Enter the administrator user name and password when prompted, then click [OK].

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  • Click [Execute].
  • [Firmware updated successfully.] is displayed when the firmware has been updated.

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Click [Save Log] to save a log of the firmware revision.

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Click [OK] when finished.

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