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Author Topic: Should I install this firmware upgrade?  (Read 485 times)

tbnz

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Should I install this firmware upgrade?
« on: February 28, 2020, 11:46:16 PM »

My current F/W level is 1.12. I see there is a 1.14.03 Beta available. Is this safe to install?
I ask because I've just noticed the dates on my device are wrong, and it clearly doesn't know about 2020. I'm wondering whether installing this version might fix that.
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RYAT3

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Re: Should I install this firmware upgrade?
« Reply #1 on: February 29, 2020, 06:46:43 AM »

Unrelated.  Read the release notes.

https://support.dlink.com/ProductInfo.aspx?m=DCS-2330L

BETA also fixed the IR remaining on.

http://forums.dlink.com/index.php?topic=65687.0
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tbnz

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Re: Should I install this firmware upgrade?
« Reply #2 on: February 29, 2020, 10:29:44 AM »

Thanks.

Obvious follow up - how do I fix the date issue?
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RYAT3

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Re: Should I install this firmware upgrade?
« Reply #3 on: February 29, 2020, 11:42:45 AM »

Thanks.

Obvious follow up - how do I fix the date issue?

Not sure what you have done to your time,
but I would log into the camera f/w,
go to setup, time and date,
set time zone, enable auto DST,
and check synchronize with NTP server.
then save.

I have one 2330L with the original shipping f/w, and the time has always been good there.



« Last Edit: March 01, 2020, 05:13:48 AM by RYAT3 »
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tbnz

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Re: Should I install this firmware upgrade?
« Reply #4 on: February 29, 2020, 07:22:28 PM »

I'm not sure what I've done/not done, but the time seems OK now. I suspect I enabled the daylight saving option and forgot to save.
It also seems to know about 2020 now, so what happened there I don't know.
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RYAT3

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Re: Should I install this firmware upgrade?
« Reply #5 on: March 01, 2020, 05:19:55 AM »

My dnr202l went off by hours the other day. I didn't notice any other cameras off that pull time.


http://forums.dlink.com/index.php?topic=75401.0



http://forums.dlink.com/index.php?topic=75401.0
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Re: Should I install this firmware upgrade?
« Reply #6 on: March 01, 2020, 07:39:11 AM »

Does a factory reset on the DNR and setup from scratch change any thing?

My dnr202l went off by hours the other day. I didn't notice any other cameras off that pull time.


http://forums.dlink.com/index.php?topic=75401.0



http://forums.dlink.com/index.php?topic=75401.0
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Re: Should I install this firmware upgrade?
« Reply #7 on: March 01, 2020, 08:58:22 AM »

Does a factory reset on the DNR and setup from scratch change any thing?



The reboot fixed the dnr202l and it has been fine since.

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Re: Should I install this firmware upgrade?
« Reply #8 on: March 01, 2020, 09:46:15 AM »

Good solution. Glad that worked.  ;)

Wonder what makes the time get off sync though.  :-[
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