Cable stretches when it's hot, causing more signal loss. I look forward for any input on my thread, thanks. All articles, images, logos and trademarks in this site are property of their respective owners. Firmware Updates for Seagate Products Seagate products are run by firmware. Immediately after I posted my original message, I lost my connection for about 10 seconds.
As new firmware becomes available for other products we will make note of it there. . The only problem is that there's no way I can get anyone in tech support to work with me on something like that, because it's definitely not the type of thing they have access to control. Sb5101 has a cheaper chipset even though it sounds like a higher model of the sb5100. What can you do with this PreMode modem? That's for the input, I see what you're saying. I will provide absolutely no tech support for the item. Please note that Seagate does not offer details about specific firmware.
It is to assume that you know what you are buying and how you can use it. The firmware on this modem reveals the hidden features of the modem and adds many more to it and makes a regular modem into a magical one. Additionally, a link to unsubscribe from future email advertisements is contained in each email sent. Just need to config now, do u have a tut on it as there are some bits I don't know what to tick etc. The content of this website is not supplied or reviewed by Apple Inc. As Seagate does not warrant the data on your drive, in addition to regular back-ups, your data should be backed up, if possible, before upgrading the drive firmware. Having the latest firmware can improve performance and or reliability of your product.
If newer firmware is available for your drive, it will reflect the improvements we have engineered for the latest manufacturing. Thanks in advance for your help! This situation, in part, was based on a lack of friendly firmware download tools and operating system limitations. Seagate recommends applying new firmware to enhance the performance and or reliability of your drive. Please use the following links and instructions below to determine if firmware is available for your product. Firmware updates can not be done by the end user, they must be pushed to them from the cable company. It's either a total coincidence that they're pushing updates which is the proposed theory during the 100+ weather, or the modem logs a configuration file error every time it or the medium, i.
I immediately checked the modem log with a certain expectation. Like any software, firmware is improved over time and problems are also fixed. Other than some assistance with upgrading the firmware, does anyone reading this know how to read modem logs, or even more valuable to me, know of a website that would give an explanation for each error message? If your signal levels are borderline, hot weather may be pushing the signal out of spec enough to cause you to lose connection. Probably the easiest solution is to swap the modem. This allows you to get the most out of your modem and internet connection.
Can anyone point me in the right direction? Until recently, firmware updates for typical desktop and laptop computers were difficult and somewhat risky. Maybe there is an error in the file itself? Firmware for legacy products will be the final release from manufacturing. The disconnect has no performance precursors. Further details on the use of personal data and the withdrawal procedure are set out in the. The only thing is that when it's online, it works perfectly.
If firmware is available, we recommend that you make a back up before running the actual update and that you read and follow all instructions, cautions and warnings that may be displayed. The modem seems to be getting pushed a config file that it is not able to handle which is causing your issues. Also it may very well be a firmware issue with the modem, but that is beyond your control. Please follow to read the complete disclaimer. Possibly the system is trying to give it a version meant for another model? Is it at all possible that overheating infrastructure equipment could cause the modem to misinterpret the resulting noise as an incompatible update? If you are troubleshooting a system or operating system problem, you should not consider firmware updates until after exploring more typical troubleshooting steps like file system error checking and anti-virus scanning. This situation has improved and Seagate now offers firmware updates as a routine matter for the general support of your Seagate drive.
Please note that the speed is also depend on how strong your cable signal. I've checked the modem's log and many errors are logged before and after I lose the connection, but I don't have the training to read the log. Any ideas how to stop those constant update attempts? Please check the regularly to determine if new firmware is available for your drive. It is capable of everything that the Haxorware firmware is and more. Not really sure but it does not look like it is a firmware issue at all. Whatever you can do with haxorware, you can do it with this firmware, it has all the options. Many drive families have a couple of firmware releases during the life of the product.
Worked like a treat m8, first time no problems, Big thanks m8. Firmware: This is one of the best firmwares available and can do anything and everything any other modified firmware would do and more. This website is not owned by, is not licensed by nor is a subsidiary of Apple Inc. . . . .