WAN Modem Firmware Version 03.001 ARN 01.001.24 Release Notes

Introduction

This release includes WAN Modem FW Release 03.001 ARN 01.001.24 [ph8-p_r03.001_a01.001.24.usf]

Description

Firmware 03.001 ARN 01.001.24 includes support for newer WAN modems for devices manufactured from July 2016

Contents

ph8-p_r03.001_a01.001.24.usf [WAN firmware]

PH8P_03.001_A01.001.24.apf [Airbeam package]

Device Compatibility

This software release has been approved for use with the following Symbol devices.

Device

Operating System

MC67NA Standard

Microsoft WEHH 6.5 Professional

MC67NA Base model

 

Installation Requirements

MC67NA device must contain a released version of Microsoft WEHH 6.5 Professional

Installation Instructions

This release includes WAN Modem FW Release 03.001 ARN 01.001.24 [ph8-p_r03.001_a01.001.24.usf].

Update can be done from SD Card or \Temp folder on device or with Airbeam package:

-  SD Card

    - Firmware file must be copied at the root of the SD card

    - Warm boot the device to start Firmware update

    - UI will show progress and result of firmware update

- \Temp

    - Make sure there are no Firmware files in SD card while using \Temp folder to update firmware

    - Firmware file must be manually copied to \Temp folder on device

    - Warm boot the device to start Firmware update

    - UI will show progress and result of firmware update

- Airbeam package

    - Using MSP server users can download PH8P_03.001_A01.001.24.apf

    - After the firmware file is downloaded device will be warm booted

    - UI will show progress and result of firmware update

 

Important Notes

    - If you have already downloaded update package 04.56.13/01.56.04 or older, please replace the firmware from this release

    - Please note that a firmware downgrade to earlier version than 03.001 ARN 01.001.24 is not supported & could cause damage to the WAN module

            Once the firmware is upgraded to version 03.001 ARN 01.001.24, never downgrade the firmware to earlier version

 

Users can find their existing WAN firmware version using the following registry.

     [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Symbol\WWANService]

         "Firmware Revision" = "03.001"

         "ARN Revision" = "01.001.24"

 

If you are having an older Audio profile other than 18.84.10, Audio profile can be updated by copying "aud_1884.10.prm" along with WAN firmware "ph8-p_r03.001_a01.001.24.usf" & follow the same instructions mentioned for WAN Firmware update

    The file “aud_1884.10.prm” can be found in update loader package of RevD(v 04.56.13) release

    Current Audio profile version can be found from Start->Setting->System->Phone Info->Audio: 18.84.10

Part Number and Release Date

 PH8_3_001_A0100124

Aug 09, 2016