V2 Owners: Optional but recommended steps to format the microSD card using Windows OS
Right click the microSD card drive and then left click Format
Click the File system dropdown and select FAT32
Click the Allocation unit size dropdown and select 512 bytes
You can leave the Volume label field alone or rename if you wish
Under Format options, uncheck the Quick Format box. It is best to perform a full format to scan the card for bad sectors. NOTE: I have had some memory cards not allow me to perform a full format leaving no choice but to leave the Quick
- Format box checked.
Click Start and a WARNING window/box will pop up letting you know all data will be erased from the card. Click OK to proceed or Cancel if you need to copy the files from the card to the computer.
The formatting process begins. A full format will probably take a minute or two. A quick format should only take a few seconds to complete.
When the Format Complete box appears, click OK. Then click Close
Actual Motion Controller Firmware Update Procedure
Download the zip file and extract the contents.
Copy fcupdate.flg and update.bin(V1) / firmware.bin(V2) onto the root of the microSD card.
With the MP Select Mini powered off, insert the microSD card into the microSD card slot.
Turn on the MP Select Mini. Updating begins: “MP” boot logo will be displayed.
When the updating procedure is complete the firmware versions will be displayed.
IMPORTANT: After successfully updating, turn the MP Select Mini off, remove microSD card and delete the fcupdate.flg and update.bin/firmware.bin files. (If flashing to a different version then follow the steps below)
Optional Steps to Restore the Default Firmware Settings