GC3 Firmware Update Guide

  • GC3 Firware Update Guide

    The GC3 will allow you to update firmware in two different ways:

    1. Local Network: Connect the device to a local network and attempt to update the firmware through the User Interface Display on the device.

    2. Windows Application: Connect the device to your computer through a USB cable, download and then run the Windows Firmware Application.

    • Update Through Local Network (INTERNET REQUIRED)

      To update the firmware using the internet through your local network please follow the steps below:

       

          1. Power ON your GC3 Device.

      • Select the Power Button:

      GC3 Power Button

       

      • Wait for Device to Power ON:

      Screen 1:

      GC3 Power On Screen 1

      Screen 2:

      GC3 Power On Screen 2Launch Pro Power On Screen 2A

       

          2. Connect the Device to your local network to gain internet access.

      • Select the QUICK LAUNCH MENU by pressing the tab in the top center of the display screen. Select the SETTINGS Option.

      GC3 Quick Launch Menu

      • From the SETTINGS screen, select the WiFi Option:

      GC3 Settings Screen

      • On the WiFi Screen, confirm the WiFi Option is set to ON. Then Confirm you are connected to a Local Network providing internet access. If needed, select to CONNECT to a Network:

      GC3 Wifi Disconnected Screen

      • SELECT A WiFi NETWORK from the List.

      GC3 Select A Network Screen

      • Enter the NETWORK PASSWORD for the network you selected if prompted:

      GC3 Network Password Screen

      • Once the device is CONNECTED to a WiFi Network the WiFi Status will reflect Connected, with an option to disconnect if desired. The Info Option will reveal your Local Network Connection Settings should you want to review.

      GC3 Wifi Connected Screen

       

       

          3. Using the Quick Launch Menu on the device, select the Navigate to the Firmware Screen:

      • Select the QUICK LAUNCH MENU by pressing the tab in the top center of the display screen. Select the SETTINGS Option.

      GC3 Quick Launch Menu

      • From the SETTINGS screen, select the FIRMWARE Option:

      GC3 Firmware Screen

      • If your device does not have internet access you will be presented with a SERVER NOT FOUND option. This could also be caused by System Firewalls, or security provided by your Internet Service Provider. Please confirm all security measures have been removed before proceeding.

      GC3 Firmware Server Not Found

       

      4. From the FIRMWARE Screen, CHECK FOR UPDATES and UPDATE your Firmware.

      • The FIRMWARE Screen will check the cloud server for NEW FIRMWARE UPDATES

      GC3 Firmware Screen

      • If there is an AVAILABLE UPDATE your screen will present the option to DOWNLOAD AND UPGRADE, select this option to proceed.

      GC3 Firmware Update Screen

      • Please wait while your device first DOWNLOADS the firmware update.

      GC3 Downloading Firmware Screen

      • After the firmware is downloaded your device will begin the INSTALLATION process.

      GC3 Installing Firmware Screen

      • Finally, the device will confirm the UPDATE WAS SUCCESSFUL and will REBOOT to apply the upgrade.

      GC3 Firmware Update Successful Screen

       

       5. Confirm the FIRMWARE was UPDATED:

      • Select the QUICK LAUNCH MENU by pressing the tab in the top center of the display screen. Select the SETTINGS Option.

      GC3 Quick Launch Menu

      • From the SETTINGS screen, select the FIRMWARE Option:

      GC3 Updated Firmware Screen

      This version number should appear identical to the one downloaded and installed previously, confirming the update was successful!