Update SkyEcho 2 Wi-Fi Firmware

Before you begin

  1.  Download the latest software for SkyEcho 2
    SkyEcho 2 v.2.13 FLARM
    2.13 Released 2/8/2019
         -Resolves Wi-Fi disconnects
         -Adds Region selection to meet requirements in either EU/UK or AUS.  EU/UK is default.
    2.10 Released 12/24/2018
         -Adds FLARM RX functionality
    

Connect to the SkyEcho 2

  1. To connect to the SkyEcho 2, power on SkyEcho 2 and join a device to the wireless network SSID named SKYECHO-XXXX using the procedure for your device. This procedure is identical to joining any other public or private Wi-Fi on your chosen device.
  2. If required, enter uavionix as the WPA password for the secure Wi-Fi network, then tap join. Note: The No Internet Connection message is normal when connected to SkyEcho 2.
  3. Open any browser on your computer/mobile device that is connected to your SkyEcho 2 via the Wi-Fi link and type 192.168.4.1 in the address bar.

The following landing page should load:

Update the Wi-Fi Firmware

While Connected to the SkyEcho Wi-Fi as directed above:

  1. Open a web browser and navigate to 192.168.4.1
  2. Click on the “Wi-Fi Version” Update Link:
  3. Select Choose File
  4. Browse to the previously downloaded file
  5. Select Open
  6. Select Update
  7. After the process completes the Wi-Fi will restart.  You may need to reconnect to the SkyEcho Wi-Fi.
  8. Verify the firmware update has completed and the new version is listed on the SkyEcho 2 status page at 192.168.4.1  The Wi-Fi firmware should report 2.13-FLARM

Additional support is available via email support:

Send an email to support@uavionix.com