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Current Bridge-IT Firmware Version


To perform a firmware upgrade of your Bridge-IT codec you need to download the latest firmware to your PC and connect your codec to your PC in order to open the Toolbox web-GUI for your codec. The web-GUI is used to perform the firmware upgrade from within the System panel. (This process has been tested using MS Internet Explorer and Mozilla Firefox.) You can upgrade a Bridge-IT codec via IP or USB.

Bridge-IT USB Driver (25 KB) Note: this driver is required only for Microsoft® Windows® XP and below

Click to Download the Bridge-IT IP Codec User Manual (TLB5100ED and TLB5100PRO)

Click to view a summary of Bridge-IT Codec Firmware Release Notes

Upgrading Firmware

Note: Java will need to be installed on your computer prior to connecting. To upgrade your unit:

  1. Connect to the web-GUI using the web-based Toolbox; Open a web browser and type the USB/IP Address of the codec into the browser. Note: To find the USB/IP address of the unit select Config > Unit via the LCD screen.
  2. Once connected to the web-GUI, click on the Configure button at the top of the page to open the Configure panel.
  3. Click on Firmware in the System panel.
  4. Click the radio button next to Update from a selected file and the click the Select File button.
  5. An Open dialog box will launch.  Navigate to the location where you previously saved the .bin file. to select it and click Open.
  6. When you view the web-GUI, the name of the .bin file will appear next to the Select File button. 
  7. Click the Update Firmware button.
  8. The web-GUi will ask you for a password. The default Password is password.
  9. At the completion of the upgrade, the codec will reboot and the new firmware version will be listed in the Unit menu option accessed via:  Config > Unit > Ver
  10. Alternatively, the firmware version can be confirmed on the web-GUI Help panel by clicking the Help button at the top of the web-GUI screen.

Model  

Current Firmware Version

Release Date 

Bridge-IT

Firmware v1.12.14 (32.7 MB)

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Note: the default web-GUI password is password

Customers experiencing Java issues accessing the web GUI can download a standalone non-browser GUI application. Read here for more.

5th Feb 2014

Installing Licence Files into Bridge-IT IP Codecs

Options such as AAC, apt-X Enhanced audio coding, multicasting/multiple unicasting and the extended product warranty are provided to Bridge-IT customers via licence files.

If you want to install licence files into your Bridge-IT codec, click How do I install licence files in my Bridge-IT codec? for more information.

  • Connect to the webgui using the web based toolbox.
    • Open a web browser.  (This process has been tested using MS Internet Explorer and Mozilla Firefox.) 
    • Type the USB/IP Address of the Bridge-IT in the Address line of the browser window.  
      • **Find the USB/IP address of the unit by selecting Config in the unit’s menu screen and the selecting Unit**
  • Once connected to the webgui, click on the ‘System’ tab at the top of the page.
  • Click on ‘Firmware’ in the ‘System’ panel.
  • Click the radio button next to ‘Update from a selected file’ and the click the ‘Select File’ button.
  • An ‘Open’ dialog box will launch.  Navigate to the location where you previously saved the .bin file.  Highlight it and click ‘Open’ button.
  • You will return to the webgui, the name of the .bin file will appear next to the ‘Select File’ button.  Click ‘Update Firmware’ button.
  • The Webgui will ask you for a password. The Password is password.
  • At the completion of the upgrade, the codec will reboot and the new firmware version will be listed in the unit menu option:  Config – Unit – Ver
  • Alternatively, the firmware version can be confirmed on the webgui ‘Help’ panel by clicking the ‘Help’ button.
  • Connect to the webgui using the web based toolbox.
  • Open a web browser.  (This process has been tested using MS Internet Explorer and Mozilla Firefox.) 
  • Type the USB/IP Address of the Bridge-IT in the Address line of the browser window.  
    • **Find the USB/IP address of the unit by selecting Config in the unit’s menu screen and the selecting Unit**
  • Once connected to the webgui, click on the ‘System’ tab at the top of the page.
  • Click on ‘Firmware’ in the ‘System’ panel.
  • Click the radio button next to ‘Update from a selected file’ and the click the ‘Select File’ button.
  • An ‘Open’ dialog box will launch.  Navigate to the location where you previously saved the .bin file.  Highlight it and click ‘Open’ button.
  • You will return to the webgui, the name of the .bin file will appear next to the ‘Select File’ button.  Click ‘Update Firmware’ button.
  • The Webgui will ask you for a password. The Password is password.
  • At the completion of the upgrade, the codec will reboot and the new firmware version will be listed in the unit menu option:  Config – Unit – Ver
  • Alternatively, the firmware version can be confirmed on the webgui ‘Help’ panel by clicking the ‘Help’ button.