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Blaze EZ ver 2.0 upgrade

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2016-07-21 16:38
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Announcing the release of Blaze EZ 2.0!

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

This upgrade offers much much faster textinput and navigation, searching and subscribing to podcasts directly on theunit, and analyzing of PDF files in OCR. It also adds many functions to theBlaze EZ to make its functionality more comparable to the ET, including optionmenus in the book reader and Media player, file management functions in theExplorer, alarms, formatting of disks, and improvements to OCR.

Please see the attached release note forthe complete list of features and enhancements forBlaze EZ.

 

 

To upgrade using the offline method,follow these steps:

1.      Download the new firmware from the link below:

http://www.hims-inc.com/Upgrade/Blaze/Blaze_EZ_EN_V20_160629.zip

2.      Extract the zip file and find two .bin files. Pleasecopy 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" andpress Select.

5.      Press the Left arrow to get to "Upgrade", andpress Select.

6.      Navigate to "Offline" and press select.

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

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

9.       When the upgrade is complete, you can check thesystem 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 areconnected to a Wi-fi network.

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

3.      Press the Left arrow to get to "Upgrade", andpress Select.

4.      Navigate to "Online" and press select.

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

6.      You'll know the upgrade is complete when the unitreboots, 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

Release note for Blaze EZ V2 0 English