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#1 orangeusa

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Posted 13 August 2019 - 09:52 PM

Sorry, but I am trying to update 2 handsets (one is a 22E - no kidding). 

 

I downloaded the Autostar updater 6.1 and it can't find the firmware... Went to Meade website, found link and keep getting 404. So odd...

 

1. Will 6.1 update older Autostars (497) ?

2. Does anybody have a link to most recent Autostar firmware? 

 

The updater I downloaded DOES see my handset, but source of firmware - doesn't seem to find the file, when you select Web as the source, it can'f find the website...

 

I have done this years ago and had none of these issues...

 

Thanks for your patience... 



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Posted 13 August 2019 - 10:46 PM

Gday orangeusa

No idea whats going on with the Meade site, but i suggest you use the freeware StarPatch loader instead.

http://www.stargps.ca/downloads.htm

You get the latest patches for the last known known stable rom ( 43Eg)

and this includes a lot of bug fixes ( incl the GPS rollover bug ) as well as a lot of enhancements,

Andrew Johansen Melbourne Australia


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#3 orangeusa

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Posted 14 August 2019 - 11:41 AM

Thanks so much Andew  !! 




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