The Smart Home Configurator always checks for any new versions of the application at launch. If a newer version is available, a relevant notification will show in the top right corner.
In order to download a new version of the configurator, go to www.cloud.ampio.com and log into your account with installer permissions. The new version of the application is available under Installer -> Downloads -> System configurator.
Open the downloaded file and install the software. If the configurator was previously installed, you will not need to install a program selector driver.
If your Smart Home Configurator shows a package icon in the module’s row. It means that new software can be installed in the module.
The update can be done by right-clicking on the selected device and choosing Upgrade only this device. There is also a possibility of installing updates in multiple devices by selecting the right option from the drop-down menu.
If a situation occurs when you will need to install an older version of the module’s software, it is also possible. You can do that by going to Device->Update.
The next step is to find the desired update file in the computer’s storage.
The process of updating the module’s software can also be performed in Smart Home Manager. To do that, select the option Update for a selected module and then choose the correct file from your hard drive.
The process of installing a new system image on M-SERV family modules is described in the following article:
The majority of functionalities in Ampio UNI are automatically updated. On top of that, there is also a possibility of checking the updates of the application’s manual part saved on the server, and the part that lives in your smartphone. To find out if there are any updates available, go to Account in your mobile application.
Then, click on Installed versions.
In this place, you can also find test versions of the application to download.
If the server is rebooted within 10 minutes from installing the test version, the update will not be permanently saved.
The Ampio UNI app also allows you to update the MQTT bridge. This can be achieved by going to Account and then Diagnostics (logged in as admin). If a new version gets released, an appropriate notification with a description of the update procedure will be displayed.
In order to check the availability of Node-RED updates, or updates specifically in the Ampio library in Node-RED, you will first need to log into the Node-RED interface (normally available at: adresIP:1880). Then, go to Menu and select Manage palette.
If there is an option update to x.y.z shown by the name of the library, where x.y.z is a new software version, select it to update the software.
After a successful update, the Ampio server must be restarted to implement the changes.