For SX-500 FIPS 140-2 version only


  • Extended ViewWindows Graphical List of network devices used for configuration of Silex Device Servers 
  • Serial Port EmulatorWindows COM port over TCP/IP emulation software with Silex Serial Device Servers
  • Update IP- Use the Update IP utility to verify your product's firmware version and upgrade to the latest version. Version 2.2.3 for Windows 2000 & XP 


  • Version 1.62 - Latest SX-500 Firmware. Includes release notes.

Unzip the file, then use the web browser interface to upgrade the firmware with the .bin file.

  • Another method is to use the TFTP command from the Command Line prompt (ie: Start>Run> then type "cmd")
    • You can upgrade the device without resetting any of the previous setting changes. Just make sure that the workstation can ping the IP address of the the print server. From there, just access the workstation’s Command (or DOS) prompt and enter this command:
    • (if the firmware file was saved in the C:temp directory)
      C:Temp>tftp –i [IP address of device] put [firmware file] access 
      Example: C:Temp>tftp –i put wpss399.bin access

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