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Blaze ET ver2.0 upgrade

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2016-07-21 11:49
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Announcing Blaze 2.0.

Yu asked, and we listened. HIMS is pleased to announce Blaze V2.0 for Blaze ET, with features you’ve requested and waited for.

This upgrade offers much much faster text input and navigation, searching and subscribing to podcasts directly on the unit, and analyzing of PDF files in OCR.

Please see the attached release note for ET for the complete list of features and enhancements.

 

 

To upgrade using the offline method, follow these steps:

1.       Download the new firmware from the link below:

http://www.himsintl.com/Upgrade/Blaze/Blaze_ET_EN_V20_160629.zip

2.       Extract the zip file and find two .bin files. Please copy these files to the root of an SD card, or create a folder called "osupdate" on your Blaze flashdisk and copy them there using the PC.

3.       Place the SD card in the Blaze, and plug in to AC.

4.       From the Home menu, navigate to Utilities" and press Select.

5.       Press the Down arrow to get to "Upgrade", and press Select.

6.       Navigate to "Offline" and press select.

7.       The files will extract and copy, then the unit will reboot and upgrade. Please do not press buttons or power off the unit during this process.

8.       You'll know the upgrade is complete when the unit reboots, and returns you to the home menu.

9.        When the upgrade is complete, you can check the system information to ensure you are running version 2.0.

 

 

To upgrade online, follow these steps:

1.       Connect your Blaze to Ac power, and ensure you are connected to a Wi-fi network.

2.       From the Home menu, navigate to Utilities" and press Select.

3.       Press the Down arrow to get to "Upgrade", and press Select.

4.       Navigate to "Online" and press select.

5.       The files will download, extract and copy, then the unit will reboot and upgrade. Please do not press buttons or power off the unit during this process.

6.       You'll know the upgrade is complete when the unit reboots, and returns you to the home menu.

       7.       When the upgrade is complete, you can check the system information to ensure you are running version 2.0.


Release Notes

Blaze ET Release Notes (Word Document, DOCX)