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Motion Controller Firmware

• If your MPSM V2 currently has Motion Controller v34 or higher installed then you can update to v40 firmware.
• If your MPSM V2 currently has Motion Controller v30 or lower, do NOT attempt to update to v40 firmware.
• If your MPSM V2 currently has Motion Controller versions 31, 32, or 33 please ask before updating with this firmware.
• Do NOT rename firmware.bin to update.bin

Link to V1 firmware
Link to Motion Controller V40 for MPSM V2 firmware

Motion Controller Firmware Update Procedure

  1. Download the zip file and extract the contents.
  2. Copy fcupdate.flg and update.bin (V1) or firmware.bin (V2) onto the root of the microSD card.
  3. With the MP Select Mini powered off, insert the microSD card into the microSD card slot.
  4. Turn on the MP Select Mini. Updating begins: “MP” boot logo will be displayed.
  5. When the updating procedure is complete the firmware versions will be displayed.
  6. 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)
  7. (Optional) Restore default firmware settings using M502 and save the settings to EEPROM using M500
    Need help on how to send these commands? See Sending G-code
  8. (Optional) Run PID Autotune

Trouble updating?

  • Try formatting the microSD card with
    • File system: FAT32
    • Cluster/Allocation unit size: 512 bytes
  • Try another microSD card that is 4GB or less.
  • The printer can be picky at which cards it will update from so try a few cards.
firmware/motion_controller.txt · Last modified: 2017/08/17 00:09 by Matthew Upp