about Networked Systems?
Syncro panels on a network should be installed
with the same firmware version, to ensure compatibility
and correct support of the features provided.
the Syncro network comprises of both BSI Kitemarked
panels and the older non-EN panels, then it
will be necessary to update all panels.
allow the older panels to be updated we have
a different firmware version. This firmware
version is generically referred to as "EN
compatible" and has identical functionality
to the approved firmware, but does not monitor
the display card "write enable" switch
The “EN compatible” firmware MUST
only be installed on display cards that do not
have the write enable switch fitted (up to issue
10 K6001 circuit boards).
NOTE: Very old display cards
fitted with the AMD microprocessor may occasionally
cause intermittent watchdog faults when updated.
Consideration should be given before updating
any S550 display card firmware if the AMD microprocessor