KOS Update | :fabrik / :vier
Step 1 | Prepare USB Drive
Plug the USB stick into your Computer. Make sure it has only a single FAT/FAT32 partition and MBR.
Step 2 | Copy KOS to USB
Download KOS firmware files and extract the archive.
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- Copy the newest KOS version onto it – 2 files (1 x .upd & 1 x .bin).
- Unmount the USB drive.
Step 3 | Insert USB drive to your Device
- Insert USB drive to Front panel USB port and power on device.
- The device will constantly look for an update on the inserted USB drive and start the update process automatically. Wait until the update process is completely finished.
Since KLANG:vier has no display, the built in LED will indicate the update status. If your USB pen blocks the view on the LED, try to see the LED through the left ventilation grid. As soon as the LED turns BLUE you can restart KLANG:vier, SWITCH POWER OFF AND ON AGAIN. The LED turns purple when KLANG:vier is booted and ready for you again. See below for a details on the Status LED colors.
Step 3 | Check KOS Version
- Once the update is finished, connect with KLANG:app to your device.
- Go to Admin mode: Press and hold CONFIG for 3 seconds -> Admin.
- Check CONFIG>INFO. Check also if your KLANG:app is up-to-date. See screenshot below.
Something went wrong
KLANG:vier – LED color codes
Update is not starting
Unit does not boot
Read the following steps to convert your device to factory defaults by installing a recovery KOS via USB.