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Firmware Update Methods for SwyxPhone S315 (kb3777)

The information in this article applies to:

  • SwyxPhone S315

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Summary

This article describes the update methods for
SwyxPhone S315.


Information

The SwyxPhone S315 supports the following update methods:

  1. Manual update via phone web interface
  2. Automatic update at each boot
  3. Automatic update every night at 2:00 am

Till firmware version 6.06 (0709.31.03.0606.ba) only method 2 is
activated by default. For any future version only method 3 will
be activated by default.

Please note that a TFTP Server is required for methods 2 and 3. 

1.) Manual Update via Web Interface

1. Open a web browser, select the address bar and enter the ip address
    of your SwyxPhone S315 (e.g. http://192.168.10.155).
2. Once you press the Return key the Web Interface of the phone
    will be displayed.
3. On the left side, in the menu area, open "Management" and click on "Firmware Update". The following page will be displayed:

Manual Update via Web Interface
Manual Update via Web Interface
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4. Click on the "Browse" button and select the S315 firmware file
    you want to upload (e.g. 0709.31.03.0606.ba).
5. Afterwards, click on the "Upload" button to start the update process.
6. After about 4 -5 minutes the process should be completed.

Preconditions for the Automatic Update Methods

1. Install a TFTP Server in your network environment (e.g. tftp32).
2. Create a folder called "s315_firmware" in the
    root directory of your TFTP server.   
3. Copy the S315 firmware file (e.g. 0709.31.03.0606.ba) into this folder.
4. Create a new text file in this folder and name it "Swyx-GENERAL.cfg".   
5. Open the new file in a text editor (such as Notepad) and add the following lines:

    [fupdate]
    fupdate_image_name=<name of the S315 firmware file>


    Enter for <name of the S315 firmware file> the name of the firmware file, which is
    located in the same directory (e.g. 0709.31.03.0606.ba).

6. Save the file and close the text editor.

You need to apply the following modifications to every SwyxPhone S315
that needs to use the selected update method.


2.) Automatic Update at each boot

7. Open a web browser, select the address bar and enter the ip address
    of your SwyxPhone S315 (e.g. http://192.168.10.155).
8. Once you press the Return key the Web Interface of the phone
    will be displayed.
9. On the left side, in the menu area, open "Management" and click on "Firmware Update".
    The following page will be displayed:

Automatic update on every reboot
Automatic update on every reboot
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10. Enable the option "Firmware Update at each boot" (see red mark).
11. Click on the "Submit" button to save the changes.

3.) Automatic Update every night at 2 am

7. Open a web browser, select the address bar and enter the ip address
    of your SwyxPhone S315 (e.g. http://192.168.10.155).
8. Once you press the Rreturn key the Web Interface of the phone
    will be displayed.
9. On the left side, in the menu area, open "Management" and click on "Firmware Update".
    The following page will be displayed:

Automatic update every night at 2:00am
Automatic update every night at 2:00am
Click to enlarge...

10. Enable the option "Firmware Update Periodically" (see red mark).
11. Click on the "Submit" button to save the changes.
 


Links

As far as software supplied or used by us, includes open source elements the additional terms under https://www.swyx.com/open-source apply in addition. An overview which products from the Swyx portfolio include open source elements and which open source license is relevant can be found under https://www.swyx.com/open-source.

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