Jump to content
Home Products Support & Downloads What's New Where to Buy
 

LanXPLORER™ Instrument Firmware

Current Release Information:

Version: 2.0.12
Release Date: February 18, 2013

Release Notes

  • Conflicts test over WiFi was showing invalid IP conflicts. (PEBN-952HZ9). Fault fixed.
  • In WIREMAP test, the cable type indicated on the screen was not the same as cable type set in test setup. (PEBN-952FKK). Fault fixed.
  • Introduction of IPv6 support
  • Introduction of 802.1x support
  • Top Ten Listeners provided in addition to Talkers
  • Histogram graph of traffic loading
  • Custom Host type in Netmap added
  • Improved display of short circuits in wiremap
  • Portuguese language support
  • Multiple targets supported in Ping test
  • IP Address conflicts tests added
  • Detection of multiple DHCP servers added
  • Port information on HOME screen
  • Additional Port information on STATS screen

Before Updating

Warning: UPDATING THE FIRMWARE MAY ERASE ALL STORED TEST DATA AND CONFIGURATION SETTINGS. BACKUP THE DATA TO A USB DRIVE BEFORE PERFORMING THE UPDATE.

Backup the LanXPLORER configuration to a USB drive:
  1. Turn on the LanXPLORER and insert a USB flash drive
  2. Press the SETUP (F4) key
  3. Select the SYSTEM icon
  4. Select the SAVE icon
  5. Choose SAVE (F1) to Export the device configuration to the USB drive
Save the stored tests to a USB flash drive:
  1. Turn on the LanXPLORER and insert a USB flash drive
  2. Select JOBS from the main menu
  3. Use the arrow keys to highlight the job to be copied to the USB drive
  4. Press OPTIONS (F2)
  5. Select TO USB
  6. Repeat from step 3 for all other jobs to save
Following the firmware update, restore the unit configuration if necessary by:
  1. Turn on the LanXPLORER and insert the USB flash drive with the saved configuration data
  2. Press the SETUP (F4) key
  3. Select the SYSTEM icon
  4. Select the SAVE icon
  5. Choose LOAD (F2) to Import the device configuration from the USB drive

Upgrade Installation File

Download LanXPLORER™ Firmware BIN | 23,670 KB

Upgrade Directions

  1. Save the LanXPLORER firmware file to a USB flash drive
  2. Connect the LanXPLORER to main power and turn the unit on
  3. Insert the USB flash drive that contains the firmware update file
  4. From the main menu, press SETUP (F4)
  5. Select the SYSTEM icon
  6. Select the UPDATE icon
  7. Press UPDATE (F1) to start the update process
  8. Tester screen shows upgrade status then powers itself off. Power on to verify upgrade by Setup (F4), System, About. Software Version 2.0.10, Hardware version 1.0 and Firmware Version 1.e
Follow Us: