1660 – ActivConnect OPS-G offline software update
ActivConnect OPS G
For ActivConnect OPS-G and ActivPanel 6 (or previous versions) only.
This article explains how to download and install ActivConnect OPS-G software updates for devices which are not connected to the internet. We recommend checking the Promethean Support home page regularly for ActivConnect OPS-G software update announcements.
Before you begin, tap Settings | About Device and ensure the model number is ACON-OPS. If so, please continue with the steps in this article.
Please note, when updating your device, this should be done using the owner profile.
Download the update on your computer
Two versions of the software are available. It is vital that you select the correct software based on the configuration of the device you are updating. Installing incorrect software could prevent applications from functioning correctly. Note these are large 500mb, downloads please ensure you have a stable internet connection.
- If you have a newly-installed ActivConnect OPS-G, or you have not installed Google Services on your device, download this file.
- If you have installed Google Services on your device, download this file.
NB: If you are on a Mac using Safari, you should ensure that your browser does not open safe files after downloading. To do this, open your browser, click the Safari menu, and then select Preferences. On the General tab, uncheck Open safe files after downloading at the bottom of the window.
Perform the update
- Download the relevant software to a USB drive. You do not need to extract the contents of the .zip file.
- Connect the USB drive to a USB port on the ActivConnect OPS-G.
- On the ActivConnect OPS-G, tap the gear icon and then tap the Update app.
- Select Local update.
- Select the USB drive.
- Select the software update .zip file you downloaded.
- The Update app will verify that the file can be used for the update. (If verification fails, please re-download the relevant software file and try again).
- Once successfully verified, select Upgrade to begin the update process.
- The device will restart. Once the update is complete, the ActivConnect OPS-G home page will be displayed.