Tutorial: Firmware update via the USB interface
You can update the mbNET.mini directly via the USB interface. The device then automatically recognizes the firmware saved to a connected USB stick. Pressing the Function button starts the firmware update.
- Go to https://downloadportal.mbconnectline.com/en/mbnetmini.html and download the latest firmware version (e.g. "mbNETmini_FW_V208.zip").
- After extracting it, you will find the actual firmware file "mbnetmini.sbs" along with the "changelog.txt" and "open-source-software-licenses.txt” files.
- Store the "mbnetmini.sbs" on a USB stick.
When the mbNET.mini is ready for operation (LED Pwr + RDY light up), plug the USB stick into the USB port of the device. The device detects the firmware file and shows this by rapidly blinking LED Usr (flashing frequency: 3 Hz).
Now press, within 10 seconds, the button Function and keep it pressed until the Usr LED lights .
When Usr LED lights, release the button Function .
The device afterwards is going to restart .
When the two LED Pwr and Rdy light up,the firmware update is finished .
The mbNET.mini is now ready for operation again and can, as usual, be used.