How to update the printer firmware - MG3520 / MG3522

Article ID: ART143774 | Date published: 05/13/2015 | Date last updated: 05/02/2019
 

Description

This article provides information on how to update the firmware for your printer via its Remote UI (this is accessed when your printer is connected to a network).

 

Solution

 Note
  • This article provides information on how to update the firmware for your printer via its Remote UI (this is accessed when your printer is connected to a network).  For instructions on updating the firmware for your printer by using a USB cable, please click here.
 

Firmware update history

Ver.1.090/ 1.091
The administrator password has become to be settable for the Remote UI.
REFERENCE
The Firmware Updater is not usable for the update to this version (ver. 1.090/1.091).
Follow the procedures for network-connected printer.

 

Ver.1.051
1. The phenomenon which the printer did not turn on in some instances has been rectified.
If the printer's firmware version is anything other than 1.041, the phenomenon does not occur.

 

Ver.1.030
1. In the previous firmware version, some of the buttons of the Remote UI with iOS7 cannot be selected.
In the updated version, this problem has been rectified.

 

Use Firmware Updater (A USB cable & a computer are needed)

In case that your printer and PC are connected via USB, you can upgrade your printer firmware by running the Printer Update Utility. Click here for more information.
 
IMPORTANT
A USB cable & a computer are needed to perform this upgrade.

 

If you have Wi-Fi environment, Using that PC or PDA, you will update the firmware via the access point or router.
The printer, access point or router, and PC or PDA should be connected as shown below.

 

(A) Internet
(B) Access point or router
(C) PC or PDA such as a smartphone
(D) Printer

 

Procedures for updating the printer firmware (for a network-connected printer /Windows XP, smartphone, or PDA)

To update the printer firmware, follow the steps below.
 
IMPORTANT
DO NOT power off the printer during the update.

 

(1) Confirm that the printer is turned on.

 

(2) Confirm that the printer is connected to the Internet.

 

(3) Load one sheet of A4 size or Letter size plain paper.

 

(4) Press and hold the Stop  button until the Alarm lamp blinks 15 times, then release the button.
Printing of the network setup information starts.
 
REFERENCE
This printout is used later in the registration process.

 

(5) Open the web browser of your PC, smartphone, or other types of PDA. In the address entry box of the browser, enter the text that you see on the printout in the "IPv4 IP Address" line.
 
 
For example, with the printout shown above, enter "http://192.168.11.3" in the box.

 

(6) The Remote UI starts and the top window is displayed.

 

(7) Select [Firmware update] and [Install update].

 

(8) When "Update succeeded" is displayed, select OK.
 

Update of the firmware is completed.
 

SIMS Doc Id

8201968700

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