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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. The USB driver link is below, along with a link to the latest user manual:

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:

  • Connect to the web-GUI 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. Note: Find the USB/IP address of the unit by selecting Config in the unit’s menu screen and then selecting Unit
  • Once connected to the web-GUI, click on the Configure button at the top of the page to open the Configure panel.
  • 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. to select it and click Open.
  • When you view the web-GUI, the name of the .bin file will appear next to the Select File button. 
  • Click the Update Firmware button.
  • The web-GUi will ask you for a password. The default 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 accessed via:  Config > Unit > Ver
  • 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)

(Please Right click the link above and select "save link as..")

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.