Printer Firmware Updater (Windows) for MG5500 series

Monday, September 5th, 2016 - Firmware

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Firmware Updater (Windows) for MG5500 series

Firmware is a term often used to denote a fixed program to enable basic device operation and carry out the functions of a higher level.

There is no definite boundaries between firmware and software, as both are descriptive terms broad enough. However, the term firmware was originally created for a more directed at software level higher (Update) which can be changed at any time without having to replace components on the hardware, and firmware typically involved with low-level operations very basic without the device will actually not function.

Summary
This updater will upgrade your printer’s firmware to version 2.050.
To perform this upgrade, a USB cable and a computer are needed.

Description
Printer Update.exe: The firmware to upgrade the functions of the printer.
How To folder: Contains the manual of the firmware update procedures. Launch it from fut_upgrade.html inside the language folder.

Precaution
– A USB cable & a computer are needed to perform this upgrade.
– See the attached manual to confirm the update procedures.
– Execute updating in the environment which you log onto as a member of the Administrators group.

System Requirements
Windows 10 (32bit) Windows 10 (64bit) Windows 8.1(32bit) Windows 8.1(64bit) Windows 8(32bit) Windows 8(64bit) Windows 7(32bit) Windows 7(64bit) Windows Vista SP1 or later(32bit) Windows Vista SP1 or later(64bit) Windows XP SP3 or later

Setup
Double-click the downloaded exe. file to decompress it. Then, open the newly-created “fuu_-win-mg5500-1_0-ea7” folder. And open the language’s folder inside “How To” folder, then execute the update of the firmware based on the manual “fut_upgrade.html”.

History
[Ver.1.0] – Windows 10 has been added as a supported OS. [ROM] – This can fix the compatible problem (When the printer is in the AP mode <Access Point mode>, it is not detected by an iOS7 device.).

Software
File version: 1.0
File Size: 29 MB
File name: fuu_-win-mg5500-1_0-ea7.exe

Firmware Updater (Windows) for MG5500 series – Download

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