Whether installing a new system or updating your current satellite receiver, the necessary receiver-specific firmware is available for download online or through the receiver manufacturer.
Firmware options and updates are also available for download and installation to optimize performance and keep the receiver operating efficiently.
Display the Main Menu using the "MENU" button on the remote and enter your PIN if prompted; the default is 0000.
Select the "User Settings" option, choose "Factory Default - Yes" and press "OK." This is necessary only for a new setup.
Extract the firmware PGM image file from the downloaded ZIP file to the PC hard drive (. Locate the main power switch on the back of the receiver and turn the receiver OFF.
Insert the flash drive containing the PGM file in the USB port on the receiver and turn the receiver ON using the main power switch. A message will appear on the screen indicating the USB port initialization.
It is thus a requirement that you equip yourself with these basic just to be safe should your device have any manageable mechanical malfunction which you will be able to repair and thus saving you money and time.
Open an Internet Explorer window, or any other browser and go to FTA Supreme (see Resources).
Click the "Download Now" link next to the entry for your FTA receiver to download the updated BIN files.
Save the files to your "Downloads" folder or your desktop.
Plug the USB end of the drive into a port on your computer.
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