Before starting our topic “How to Upgrade ICOM Next (SP269-D) Firmware?”, let’s have an overview of one user’s feedback: when powered up the unit, immediately the COMM LED light RED ! Other LEDs light blue. When connected the unit to my laptop with ISTA D v4.24, LAN LED lights blue and IToolRadar recognized the unit. But ISTA does not connect to the ICOM”.
Look at the screenshot of error:
Possible reason and solution:
Need to update your ICOM Next firmware.. yours is on v100. latest is v141
The method to update ICOM next firmware:
By obdii365.com engineer: Open “vx manager” to click on “Firmware upgrade”.
Click on “Download”
Click on “VX Manager”.
Run VX Manager.exe to setup
Click on [Next]
Complete the VX Manager Setup Wizard.
Connection ICOM NEXT device and run VX Manager, and you will have the information of device in “Device Manager”.
Click on “Firmware” to upgrade.
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