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How to update your system?

Updates of your system are very simple. Download the software on an USB stick and install it on your device (with the nx interface). All updates are detailed below and ready to download.

Why update your system?

To constantly update your system is very important. Studer systems are made of very innovative technology. To insure security and to have access to all the latest functionalities of your system, make regular update. 

WHEN to Update your system?

Every time you are commissioning a new system, make sure that the devices have the latest software. We will inform about the new software updates and we recommend to keep your system up to date  

next software system update v1.0.22.0

This update focuses on stabilizing the current release, performs parameter corrections, fixes detected bugs and is mandatory for every next user.


In this software release:
- Reinforcement of warnings and error detection monitoring for ACD channels from sensor measurements
- Bit description improvement in Next3 Converter object 

Important information: This is a standard software upgrade. The system will not reset the previous configuration if the system is up to date with a software version equal or greater than V1.0.0.0. However, when updating from a previous version (v0.6.0.0 or previous) the upgrade will perform a parameter reset and the configuration assistant will guide you through the system settings. 

Please make sure that you have recorded the existing settings before performing a major system update. For information, the expert code is 187382. 

next software system update v1.0.22.0

21.09.2022. Download now! 

next software system update v1.0.20.0

This update contains important new features, parameter corrections, fixes detected bugs and is mandatory for every next user.


In addition, this software release includes the following new functionalities:
- Improved functioning with TWICE Energy batteries
- Improved detection of abnormal running conditions
- Improved remote debugging functions
- Improved batteries' adaptive SoC for backup algorithm
- Added a property to improve user control on behavior with communication batteries
- Graphical User Interface: 
    - Improved autarky and self-consumption indicators
    - Improvement of the "About" view
    - Improved graphs details for grid consumption/production
    - Fixed bugs where users could enter bad vales for some fields

Important information: This is a standard software upgrade. The system will not reset the previous configuration if the system is up to date with a software version equal or greater than V1.0.0.0. However, when updating from a previous version (v0.6.0.0 or previous) the upgrade will perform a parameter reset and the configuration assistant will guide you through the system settings. 

Please make sure that you have recorded the existing settings before performing a major system update. For information, the expert code is 187382. 

next software system update v1.0.20.0

12.08.2022.

next software system update v1.0.16.0

This update contains important new features, parameter corrections, fixes detected bugs and is mandatory for every next user.


In addition, this software release includes the following new functionalities:
- New grid code Spain+Cyprus
- New properties or reading global system configuration
- Implementation of remote entry functionality for emergency stop
- Improvement of Studer Webportal communication
- Improvement of battery settings
- Improvement of AC anti-islanding detection algorithm 
- Improvement of catalog capacities for remote debug
- Fix management of feeding power to generator AC source bug

- Fix AC source false positive warnings bug
- Graphical User Interface: 
    - Implementation of debug information functionality sent to Studer servers
    - Installation / system accessible now through the center synoptic icon
    - Fix non executed actions bug 
    - Renaming AUX relays preset with OnSource mode

Important information: This is a standard software upgrade. The system will not reset the previous configuration if the system is up to date with a software version equal or greater than V1.0.0.0. The basic code 815566 is sufficient. However, when updating from a previous version (v0.6.0.0 or previous) the upgrade will perform a parameter reset and the configuration assistant will guide you through the system settings. 

Please make sure that you have recorded the existing settings before performing a major system update. For information, the expert code is 187382. 

next software system update v1.0.16.0

27.06.2022. 

next software system update v1.0.8.0

                

This update contains important new features, parameter corrections, fixes detected bugs and is mandatory for every next user. 


In addition, this software release includes the following new functionalities:
- New battery manufacturer compatibility: Twice Energy 
- Implementation of settings for using generic Studer protocol batteries
- Implementation of End of discharge property + periodical charge to 100% for communicating batteries
- Implementation of command input functionality to disable battery charge
- Improvement of adaptive SOC for backup algorithm 
- Improvement of remote debug possibilities 
- Fix limited warning apparitions for solar over-temperature

- Fix Pylontech Batteries unneeded warning bugs
- Fix disabled grid-feeding settings bug
- Fix AUX contacts piloted by battery SOC bug
- Graphical User Interface: 
    - Implementation of mandatory grid code during the configuration assistant
    - Improvement of customization views accord to level user
    - Improvement of maximum current disabling for communicating batteries
    - Fix synoptic solar power line inactivity bug 

