Embla Firmware Upgrade Instructions
The following instructions provide information on upgrading the firmware of
Power Embla devices including the Embla S4000, Embla S4500, Embla N7000,
and Embla S7000, and are intended for RemLogic™ and REMbrandt®
4. Select Every time I visit a webpage, and then click OK.
Log into the system with administrator privileges and have the RemLogic or
REMbrandt DataLab installation CD ready. Online access is required for
firmware version verification.
Configuring Internet Explorer
To ensure the information displayed on the Embla Communication Unit Web
page is current, configure Internet Explorer to check for updated content each
time a page is accessed. The settings can be restored following the firmware
5. Click OK to close the dialog.
To configure Internet Explorer to check for current online content:
Verifying the Firmware Version
1. Open Internet Explorer.
2. From the main menu, select Tools | Internet Options.
Verifying the current firmware version requires online access to the Embla
Communication Unit Web page. Turn on the Embla Communication Unit and
ensure the network, hardware, and subsystems are connected.
3. On the General tab, click Settings.
To verify the firmware version:
1. Do one of the following:
To verify the firmware in RemLogic:
i. In the Device Manager, right-click the appropriate Embla
device icon, and then select Properties.
3. Note the 4-digit number following the alpha-numeric string
FWCOM006. Retain this number for future reference.
ii. Retain the IP address displayed for future reference.
4. Do one of the following:
iii. Enter this IP address in Internet Explorer in the following
format XX.XX.XX.XX, and then press Enter. The Embla
Communication Unit Web page is displayed.
To verify the firmware in REMbrandt DataLab:
i. From the Windows Start menu, select Programs |
REMbrandt | Utilities | Embla CU Configuration
If this number is ≤109, contact Embla Technical Support
(firstname.lastname@example.org) for assistance.
If this number is >109, proceed with the instructions herein.
Upgrading the Firmware
Before upgrading the firmware, have the REMbrandt or RemLogic installation
disk ready and consult Configuring Internet Explorer before proceeding.
ii. In the See-You-CU dialog, click Discover.
To upgrade the firmware:
iii. Select the appropriate Embla device, and then click
Configure. The Embla Communication Unit Web page is
displayed. Retain the address of this page for future
1. Close all applications.
2. Insert the appropriate application installation disk into the CD-ROM
2. Click System Information, and then scroll to the bottom of the page.
The firmware version will be displayed following the heading Base
3. Access the Embla Communication Unit Web page. See Verifying the
Firmware Version and follow the step 1 (in accordance with the
4. Refresh the page (F5), and then click Firmware Update.
5. Click Browse.
6. Do one of the following:
To access the firmware on the RemLogic installation disk,
browse to the file path X:\ Firmware\Embla CU where X is the
To access the firmware on the REMbrandt installation disk,
browse to the file path X:\Support\Firmware\Embla CU where
X is the CD-ROM drive.
7. Select the file EMBLA-FWCOM006-0114-B1-UPDATE-TOTAL.tgz, and
then click Open.
8. In the password field enter Embla, and then click Upload Firmware.
Wait approximately 2 minutes for the upload to complete.
9. Click System Information, and then refresh the page (F5). The browser
will reload the device Web page and the System Information tab will
display the following information:
10. Close Internet Explorer.
Embla Firmware Upgrade Instructions
Applies to the Embla S4000, Embla S4500, Embla N7000, and Embla S7000.
Copyright © 2008 Embla. All rights reserved.
Issued August 2008
Document Number: D-0604-009, Revision 5.0
Document Item Number: 2800405
11001 W. 120th Ave.
Broomfield, CO 80021
Kon. Wilhelminaplein 13/2.09.05
1060 CM Amsterdam
P.O. Box 69464
Tel: +31 20 3460130
Fax: +31 20 3460121
This document may contain technical inaccuracies or typographical errors.
Embla does not accept any liability for the use or misuse, direct or indirect, of
this product. Users must accept all responsibility for any results obtained by or
concluded from the products. All clinical conclusions and decisions that are made
based on the use of this product are the responsibility of the user. Embla does
not accept any liability or responsibility for damages arising out of the use of
or inability to use this product.
RemLogic and DataLab are trademarks of Embla Systems Inc. Embla and
REMbrandt are registered trademarks of Embla Systems Inc.
Printed in the U.S.A.
For assistance, please contact Embla Technical Support (email@example.com).