Updater Firmware (Mar. 2004)

This firmware release has the following changes

  1. Allows an Updater to load console firmware into all versions of Vantage Pro. Prior to this release of Updater code a rev A Updater could only update Vantage Pro consoles manufactured prior to March 2003

NOTE: This is not Vantage Pro console firmware and should not be used to upgrade your Vantage Pro console firmware.

Required: To use this file you will need at least two Davis Firmware Updaters (Davis #6311).

Vantage Pro Console Firmware (Spanish, 7/25/2002)

This is a version of Vantage Pro firmware that will display text in Spanish.

This zip file contains 4 files.

  1. flash.bin – Firmware release
  2. updater.exe – Program required to load firmware into the Davis Updater (Davis #6311)
  3. Vantage Console Firmware Release History.doc – details on each firmware revision
  4. vp_updater.pdf – Instructions (see Section 2: Advanced Operations)

Required: To use these files you will need a Davis Vantage Pro console and a Davis Firmware Updater (Davis #6311).

Vantage Pro Console Firmware (Nov. 2006)

Version History

Firmware version Nov 20, 2006

  1. Now supports new daylight savings time dates
  2. External software can now detect if the console is on daylight savings time or not when in “auto detect” mode
  3. Fixed non flashing graph point. (last dot)

Firmware version Mar 30, 2004

  1. Fixes RF range and performance issues in a small percentage of consoles manufactured between March 2003 and March 2004. This was caused by different wakeup characteristics of the newer microprocessor and a variance in receiver chips

This zip file contains 4 files.

  1. flash.bin – Firmware release
  2. updater.exe – Program required to load firmware into the Davis Updater (Davis #6311)
  3. Vantage Console Firmware Release History.doc – details on each firmware revision
  4. vp_updater.pdf – Instructions (see Section 2: Advanced Operations)

Required: To use these files you will need a Davis Vantage Pro console and a Davis Vantage Pro Firmware Updater (Davis #6311VP1).

Weather Envoy Firmware

NOTE: This firmware is only for a Vantage Pro Wireless Weather Envoy (Davis #6314, #6314C).

Version History

Firmware version Nov 20, 2006

  1. Now supports new daylight savings time dates
  2. External software can now detect if the console is on daylight savings time or not when in “auto detect” mode

Firmware version Mar 30, 2004

  1. Fixes RF range and performance issues in a small percentage of consoles manufactured between March 2003 and March 2004. This was caused by different wakeup characteristics of the newer microprocessor and a variance in receiver chips

This zip file contains 4 files.

  1. flash.bin – Firmware release
  2. updater.exe – Program required to load firmware into the Davis Updater (Davis #6311)
  3. Vantage Console Firmware Release History.doc – details on each firmware revision
  4. vp_updater.pdf – Instructions (see Section 2: Advanced Operations)

Required: To use these files you will need a Davis Weather Envoy and a Davis Vantage Pro Firmware Updater (Davis #6311VP1).