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Firmware Download for the ION, Si, X, and Xi Laser Tracker

Quick Steps

Click one of these links to download the latest version of the FARO Laser Tracker ION, Si, X, and Xi firmware.
 

Date Version Download
06/2011 5.4.2 Click here

Article Contents

Overview

Without the right firmware, the FARO Laser Tracker ION, V1, or V2 might not work correctly. When FARO releases new firmware or software, you may have to upgrade the firmware.

TIP: When your Laser Tracker comes back from factory servicing, the factory upgrades the firmware for you.

This 3 minute video provides a basic introduction to the FARO Laser Tracker Ion, highlighting a robotics use case.

Prepare

Please review this table before you begin to ensure your success.

Time to Complete 20 minutes
Skills Needed
  • Knowledge of Windows at the operating system level
  • General computer skills
Prerequisites
  • Internet connection
  • Computer you use with the FARO Laser Tracker
  • Storage media for saving files, such as a flash drive
Supported Software Windows 8 & 8.1, Windows 7, Windows Vista, and Windows XP with Service Pack 3
Supported Hardware FARO Laser Tracker ION, V1, V2
CAUTION: This firmware is not compatible with the Laser Tracker Vantage. Click here to download the Vantage  firmware.

Download and Save the Firmware

  1. Download the firmware.
  2. It may take a few minutes to complete the download. Do not close your browser or shut off your computer while the download is in progress.
    When the download is complete, you should see the firmware in your browser's download folder.
  3. Copy the firmware to your storage media for safe keeping.

Install the Firmware

Installation directions are included in the .zip file.

See Also

 

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