PosiTest AT-A Updates

Image of the PosiTest ATA keypad with screenshot showing Package List

Locating your PosiTest AT-A's current software revisions

Select Gage Info from the Setup menu. Select Next at each screen until the following Package List appears...

See Software Revision Notes for current revision and release information.

Update Instructions

Warning: Ensure that stored readings are backed up to a computer or PosiSoft.net. The instrument will Reset after the update and ALL readings in memory will be erased.

To perform an update the instrument must be connected to an internet connected PC/Mac with PosiSoft Desktop running or a WiFi network. Users connected via WiFi can skip to Step 3.

Step 1:
USB connections only: Ensure PosiSoft Desktop (version 4.1.0 or greater) is installed and running on your PC/Mac. If you have not installed PosiSoft Desktop, it can be downloaded here. PosiSoft Desktop is not required when updating via WiFi.
Step 2:
Connect your PosiTest AT-A to the computer using the supplied USB cable.
Step 3:
Use the following steps to check for updates...
Graphic of a red triangle with an exclamation mark in the center

Note: A triangle symbol (left) indicates the gage is unable to establish the required two-way communication with the update servers, typically due to firewall settings of the connected PC or WiFi network.

Screenshot from PosiTest ATA main menu, "Connect" is selected
a) Select Connect from the instruments main menu
Screenshot from PosiTest ATA, the Connect menu is shown and "Updates" is selected
b) Next, select Updates
Screenshot from PosiTest ATA that says "Check for UPDATES, Ensure your gage is connected to PosiSoft Desktop Manager/WiFi before proceeding", "OK" is selected
c) Select OK to check for available updates
Screenshot from PosiTest ATA of the green Reset icon
d) This image will appear while the instrument checks for updates
Screenshot from PosiTest ATA, screen says "UPDATE, Select packages to install - NO UPDATES" with "OK" selected
e) If updates are available, select OK to proceed. A status bar will appear while the updates are being installed. When complete the instrument will power-down.

If no updates are available (as shown above), click OK or CANCEL to exit.

Software Revision Notes

PosiTest AT-A models - Serial Numbers: 18624 and greater
Revision
Release Date
Release Notes
8.06.86
21-Jul-2021
- Added BLE Bluetooth Smart Keyboard streaming mode
- Misc. fixes/updates
8.06.77
05-Feb-2021
- Misc. fixes/updates
8.06.76
03-Feb-2021
- Initial Release
PosiTest AT-A models - Serial Numbers: less than 18624
Revision
Release Date
Release Notes
7.03.63
01-Oct-2020
- Misc. fixes/updates
7.03.51
16-Jul-2019
- Added continuous live streaming over USB. Pressure value reported continuously throughout the pull test.
7.03.42
12-Nov-2018
- Added support for gage firmware updated when connected to PosiSoft Desktop version 4.4.1 or greater
7.03.40
27-Sep-2018
- Misc. fixes/updates
7.03.29
30-Jan-2018
- Misc. fixes/updates
7.03.28
15-Jan-2018
- Added support 64 bit WiFi passwords
- Misc. fixes/updates
7.03.25
13-Nov-2017
- Added support for 50mm x 50mm dolly
- Added keyboard stream mode
7.03.18
17-Apr-2017
- Added live transfer (stream) of readings over USB
- Chinese language updates
- misc. fixes/updates
6.00.08
03-May-2016
- Misc. fixes/updates
6.00.06
02-Dec-2015
- Initial Release
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