EX-NEXT Updater, Update file Ver.2.02
EX-NEXT updater and the update file are released.
By using this updater, you can update EX-NEXT to the latest software.
Available RF modes
XT Advance mode (KR-420XT)
XT Telemetry mode (KR-420XT)
MINI-Z mode (MINI-Z EVO Receiver Unit EX-NEXT MC-8)
[Please note the following before updating.]
*When updating the Xpansion Unit to Ver. 2.00 or later, required to update the Master Unit to Ver. 2.00.01.
*When you update EX-NEXT, all MODEL data in the radio will be deleted to prepare the data environment. Before updating, use the Backup Manager for EX-NEXT to save the data to your PC. Please read the following instructions for the update procedure.
*Please pair with the receiver after updating the xpansion unit and master unit. Even if this receiver had paired with the transmitter before being updated, please pair again after updating.
Added steering/throttle dead band settings.
Fixed a minor bug.
"FUEL TIMER" has been added to the timer function.
Fixed a minor bug.
Improved communication stability.
If you update your Xpansion Unit to Ver. 2.02.00, you must also update your Master Unit to this Ver. 2.00.01.
New EX-NEXT Instruction Manual
Some parts of the EX-NEXT instruction manual have been changed according to the contents of the update file Ver.2.02.00 for Xpansion Unit. Please refer to the manual of Ver.2.02 after the update.
Necessary equipment, Products.
PC (Windows 8.1 / 10)
ICS-USB Adapter HS(No. 61028)
Please refer to this article when installing KO driver 2015 to Windows 10.
Step 1. Use the Backup Manager for EX-NEXT to save the MODEL data in EX-NEXT to your PC.
Backup Manager is software to save the data of the model memory registered in EX-NEXT to your PC. Please download the software from the following page. Refer to the manual that comes with the downloaded folder and save the backup on your PC
*EX-NEXT will reset all data after the update and prepare a new data environment. Be sure to leave a backup before proceeding with the update.
Step 2. Update the Xpansion Unit software to Ver. 2.02.00.
To update EX-NEXT, use the "Updater Software" below. Download the software from below and unzip the compressed file to the desired location. For software operating instructions, please refer to the manual that comes with the downloaded folder.
Use the updater software to write the latest update file to the Master Unit. Please download the file from the following link and unzip it.
If you restart EX-NEXT after updating the Xpansion Unit, [ALL RESET] will be executed automatically. This will set all the data in EX-NEXT to the initial values and create an environment in which the installed update file can operate. In rare cases, the screen [ALL RESET] shown in the figure below may not be displayed; if you do not execute [ALL RESET], the software cannot operate normally, so please execute [ALL RESET] manually by referring to P.47 of the "EX-NEXT Instruction Manual".
Step 3. Update Master Unit to Ver.2.00.01
Download the update file from below and unzip it. Write to EX-NEXT using the same updater software as in step 2.
Update file ( for Master unit) Ver 2.00.01
Step 4. Please pair with the receiver.
Please pair with the receiver after updating the xpansion unit and master unit.
Please refer to page 19 of the EX-NEXT instruction manual for how to pair with the receiver.
Note: Even if this receiver had paired with the transmitter before being updated, please pair again after updating.
Step 5. Use the Backup Manager for EX-NEXT to write the MODEL data saved on the PC to EX-NEXT.
This step completes the update process.
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