DeviceMaster EtherNet/IP Firmware
After programming the IP address into the DeviceMaster UP/DeviceMaster EIP, you are ready to upload or update the DeviceMaster Industrial Gateway
with the EtherNet/IP firmware.
Depending on the model you purchased, it may or may not have EtherNet/IP loaded. DeviceMaster UP models may contain SocketServer,
the default application from the factory.
DeviceMaster EIP models by default, ship with EtherNet/IP loaded. You should always verify that the latest firmware
version resides on your DeviceMaster EIP using PortVision DX.
DeviceMaster UP models that have EtherNet/IP loaded are identified in PortVision DX.
Use PortVision DX to upload the DeviceMaster firmware files or optionally,
the Firmware Uploader Utility for Linux.
of PortVision DX. Older hardware with older firmware versions are typically served better using v3.05
and newer hardware with newer firmware versions require the latest version of PortVision DX.
16-port NOT Supported
Requires Windows XP SP3 or higher
Now supports Class 1 EtherNet/IP Connections
You may need to upload the EtherNet/IP firmware on the DeviceMaster Industrial Gateway
using PortVision DX
before configuring the serial ports.
Refer to the
EtherNet/IP User Guide
for detailed information and the
EtherNet/IP Interface Configuration Quick Start
for configuration procedures.
For secure configuration procedures, see the
DeviceMaster Secure Configuration User Guide.
Bootloader is the RedBoot operating system that runs the device during the
power on phase, which then starts the default application on the DeviceMaster Industrial Gateway.
You should check the Bootloader version
and if necessary, update Bootloader.
Depending on the serial number of your DeviceMaster, you may need to use a
bootloader version due to a hardware update. You can also determine the minimum Bootloader version
using the MAC address.
You can review the firmware History file for the latest updates and enhancements.
Pepperl+Fuchs Comtrol, Inc. recommends verifying that the DeviceMaster UP contains the latest EtherNet/IP version
before configuring serial ports.
If your DeviceMaster UP model was shipped with EtherNet/IP,
you should check the firmware version and
if necessary, upload the latest version of EtherNet/IP using