What steps should I take to update the firmware of your
digital camera by OLYMPUS Master/ Plus? (x-450)
Please see the following.
Here is the description of the operation in OLYMPUS Master
Plus Ver. 1.0.
To update the firmware of your digital camera,
you should meet the following conditions:
||Your computer is connected to
|| You have logged on as a user
with the administrators privileges (for Windows XP/2000
or Mac OS X).
Reminder: Please remember to remove the
card from your digital camera (for Windows XP).
Please follow the
the firmware for X-450, please make sure all the image data
stored in the internal memory is copied to the card or your
computer. The image data will be erased from the intrenal
memory by updating the firmware.
Connect the digital camera to
your computer using a USB cable.
||Be aware that you cannot
return to the previous version once the firmware is
||Make sure that the battery
level of the camera is sufficient. If not, use the AC
adapter (not supplied).
||Do not press the buttons
on the digital camera, turn off the camera, or disconnect
the USB cable from the camera during firmware update.
- From the [Online Service] menu in the [Browse]
window, select [Update Camera].
Please click [Online Service] button
in the toolbar located at the top of the window, and select
[Update Camera] from the pull-down menu.
You can also select the [Online
Service] menu from the [RAW
Development], [Screen Saver],
or [Movie Maker] window.
- Follow the instructions on the screen to access
the OLYMPUS server.
When connected to the server, the [Update
Camera] dialog box appears. Please click
- From [Selecting device], select the device to
be updated, and click the [Check for latest version] button.
If the latest version of firmware is available for
download, the list of firmware is displayed in the dialog box.
- Select the firmware to be applied, and click
If you want to check the contents of update before
downloading, select the firmware to apply, and then click [Details].
A web browser launches, and the details about the firmware are
- When the license agreement is displayed, read
the license agreement, and click [Agree].
The selected firmware is downloaded and transferred to the digital
camera. Then, the digital camera performs the update.
- When OK is displayed on the LCD display of the
digital camera, as shown on the right in the dialg box below, updating
the camera is complete. Click [Next].
- Disconnect the USB cable connecting the digital
camera and the computer.
All procedure is complete.