Infinity - XSTIM to XSTIM Firmware Auto Update

STEP ONE: Configure AUTO UPDATE

You can configure the phone to automatically retrieve and update its software on a regular basis.

Method One - From E-Metrotel repository:

The phone needs access to the internet to retrieve from E-Metrotel's public repository. This is also the factory default setting.

  1. From the web interface, navigate to Management -> Auto Provision page.
  2. Set Upgrade Mode to HTTP.
  3. Set Firmware Server Path to repo.uc-x.org/infinity.fw
  4. Set AUTO Upgrade to Yes.
  5. Optionally modify Check for upgrade every to the desired value. (default is 10080=7 days)
  6. If you have expansion modules connected, set Upgrade EXP Firmware to Yes.
  7. Set Upgrade Check Mode to Always Check for New Firmware.
  8. Click the SaveSet button

Method Two - From UCx Server:

Configure the phone to retrieve firmware from the UCx Server:

  1. From the web interface, navigate to Management -> Auto Provision page.
  2. Set Upgrade Mode to TFTP.
  3. Set Firmware Server Path to <IP address of UCx Server>
  4. Set AUTO Upgrade to Yes.
  5. Optionally modify Check for upgrade every to the desired value. (default is 10080=7 days)
  6. If you have expansion modules connected, set Upgrade EXP Firmware to Yes.
  7. Set Upgrade Check Mode to Always Check for New Firmware.
  8. Click the SaveSet button

Install the infinity-fw-package on the UCx Server:

  1. From the UCx Web Configuration Utility, navigate to System -> Updates -> Packages page.
  2. Click on Show Filter button and search for the ucx-infinity-fw package.
  3. Install the package.
  4. Once the package is installed, the latest Infinitiy phone firmware files will be placed under the /tftproot directory. Any future UCx software updates will also update the phone firmware files.

STEP TWO: Check Firmware Version

IMPORTANT: DO NOT SKIP THS STEP. 
  1. From the web interface, navigate to the Home page.
  2. Check and take note of the XSTIM firmware version.

If XSTIM firmware version is 2.0.4.6.13 or higher:

To immediately force the firmware update, power cycle the phone or navigate to Management -> Reboot page to reboot the phone. The phone will automatically retrieve the latest XSTIM firmware from the configured server path and update the phone.

If XSTIM firmware version is earlier than 2.0.4.6.13:

Proceed with the following STEPS THREE and FOUR.

 

The following steps are required ONLY IF your XSTIM firmware version is earlier than 2.0.4.6.13.

STEP THREE: Revert to SIP

From the PHONE INTERFACE:

  1. Press and hold the Conference  key until you are prompted for the password.
  2. Enter the default password 'admin'.
  3. Navigate to AP -> Firmware Upgrade
  4. Change Firmware Mode to SIP Firmware.
  5. Press Save softkey.
  6. Exit the phone menu.
  7. Power cycle the phone.
  8. On booting up, the phone will automatically retrieve the latest SIP firmware from the E-MetroTel repository and update the phone.
  9. When the phone is idle, navigate to the Home page.
  10. Verify that the SIP firmware version is 2.0.4.4.62 or higher.

STEP FOUR: Update to XSTIM

From the PHONE INTERFACE:

  1. Press Menu softkey.
  2. Navigate to Setting -> Advanced (enter password ‘admin’) -> AP
  3. Change Firmware Mode to XSTIM Firmware.
  4. Press Save softkey.
  5. Exit the phone menu.
  6. Power cycle the phone.
  7. On booting up, the phone will automatically retrieve the latest XSTIM firmware from the E-MetroTel repository and update the phone.