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Ian 24th February 2011 09:57 AM

Re: firmware update problem
 
Quote:

Originally Posted by OlyPaul (Post 98844)
I also think a download to card would be better, as it is if your server goes down or you lose the internet connection while updating it can cause all kinds of problems!

Just to clarify. The actual firmware update will only write to the camera if the code file has been successfully downloaded and validated by the update software. The main danger, and it's the same for all cameras (and other devices that can be firmware updated) no matter where the downloaded firmware update is temporarily stored, is a loss of power while the code is written to the camera, corrupting the camera's firmware memory.

Ian


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