    - Fix time zone display during the configuration assistant bug
   - Fix command inputs display bug
   - Fix previous version incompatibility bugs

Important information:  This is a standard software upgrade. The system will not reset the previous configuration  if the system is up to date with the previous software (v1.0.0.0). The basic code 815566 is sufficient. When updating from a previous version (v0.6.0.0 or previous) the upgrade will perform a parameter reset and the configuration assistant will guide you through the system settings. In this case, the expert code 187382 is required.


next software system update v1.0.8.0

19.05.2022.

next software system update v0.6.0.0

This update contains important new features, parameter corrections, fixes detected bugs and is mandatory for every next user.


In addition, this software release includes the following new functionalities:
- New grid code support for grid connection in Austria and Belgium
- New supported communicating batteries
- Implementation of preliminary version of Modbus RTU / TCP 
- Implementation of new functionalities for piloting relays using system warnings or errors
- Improvement of lifetime for internal non-volatile memory
- Improvement of datalogging of the settings changes and clearing process for the major updates
- Improvement of default values for settings
- Improvement of the portal connection link
- Fix genset reconfiguration when user select "Grid feeding allowed" bug 
- Graphical User Interface: 
    - New languages: French, German, Italian, Spanish
    - Implementation of Autarky widget on dashboard view
    - Improvement of errors and warnings 
    - Improvement of labels and descriptions in objects and properties
    - Improvement of new GUID insertion method 
    - Fix nx interface connection to web portal bug

Important information: This is a standard software upgrade. The system will not reset the previous configuration if the system is up to date with the previous software (v0.5.10.0). When updating from a previous version (v0.4.0.0 or previous) the upgrade will perform a parameter reset and the configuration assistant will guide you through the system settings. 

Please make sure that you have recorded the existing settings before performing a major system update. For information, the expert code is 187382. 

next software system update v0.6.0.0

06.04.2022

next software system update v0.5.10.0

This update contains important security corrections, fixes detected bugs and is mandatory for every next user.

In addition, this software release includes the following new functionalities:
- Major software upgrades are only available at expert or higher level. Basic users can’t launch a major software update requiring to restart system configuration
- Configuration assistant will appear automatically after a major software update
- Fix restart bug after some major software upgrades 

- Implementation of line to line voltages in addition to phase to line voltage for grid code management and overload detection. 
- Improvement in priority configuration between AC sources
- Improvement in defective AC relay detection 
- Various GUI improvements: views improvement, fix bugs in «Installation configuration», «Installation settings» and «Datalog» menus.  
- New CSV file datalog export option for more than 7 days 
- Fix datalog import and CSV files export bug
- New restart installation and graphic interface button (in Installation settings menu)   

Important information: This is a standard software upgrade. The system will not reset the previous configuration if the system is up to date with the previous software (v0.5.0.0). When updating from a previous version (v0.4.0.0 or previous) the upgrade will perform a  system restart and the configuration assistant will guide you through the system settings. 
Please make sure that you have recorded the existing settings before performing a major  system update. For information, the expert code is 187382.

next software system update v0.5.10

26.01.2022

next software system update v0.5.0.0 

This update contains important security corrections, fixes detected bugs and is mandatory for every next user.
In addition, this software release includes the following new functionalities:


- New configuration preset for auxiliary contacts allowing the control of an external bypass relay
- New GridCode norms implemented (external certificate ongoing): Europe (EN-50549-1), Germany (VDE-AR-N 4105), Belgium (C10/11 Synergrid), Austria (TOR Erzeuger Typ A)
- Improvement in battery profiles management 

- Implementation of periodic equalisation option for lead-acid batteries
- Offsets compensation for inverter current and external magnetic field
- Fix display AC flex power in FlexLoads mode
- Improve navigation in synoptic screen
- Add further description for error messages
- Partial integration of French navigation layer
- Improvement in installation configuration’s system resume  
- Improvement of screen lists, addition of themes

Important information:  This is a major software upgrade. The system will reset the previous configuration. When restarting the system, the configuration assistant will guide you through the system settings. Please make sure that you have recorded the existing settings before performing the system update. For information, the expert code is 187382.

NEXT SOFTWARE SYSTEM UPDATE V0.5.0.0

10.12.2021